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Sept. 17

September 17, 2009 --

Opinion: Atlanta is polluting aquifers, violating Safe Drinking Water Act Report: Bad lending worse for blacks, Hispanics … Perdue cuts ACORN contract … Gender-bending fish found in Savannah River … Did East Point mayor lie on qualifying form? Judge’s temporary order keeps Grady dialysis clinic open … Opinion: Gwinnett school system tries to cow charters […]

GOP election officials go toe-to-toe on citizen checks

GOP election officials go toe-to-toe on citizen checks
June 5, 2009 --

Republicans on the State Election Board waded into a virtual GOP smackdown this week as they argued over Georgia’s controversial citizenship checks for potential voters. At issue: Justice Department findings, reported this week, that African-Americans were 60 percent more likely than whites to be flagged by the state’s citizen-verification process, which it described as “error-laden.” […]