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

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

Deal outlines two paths to medical marijuana in Georgia

2:20 pm Apr. 10, 2014

Medical marijuana won’t be legalized in Georgia any time soon. But Gov. Nathan Deal outlined two plans to begin moving that way ahead of next year’s legislative session.

The first option would involve the expanded use of clinical trials for children with epileptic disorders through a private drugmaker, GW Pharmaceuticals, and Georgia Regents University.  The second would bring a state clinical trial led by Georgia Regents using cannabis oil obtained