Georgia

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp

Kemp 'Cautiously Optimistic' for High School Football in Fall

Governor Brian Kemp joined Dukes & Bell on 92-9 The Game to discuss the state of Georgia's return to professional, college, and high school sports amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
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A man holds sign "I lost my job because of coronavirus." as he sits Male sitting on stairs of building at his  former place of work in the business center.

Highest Unemployment Ever in GA

Prior to the coronavirus pandemic the record for unemployment in Georgia was 10.6%. That was in December 2010.
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Georgia's Governor has suspended the anti-mask law

Wear Your Mask Without Fear Of Prosecution

Anti-Mask Law Suspended in Georgia
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Students return home

CAIR-Georgia Welcomes Home Students Who Were Trapped in Peru

After eight days of appeals to the United States government, local representatives, the media, and the public, the students boarded a chartered flight Wednesday that delivered them to the Miami International Airport that night.
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President Felicia Moore, shown at Lt Gov's Black History program at City Hall in February, says to Shutdown City and State Immediately over coronavirus

Moore: You Can Not Social Distance Your Way Out of This

Atlanta Leader Calls for Total Shutdown Over Coronavirus
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Coronavirus

287 Cases of Coronavirus infection And 10 Deaths in Georgia

Confirmed cases and deaths in Georgia. COVID-19 Confirmed CasesNo. Cases (%) Total 287 (100%) Deaths 10 (3.48%)
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Governor Kemp

66 Coronavirus Cases Governor Declares State Public Health Emergency

Governor Brian Kemp provides an update on the state's efforts regarding COVID-19.
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Governor Kemp

Gov. Kemp, Officials Confirm Two Cases of COVID-19 in Georgia

This evening, Governor Brian Kemp, Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Kathleen Toomey, MD, and state officials confirmed Georgia’s first cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) involving two residents of Fulton County who live in the same household. One recently returned...
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is shown addressing a Democratic National Committee Conference in Atlanta in 2018

Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate Next in Georgia

Georgia State Representative Calvin Smyre calls it "long overdue". The next Democratic Presidential Debate will be held in Georgia on November 20. MSNBC made the announcement Tuesday. The exact location hasn't been announced yet, though sources believe Atlanta has a good shot at getting it. Smyre,...
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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs bill banning abortions after 6 weeks.

Abortion Ban After Fetal Heartbeat Becomes Law in Georgia

Georgia's controversial "Heartbeat" Abortion bill has been signed into law. Now called the "Life Act", Governor Brian Kemp signed the measure Tuesday during a ceremony inside the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. Prior to attaching his signature, Governor Kemp remarked that "Georgia is a state...
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