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  1. EDITORIAL: Managed lanes need to reach CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MDJonline.com

    ... built in the heart of Cumberland while the 30-mile road project is still under construction. A month after Gov. Nathan Deal presided over the September 2014 groundbreaking of the $834 million project - the most expensive transportation project in ...

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  2. Mayor, Council members react to new council appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MDJonline.com

    ... city of Marietta, Georgia's governor on Thursday appointed a resident to fill a vacant City Council seat. Gov. Nathan Deal issued an executive order Thursday, making the appointment of Ruben Sands as the temporary replacement to the Ward 5 City ...

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  3. Athens area groups receive AmeriCorps grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Extra Special People, Action Ministries and University of Georgia are a few of a handful of Georgia organizations that will receive a grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced recently. "Communities need a broad range of assets to stay healthy, support job growth and compete in our global economy," said Deal.

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  4. July declared 'Re-Entry Awareness Month' to help those with criminal backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WALB-TV Albany

    Finding your footing in society can be tough for anyone, and it could be even tougher for those with a criminal background. Governor Nathan Deal has declared July as "Re-Entry Awareness Month."

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  5. Google goes greener: How AI helps Google conserve energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announces a $300 million expansion of Google's data center operations in Lithia Springs, Ga., June 2, 2015. Korean grandmaster Lee Sedo suffered defeat in Go - a 2,500 year old game exponentially more complicated than chess - at the hands of Google's Artificial Intelligence program in March.

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  6. Georgia Lottery transfers record-breaking $1.097B to educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lottery Post

    ... funded by the lottery continue to lay the groundwork for Georgia's evolving and growing workforce," Gov. Nathan Deal said. "FY 2016's record-breaking profits will continue to help each child in Georgia attain a quality education from start to ...

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  7. Governor makes appointment to Marietta City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | MDJonline.com

    In a letter emailed to City Council members and city staff Wednesday, Mayor Steve Tumlin announced that Ruben Sands had been appointed to the Ward 5 council seat by Gov. Nathan Deal.

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  8. St. Brigid's Vietnam Era vets get state's thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | John's Creek Herald

    Viet Nam Era veterans await their presentation of Gov. Nathan Deal's proclamation commemorating their service to the nation on the 50th anniversary of the United States official participation in the Vietnam War. All who wore the uniform at any time between 1955 and 1975 are eligible to be so honored.

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  9. Georgia editorial roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... of expansion in Georgia say cost is their main concern. In his State of the State speech in January, Gov. Nathan Deal, a Republican, said expansion would have cost Georgia more than $200 million in the fiscal 2017 budget. "That number would only ...

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  10. GA lottery transfers $1B to educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... funded by the lottery continue to lay the groundwork for Georgia's evolving and growing workforce," Gov. Nathan Deal said. "FY 2016's record-breaking profits will continue to help each child in Georgia attain a quality education from start to ...

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  11. Revenue increase approaches $1BRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Effingham Herald

    June state revenues of $1.9 billion capped an incredible year for Georgia with total collections over $20.8 billion. June was a positive month, even excepting fuel taxes/fees, gaining 0.7 percent despite over $109 million in refunds going out to individual income tax payers.

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  12. Georgia's top judge plans to leave the state's highest courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Times

    Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Hugh Thompson, who is 73, announced his decision in a news release Tuesday. Gov. Nathan Deal will be responsible for appointing his replacement.

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  13. Former DeKalb official, businessman indicted on theft ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Cross Roads News

    ... to defraud involving a check made out to Lee May who was district 5 county commissioner at the time. Gov. Nathan Deal appointed May Interim CEO in June 2013 when CEO Burrell Ellis was indicted on corruption charges. Businessman Doug Cotter is facing ...

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  14. Georgia Supreme Court's chief justice stepping down in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Hugh P. Thompson announced today that he will leave the court in early January after the swearing in of a new chief justice, giving Gov. Nathan Deal the opportunity to appoint another justice to the state's highest court. "Our court is undergoing significant change," Thompson, 73, whose four-year term as chief justice ends in August 2017, said in a news release from the Supreme Court of Georgia.

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  15. At RNC forum, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin blames media for "fomenting" animosity toward...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... forum, which was held at the Great Lakes Science Center and included Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin and Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal. The forum was co-sponsored by GOPAC, a Republican political action committee. "The big thing is to make sure peoples' rights ...

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  16. Chief Justice Thompson will leave Ga. Supreme Court in early January 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Rome News

    ... Court of Georgia in early January 2017 after the swearing in of a new Chief Justice. That means that Gov. Nathan Deal will have the opportunity to appoint another justice to the state's highest court. "Our Court is undergoing significant change," ...

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  17. EMCs bring issue of line worker safety to General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Griffin Daily News

    ... public safety and transportation personnel who will be better protected under a new law signed by Gov. Nathan Deal on April 19. House Bill 767, the "Move Over for Linemen" legislation, requires any motorist approaching utility linemen at an active ...

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  18. In debate over Medicaid expansion, focus on what's best for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | SavannahNow

    ... of expansion in Georgia say cost is their main concern. In his State of the State speech in January, Gov. Nathan Deal, a Republican, said expansion would have cost Georgia more than $200 million in the fiscal 2017 budget. "That number would only ...

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  19. Tom Barton: Gov. Deal's Parole Board dumping slime balls on SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | SavannahNow

    While Metro Police Chief Joseph Lumpkin and Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap are doing their best to restore public safety in Savannah, which is suffering yet again from another outbreak of violent crime, it may be up to State Rep. Ron Stephens, R-Savannah, and the rest of Chatham County's legislative delegation to protect local residents from Gov. Nathan Deal's appointed state Board of Pardons and Paroles, which seems intent on releasing some of Georgia's worst criminal slimeballs to again prey on helpless Savannah-area citizens. The five members of this highly secretive and protective board have one of the cushiest jobs in state government.

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  20. Does Disney's new luxury hotel really need a public subsidy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... for the next 20 years. The Walt Disney Co. this week joined a growing chorus of businesses urging Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal to veto a bill that would sanction discrimination against gays and lesbians. But Disney went a step further, warning that it ...

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