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Special Session - Day 3 - Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Notes

GPB News - Politics

Congressman John Barrow

Courting Republicans, Georgia Democrat Tries To Keep His Seat

Congressman John Barrow is trying to hold onto his seat by seeking voters outside of his party.

Concern Over New Voter Registration In Georgia Ahead Of Election

This election season is proving to be tough for Democrats, but many believe they can turn the red state of Georgia blue with the help of new voters.
Burrell Ellis, Suspended DeKalb County CEO

Judge Declares Mistrial In Case Of Suspended DeKalb CEO

Burrell Ellis was accused of pressuring businesses to donate to his 2012 campaign in exchange for county contracting work.

Gov. Deal: Ebola Response Team Not Politically Motivated

Deal said Monday the state's new Ebola Response Team is not his response to recent political criticism about the issue.
Gov. Nathan Deal shakes hands with an attendee of a recent event.

Deal Forms Ebola Task Force, Tussles Over Virus During Debates

The governor has created a team to handle the virus, but was criticized during the debates for his response so far.
7:29PAre You Being Served?

The Old Order Changes

8:00PKeeping Up Appearances

The Toy Store

9:00PAs Time Goes By

What's Wrong With Mrs. Bale?

9:30PAs Time Goes By

Alistair's Engagement

10:00PMoone Boy