There was at least one bill which, THANKFULLY, didn’t go through: HB 463, which would have barred the Secretary of State from sending absentee ballot application forms in future elections as was done for the June 9 primary. This bill died before it …

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Sine Die FINALLY happened on Friday, and wow do we have doozy of a summary to tell you! First, the good news: The General Assembly has passed, and Brian Kemp has signed, HB 426, Georgia’s first hate crimes law in 16 years. …

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We affirm that Black Lives Matter, that structural inequalities in our city, state and country have not received the sort of policy or practice which affirms the value of Black lives, and commit ourselves to fighting institutional and structural racism in Columbus. We also call for …

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MCDC Chair Laura Walker hosts a forum for Columbus City Council District 4 candidates Elaine Gillespie and Toyia Tucker. Both are running for an open seat vacated in 2019 by Evelyn Turner-Pugh and held by Valerie Thompson, who is serving …

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MCDC Chair Laura Walker moderates a candidate forum for Muscogee County School Board between District 7 incumbent Cathy Williams, District 3 challenger Sherrie Aaron and District 7 challenger Rev. Walter Taylor. District 3 incumbent Vanessa Jackson was unable to attend …

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