Landfill Expansion Sparks Twiggs Recall

Aug 25, 2010 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: 13WMAZ-TV

A landfill controversy and an emerging recall effort dotted Twiggs County's political landscape Wednesday.

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Macon, GA

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Judge it!
Aug 26, 2010
you all are the laughing stock of the middle ga area. I wonder how many of you even finished the 9th grade. Your a typical podunk redneck town. Quit embarrassing the rest of us proud GA people...
Swift Justice

Cumming, GA

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Aug 29, 2010
Hey there! Listen up!! This is what Fat Albert won't tall you on his Talkback rag!!!
Some of the most common criticisms of recall are as follows:
+ Because the election that follows a successful recall petition drive is a special election, the
process can be costly for the government entity required to foot the bill.
+ The threat of recall may intimidate elected officials, thereby affecting their independence and
the exercise of sound judgment on issues of public policy.
+Recall can be used for retribution against public officials who make wise, yet politically
unpopular, decisions.
+ Recall undermines representative government and destabilizes the political process by making
them subject to the momentary whim of single-issue agitators

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