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Casey Cagle unleashes a new book on education

12:31 pm Sep. 27, 2016

“Education Unleashed.”

That’s not the code-name for a mass invasion of teachers. It’s the title of a 160-page book authored by Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle that’s out next week.

The summary promises it will be about

The exodus from Jim Barksdale’s Senate campaign continues

8:30 am Sep. 27, 2016

The exodus from Democrat Jim Barksdale’s Senate campaign hasn’t ended yet.

We’ve gotten word that two more senior staffers are no longer with the campaign: Communications Director Emily Oh and Political Director Lacey Morrison.

Their departure comes shortly after Barksdale

Top Perdue ally eyes race for Georgia GOP chair

6:00 am Sep. 19, 2016

Veteran GOP strategist and lobbyist John Watson said he is considering a run to be the Georgia GOP’s next chair, suggesting he will join what will likely be a crowded field hoping to lead the