Ralph Reed’s forces target Kasim Reed on fire chief

8:55 am Dec. 19, 2014

The Faith and Freedom Coalition, the Duluth-based grassroots conservative group launched by former Christian Coalition head Ralph Reed, is urging its members to bombard Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed on the topic of fire chief Kelvin

Democrat wants Georgia to formally apologize for slavery

6:00 am Dec. 9, 2014

A Democratic lawmaker is set to propose that Georgia adopt a resolution formally apologizing for slavery and segregation-era laws that left an “unbearable” legacy for blacks in the state.

State Rep. Tyrone Brooks, D-Atlanta, sent over a

Court ruling deals blow to welfare drug-testing law

7:07 pm Dec. 3, 2014

An Atlanta federal appeals court struck down a Florida law mandating the blanket drug-testing of all welfare recipients, raising fresh legal doubts about a similar Georgia law.

A three-judge panel for the 11th Circuit Court of