Donald Trump makes his Atlanta debut Oct. 10

9:23 pm Oct. 2, 2015

The Donald Trump show is coming to metro Atlanta.

The billionaire Republican presidential front-runner has officially scheduled an event at the North Atlanta Trade Center in Norcross on Oct. 10, a week from Saturday. The event begins at noon.


John Lewis is running for re-election in 2016

6:00 am Oct. 1, 2015

WASHINGTON — The longest-serving member of the Georgia delegation, Atlanta Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis, will seek a 16th term next year, Lewis told the AJC.

Candidate qualifying is not until March but this is the time of

Planned Parenthood shutdown averted: How Georgia voted

5:13 pm Sep. 30, 2015

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a bill this afternoon to keep the federal government open until Dec. 11, extending current spending plans — including for Planned Parenthood.

The 277-151 vote follows the Senate’s 78-20 vote this