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GA Lawmakers Seek to Tighten Sex Trafficking Laws

Safe Harbor/Rachel’s Law Act – sponsored by Sen. Renee Unterman, R-Buford Georgia legislators, led by Sen. Renee Unterman, R-Buford, are s


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Michael Bowers’ Religious Freedom Contretemps

I used to admire and respect Michael Bowers, Georgia’s Attorney General from 1981 to 1997, but his recent intervention in the debate over the religi


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Gov. Deal “Banned the Box” in Georgia

It’s official. Governor Nathan Deal signed an executive order on February 23rd to “ban the box” on applications for state employment


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Georgia Has Tried Reforms, But Are They Working?

  Attempts at reforming the public education system in Georgia are not new. Even just looking over the last 20 years, numerous reform efforts have be


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Education Savings Account Bill Introduced

We are very pleased to report that Rep. Mark Hamilton introduced a bill today to create Education Savings Accounts (ESAs) in Georgia (Read HB 243: 


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Criminal Justice Reform Council Releases New Report – Focus on Reentry

The Georgia Council on Criminal Justice Reform (CJRC) released their latest report this past Friday (Feb. 6th) with recommendations aimed to increase


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