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State Sen. Mike Dugan has introduced legislation that would allow anyone in the state to wish another “Merry Christmas” without fear of legal retribution.
Source: Carrollton Times-Georgian
North Georgia becomes key battleground in Senate GOP primary
The 9th Congressional District and the nearby 14th district are considered the heart of the GOP in Georgia and will be key battlegrounds in a fiercely contested Republican primary next year for an open U.S. Senate seat, a race that will be watched nationally as Democrats look to thwart efforts by Republicans to take control of the Senate.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald/Saturday
Legislators offer incentives to put EpiPens in schools
Recent legislation signed into law in Washington is designed for school districts like Gwinnett County Public Schools to review their policies about food allergies and stocking Epinephrine.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post/weekend
Jason Carter makes last-minute campaign stop in Athens
Jason Carter, a Democrat running for governor, described the state as being “hamstrung” by politics in matters of public health and health education. He also billed himself as a conservative Democrat who believes in small government.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald/Sunday
Political Insider: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford at Falcons-Bills game
“On Sunday, Matt Ryan & Co. provided no solace for those in desperate need of substance abuse counseling.”
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution