Friday, May 3, 2013
Sunday, April 28, 2013
AUGUSTA, GA (by Rocky Eades) - Jason and I were going out to the Pilot truck stop on Riverwatch at I-20 at about 1AM in the morning of Friday, April 26 to get him a phone charger. Coming down Alexander Rd, we came across what looked like a traffic accident down at the intersection of Riverwatch. Within about a block of it, I made a legal u-turn and headed back from whence we came in order to avoid a delay due to an accident backup.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman John Barrow (GA-12) today sent a letter to the House leadership criticizing backroom negotiations that led to the repeal of provisions in the STOCK Act and discussions about possibly exempting members of Congress and Congressional aides from the Affordable Care Act. UPDATE: STOK Act was repealed with no time to waste by both chambers and signed by President Barack Obama on April 15, tax and the Boston Marathon explosion day. Why social issues always take decades to pass, such as the Affordable Care Act or the never ending discussion about immigration laws?
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The United States Government is establishing a Claims Process to make available up to $1.33 billion or more to farmers who alleged discrimination by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) based on being female, or based on being Hispanic, in making or servicing farm loans during certain periods between 1981 and 2000.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Clarence Harrison was exonerated in 2004 after serving more than 17 years in Georgia prisons for a rape he didn’t commit. He had sought DNA testing since 1989 and tests finally proved his innocence after he became a client of the Georgia Innocence Project (GIP) in 2003.