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Anti-Trump protesters pack Perdue, Isakson event

6:00 am Feb. 10, 2017

 Greensboro, Ga. – The protests that have rocked Republican events across the nation arrived in Georgia on Friday when Donald Trump opponents turned a mundane “mobile office hours” with aides to three GOP lawmakers into

Bernie Sanders to speak at Atlanta’s MLK tribute

6:00 am Jan. 12, 2017

The Martin Luther King Jr. commemorative service has long been a favorite stop for politicians. But this year’s event, coming just days before Donald Trump’s inauguration, will feature an extra infusion of politics.

Vermont Sen. Bernie