Ex-Republican named head of Common Cause of Georgia

9:29 am Jun. 2, 2015

You could say Common Cause of Georgia is doubling down. The nonprofit was accused last month of purging itself of conservative-leaning members. Now the His new digs are one floor below Saxby Chambliss’ former home and

Dublin and the disappearance of ‘loyal opposition’ politics

5:29 pm Apr. 29, 2015

On Monday, the Dublin city school system announced it had removed art teacher Nancy Perry from her middle school classroom. She will retire at the end of the school year.

Two months earlier, the teacher had informed one of her students, a 13-year-old black youth, that President Barack Obama was no Christian, and neither was anyone who supported him.

Perry’s husband Bill sat in at the resulting parent-teacher conference. Bill Perry is

Rand Paul takes a step toward gay marriage

9:30 am Apr. 13, 2015

The “civil union” approach now sounds a bit dated, but U.S. Sen. Rand Paul on Sunday became – so far as we can tell — the first GOP presidential candidate to express some acceptance of