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Kait Parker/The Weather Channel

Atlanta-based Weather Channel takes on Breitbart over global warming

9:24 am Dec. 7, 2016

The Weather Channel is going to the mattresses over Breitbart.com’s use of one of its reports to suggest that climate change isn’t real.

Meteorologist Kait Parker in particular is peeved that the conservative news-and-opinion platform, which now has close links to the Donald Trump administration, used her face to spread the misinformation. Watch here:

From the Weather Channel website:

Global warming is not expected to end anytime soon, despite what Breitbart.com

Elevators close on Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., as he arrived at Trump Tower on Wednesday. AP/Carolyn Kaster

When Tom Price dabbled with something like Obamacare

9:11 am Dec. 2, 2016

Former Georgia Democratic operative Liz Flowers points us to an experimental period in the life of Tom Price, now President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Price now

David Perdue is off to Trump Tower on Friday

12:20 pm Dec. 1, 2016

U.S. Sen. David Perdue will become the latest Georgia Republican to journey to Trump Tower and meet with the president-elect’s team.

The freshman senator’s office confirmed Perdue was trekking to New York on Friday.

“As a fellow