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  1. My View: Oregon needs to get a better attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... find the best method to achieve it. Second attitude: 'Restricting access to health care reduces costs.' Gov. Nathan Deal of Georgia advocates closing emergency rooms to people who can't pay, thus saving money for taxpayers. This radical proposition ...

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  2. Forsyth resident gets pioneer teaching fellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    Crispin Stromberg and 35 other people were named as the first Woodrow Wilson Georgia Teaching Fellows, a competitive program that recruited both recent graduates and career changers with strong backgrounds in the fields of STEM, or science, technology, engineering and mathematics. In a recent ceremony for the group, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal described schools as "our most strategic investment in the future."

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  3. Presentation will honor Vietnam veterans Thursday in OakwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times

    Earlier this year, Gov. Nathan Deal unveiled the Certificate of Honor Program to recognize the state's Vietnam War veterans. It is a certificate thanking only those veterans that actually served with "boots on the ground" in Vietnam.

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  4. FPCA valedictorian attends receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    First Presbyterian Christian Academy valedictorian Sarah McPherson stands between Georgia first lady Sandra Deal and Gov. Nathan Deal during a reception for valedictorians June 6 in Atlanta. Sarah McPherson, First Presbyterian Christian Academy's Class of 2015 valedictorian, attended a reception hosted by Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and first lady Sandra Deal to honor the state's 2015 valedictorians June 6 at the governor's mansion in Atlanta.

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  5. MGM Resorts To Build Atlanta Casino?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSTR-FM Atlanta

    ... we may be waiting a while for the tables to arrive Casino gambling is currently illegal in Georgia, and Gov. Nathan Deal has said he won't approve it while he's in office. Also, an MGM Resorts spokesman said it's still too early to tell, "Any ...

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  6. How Some States Are Trying To Fix Their Crumbling InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    FEBRUARY 11: Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal answers questions from the media during a news conference at the Capitol building on February 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. An ice storm warning has been issued for the area through Thursday, with storms tonight expected to result in heavy ice accumulation.

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  7. St. Mary's, Medical Partnership welcome first residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... care by attracting a new generation of primary care physicians to our region." "We appreciate all that Gov. Nathan Deal, the legislature, the Board of Regents, and the leadership of GRU and UGA have done to make this program possible," said Dr. ...

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  8. Confederate flag flying stirs reactions in local residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    ... state holiday. "... We are proceeding to look at maybe a revisiting of the design on the Confederate tag," Gov. Nathan Deal said last week after a ceremony at Kipper Tool Co. in Gainesville. The Georgia Department of Revenue has issued a moratorium ...

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  9. Opportunities grow in Georgia to work in film industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times-Herald

    ... "So many projects are coming here that have come close to outstripping our ability to deal with them." Governor Nathan Deal recently addressed the need with the establishment of the High Impact Careers Initiative, through which the state's higher ...

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  10. Forsyth County business disputes stiff penalty for 1-cent tax errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Forsyth County News

    ... $800, that's a first." Statham has expressed his displeasure in letters to both the revenue department and Gov. Nathan Deal, but as of last week had not heard from either. "I have sent them back a protest, which is my right to do, and I've received ...

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  11. Vox Populi: 'God rest your soul, Robert Espinoza!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SavannahNow

    "God rest your soul, Robert Espinoza! You, Cookie, and the Fleet Feet crew turned this town on to running/race walking! You all have ignited a flame that will endure in your honor! We love you! Thinking of you, Robert! From all those you have touched and inspired!" "Once all manifestations of the Confederate flag are removed will we then proceed to purge all references to slavery, the Confederacy and the Civil War from history books?" "Inasmuch as the Southern Poverty Law Center has labeled Sons of Confederate Veterans as a hate group, why would Gov. Deal feel it necessary to discuss changing the flag license plate with them. Oh yeah, votes count and morality doesn't."

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  12. Study: Ga. teachers, state workers pay more for health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Statesboro Herald

    ... state government could also pay more money toward health care costs so its employees can pay less. Gov. Nathan Deal's office declined to comment Friday, and it was unclear whether the governor had read the report. The findings did not surprise ...

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  13. As more states legalize fireworks, what's behind the pyrotechnic boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... rocket wicks, though retaining the ability to enact emergency bans during severe dry spells. For Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal at least, signing a "heritage celebration" bill into law came down to common sense, given that all but one neighboring state ...

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  14. DeKalb County CEO Ellis found guilty of perjury, extortion chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... official to to prevent some companies from getting business because they didn't contribute to his campaign. Gov. Nathan Deal announced after the indictment that he would suspend Ellis. That announcement came shortly after a three-person panel that ...

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  15. MLK Statue Will Replace White Supremacist On Georgia Capitol GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | NewsOne

    ... lauded citizens, will be finally honored by his home state with a sculpture on its capitol grounds. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Rep. Calvin Smyre (D-Columbus) announced this week that the state has selected artist Andy Davis to create the piece. ...

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  16. Legal fireworks in Georgia doesn't slow sales in Aiken CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Star

    ... was a kid,” Reddick said while shopping with his wife, Shannon, and his son, Waylon. In May, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill that allows for the sale and regulation of consumer fireworks statewide. The selling of fireworks in the Peach ...

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  17. Boomtown: Holiday festivities kicking off tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | MDJonline.com

    ... year because the state Legislature legalized the sale of large-caliber fireworks. House Bill 110, signed by Gov. Nathan Deal on May 5, amended several state code sections to allow for the sale, purchase and use of consumer-grade fireworks, which ...

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  18. New gas tax now in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Sylvania Telephone

    Gas prices were expected to rise around six cents per gallon in order to collect $900 million per year as a part of House Bill 170 that was passed earlier in the year. The money collected for the new tax will go toward repairing roads throughout the state after Gov. Nathan Deal made transportation a priority.

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  19. MGM Resorts Considering Atlanta for $1 Billion CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Patch.com

    ... gambling is presently illegal in Georgia. While some Georgia lawmakers support legalizing casino gambling, Gov. Nathan Deal does not support legalization, according to Atlanta Business Chronicle. Rep. Stephens and three other representatives took ...

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  20. Four candidates battling for District 80 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Four attorneys are vying for the District 80 Georgia House of Representatives position in the July 14 special election. Rep. Mike Jacobs, R-Brookhaven, vacated the seat in May after more than a decade because Gov. Nathan Deal appointed him to the DeKalb County State Court bench.

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