Gold Dome Update: Week Two

Legislators returned to work Tuesday after a long weekend celebrating the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Although winter weather threatened to hinder the work being done at the Capitol this week, it didn’t stop us from successfully reviewing the proposed state budget and conducting business as usual. We have been busy…


Gold Dome Update: Week One

There has been no shortage of action this week as the Georgia General Assembly convened under the Gold Dome for the start of the 2016 legislative session. Both the Senate and the House of Representatives gathered in their respective chambers to begin doing the work of the people in what is expected to be a…


MARTA Expansion North & The Red Herrings

I am baffled and amazed at the lack of facts and logic used to support issues. Often, these issues are being justified by something I like to refer to as a red herring. A red herring is something that misleads or distracts from a relevant or important issue. They are typically used as part of…