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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce gave him the award Tuesday.
Source: Forsyth News
1st Congressional District candidate catches heat over terrorism comment
Congressional hopeful Bob Johnson admits to a case of foot-in-mouth disease in the wake of comments he made in a video that surfaced recently.
Source: Savannah Morning News
Political Notebook, Gwinnett: John Linder endorses Jack Kingston, Donna Sheldon for 2014 GOP primary
“John Linder has faded from the Gwinnett political scene since his retirement from Congress in 2010. But with some highly contested GOP races on the 2014 primary ballot, the FairTax author has re-emerged to give people tips on how he would vote.”
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post
Political Insider: How plans for revamped Turner Field play into statehouse overhaul
“The redevelopment of Turner Field into a mixed-use project with a new Georgia State University stadium and student housing could also signal the next phase in the famed friendship between Gov. Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.”
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Seven candidates await Georgia federal judicial confirmation
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution/subscription
Flowers Food’s PAC the top Republican donator as a company
The political action committee of Flowers Foods has given more than 99 percent of its political contributions since 1979 to Republicans.
Source: New York Times