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Harrop: Will Trump's Order Help US Tech Workers or Not?

Let's describe the problem with an example. A few years ago, Southern California Edison employed 300 foreign tech workers through the H-1B visa program ...

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Yarbrough: Georgia’s first ladies make their own mark in state

You may have read about the sudden resignation of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley last week. The “Luv Guv” as he was known in the local ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 11:18 a.m.

Roseberry: Team of cities

Why do Newton County’s cities seem to be able to go about the business of governing without a lot of controversy? At public forums ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 11:25 a.m.

Gingrich Cushman: Life, Resurrection and Easter

Growing up in rural Georgia in the 1970s, I thought of Easter not only as the resurrection of Jesus, but as a sign that spring ...

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 11:23 a.m.

Yarbrough: This week a time to remember what Easter is all about

Continuing a long-standing Easter Week tradition in this space.

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 11:23 a.m.

Crawford: All eyes are on the 6th Congressional District election

There’s never been an off-year election like the one happening in the 6th Congressional District, where voters will pick a replacement for departed ...

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 11:46 a.m.

Harrop:What US Airlines Need Now Is Middle-Class Class

 It was clearly a bad idea for United Airlines to drag a passenger kicking, screaming and bleeding out of a seat he had paid for ...

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 11:47 a.m.

Harrop: Phone addiction has unleashed a deadly toll

It was a horrific scene. The pickup truck had smashed head-on into a bus taking elderly church members on an outing. Thirteen died. The 20-year-old ...

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Posted: apr. 03, 2017 2:01 p.m. | Updated: apr. 11, 2017 5:00 a.m.

The Esoteric South: God Bless the people who have to drive to Atlanta on a regular basis

(Author's note: This column was originally conceived of and most of it written several weeks ago. As fate would have it, last Thursday as ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 10:57 a.m.

Gingrich Cushman: Surviving weather and turbulence

In the South, spring thunderstorms and tornadoes can leave deadly destruction in their wake. The milder storms bring relief from pollen, leaving the air purer ...

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Posted: apr. 06, 2017 10:24 a.m. | Updated: apr. 09, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Harrop: Liberals find community, and that could be big

During the presidential campaign, many Hillary Clinton voters in Atlanta's suburbs thought they were alone. That was an easy conclusion to draw because few ...

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Posted: apr. 06, 2017 10:26 a.m. | Updated: apr. 09, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Crawford: We no longer have a legislature

I wish I could tell you that Georgia’s lawmakers are getting better at the way they handle the people’s business, but that would ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 11:06 a.m.

Harrop: Liberals find community, and that could be big

During the presidential campaign, many Hillary Clinton voters in Atlanta's suburbs thought they were alone. That was an easy conclusion to draw because few ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 11:06 a.m.

Yarbrough: Broccoli up the nose ends any thoughts of a political career

My fellow Americans, it is with heavy heart that I inform you today that I am not now nor will I become a candidate for ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 11:08 a.m.

Harrop: Carmakers, don't pick a fight with California

News flash: The Obama-era fuel-economy standards would add $875 to the average price of a new vehicle. But proposed border taxes or other tariffs on ...

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Posted: apr. 03, 2017 10:57 a.m.

Gingrich Cushman: Connecting and Communicating

This past week, after President Donald Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan, R-WI, pushed for a vote on the repeal/replacement of Obamacare, the bill was ...

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Posted: apr. 03, 2017 10:58 a.m.

Crawford: Legislators actually consider a new idea

One of the most frustrating aspects of covering Georgia’s legislature is that you find yourself writing the same stories about the same set of ...

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Posted: apr. 03, 2017 10:59 a.m.

Harrop: There's little dignity left in coal

It was a pathetic scene, coal miners flanking President Donald Trump as he signed an order to dismantle the Clean Power Plan. Trump's imagineers ...

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Posted: mar. 29, 2017 1:00 p.m.

Gingrich Cushman: Where we belong

While we might have changed a lot since our high school days, according to Emily Esfahani Smith, author of "The Power of Meaning; Crafting a ...

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Posted: mar. 25, 2017 2:41 p.m. | Updated: mar. 26, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Yarbrough: Being a modest and much-beloved columnist can get testy at times

I regret I won’t have time this week to get into the details about how Barack Obama managed to wiretap Donald Trump’s shoelaces ...

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Posted: mar. 25, 2017 2:47 p.m. | Updated: mar. 26, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Harrop: The Trump 'faithful' get the budget cuts they voted for

Kentucky has become a favored dateline for many of President Donald Trump's fervent critics. They collect evidence there of betrayal, such as the ABC ...

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Posted: mar. 25, 2017 2:49 p.m. | Updated: mar. 26, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Bouchillon: There's enough SPLOST for everyone

As most of you likely know by now, I have been putting a lot of effort into getting the 2017 SPLOST to pass – writing articles ...

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Posted: mar. 20, 2017 11:37 a.m.

Crawford: Will the speaker run for governor?

David Ralston is now being mentioned as a possible candidate for governor in 2018, which leads to an obvious question.

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Posted: mar. 20, 2017 10:57 a.m.

Harrop: A Plot to Poison Obamacare

Arsenic was a poison favored by Victorian mystery writers. The victims would be fed small amounts, not suspecting the cause of their increasing discomfort. At ...

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Posted: mar. 08, 2017 3:11 p.m. | Updated: mar. 12, 2017 5:00 a.m.

Gingrich Cushman: Frameworks, Gratitude and Grievances

Today's hyper-connected, social media driven world shapes the information and news that each of us consumes. What many of us see on search engines ...

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Posted: mar. 08, 2017 3:14 p.m. | Updated: mar. 12, 2017 5:00 a.m.

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