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Day 15 - Friday, February 6, 2009

GPB News - Politics

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Clergy Speak Out On 'Religious Freedom' Bill Proposed In Ga.

Baptist clergy members in Georgia are picking sides over a bill that supporters say protects religious freedom.
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State Senator Introduces Law Enforcement Package That Supports Police Body Cameras

The legislation would repeal no–knock warrants, require body cameras for police, increase criminal penalties associated with hate crimes and demilitarize police precincts in Georgia.
Mayor Kasim Reed

Atlanta Mayor: Better Transit Reduces Income Inequality

The Democrat said that building transit and infrastructure projects helps make sure people can have access to high-wage jobs wherever they live.
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GOP Presses State Bills Limiting Gay Rights Before Ruling

Republican lawmakers are pushing legislation restricting gay rights even as the U.S. Supreme Court gets ready to decide whether same-sex couples can marry.
Gov. Nathan Deal

Gov. Deal Wants More Education Opportunities For Prisoners

Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia should use charter schools to help its prison inmates earn high school diplomas.
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