Graves says Obama ‘free’ college plan too costly, might interfere with HOPE grant
by Tom Spigolon
January 28, 2015 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Though President Barack Obama made his proposal for free community college education for all Americans “sound as if it’s free,” such a plan likely will be too costly and interfere with what Georgia already offers, Paulding’s congressman said last week. District 14 U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Calhoun, said he did not agree with Obama’s proposal unveiled in his State of the Union speech last week. “I think we all agree that seeking more education is something we hope everyone does and has...
Ga. Senate passes bill requiring insurance coverage for autism therapy
The Georgia state Senate has passed a bill requiring insurance companies to cover autism therapy for children younger than 6. Lawmakers passed the bill, 54-0 on Thursday. Supporters say early inter...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Finding light in the midst of darkness
Q: A lot of tough things have happened in my life over many years and they’ve worn me down. I just don’t see the point anymore. I don’t know why so much darkness has descended on me. Sometimes I be...
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Column: Finding light in the midst of darkness
Q: A lot of tough things have happened in my life over many years and they’ve worn me down. I just don’t see the point anymore. I don’t know why so much darkness has descended on me. Sometimes I be...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1731108 views | 0 0 comments | 919 919 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?