Day 13 – Thursday, January 30, 2014

GPB News - Politics

Atlanta Mayor Defiantly Apologetic About Storm PrepAtlanta Mayor Defiantly Apologetic About Storm Prep

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed addressed how the city handled this week’s winter weather during a talk to the Atlanta Press Club Friday that capped off a tumultuous week. His appearance, scheduled months ago, was originally meant to focus on his second term priorities.

State Leaders Demand Better Emergency Planning, But At What Price Tag? State Leaders Demand Better Emergency Planning, But At What Price Tag?

Georgia's leaders want the state to be prepared the next time an emergency hits, but some lawmakers say better preparation may come with a hefty price. State Senator Jason Carter says Georgia’s governor needs more power in an emergency.

Coastal Agenda Includes More Than Habor DeepeningCoastal Agenda Includes More Than Habor Deepening

State government is scheduled to re-open after a two-day closure. The weather temporarily stalled state lawmakers working on legislation important to the coastal area. Local officials have one-thing going for them at the state Capitol. Savannah harbor deepening enjoys broad political support. It's the area's top priority. And it's a top priority statewide, too.

Angry Atlantans Get Apologies And PromisesAngry Atlantans Get Apologies And Promises

The snow is melting, the ice is retreating and stranded cars are finally leaving Georgia’s motorways. But the blame game is just getting started, and the stakes are high enough to rival Sunday’s Super Bowl.

Will January Snows Affect November Votes?Will January Snows Affect November Votes?

It would appear two inches of snow can cripple traffic in metro Atlanta. It can force people to abandon their cars and start walking. It waylays children and teachers at schools and keeps workers shut in at the state Capitol. And it can cause even the mightiest of Governors to admit maybe the state wasn’t prepared.

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