Month: August 2018

Chairman’s Corner: A bit of political potpourri – Randolph County, National Debt, and Socialist Democrat Economics.

Chairman’s Corner by Jason Shepherd   A bit of political potpourri. First off, there has been a development in Randolph County. Apparently the weeks of lobbying by the Democratic Party of Georgia, Stacey Abrams’s campaign, and a whole host of left-leaning groups has paid off…dare I say…BIGLY! The Democratic controlled Randolph County Board of Elections…

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East Cobb News: Cobb, Georgia elected and party officials react to Sen. John McCain’s death

August 26, 2018 1:05 PM by Wendy Parker State and local officials in Georgia and Cobb have offered condolences and issued statements regarding Arizona U.S. Sen. John McCains’s death on Saturday. From U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia, an East Cobb Republican who served with McCain on the Senate Armed Services Committee since 2005: U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson “John…

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Chairman’s Corner: Rascally Republicans

Chairman’s Corner by Jason Shepherd   You may have heard us rascally Republicans are at it again, this time in Randolph County where we Republicans, and especially our nominee for Governor, Brian Kemp, are eliminating voting locations. Voting rights activists are descending on Randolph County demanding answers, Democratic candidate for Governor Stacey Abrams and Democratic Party of Georgia…

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MDJ: AROUND TOWN: Notes from the Cobb GOP breakfast

Republican Party Chairman Jason Shepherd recognized elected officials in the audience during Saturday’s Cobb GOP breakfast, as is the custom, referring to Commissioner JoAnn Birrell as one of two dissenting votes on the commission’s tax hike, which prompted applause from the crowd. “I tried,” responded Birrell, to which Shepherd said, “Thank you for the effort….

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