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Republican presidential candidate and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal poses with gun at campaign stop, met with online mockery

Republican presidential candidate and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal poses with gun at campaign stop, met with online mockery

Republican presidential candidate and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal posted a photo of himself holding and admiring a weapon while at a campaign stop in Iowa

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President Obama boots heckler from White House event: 'You're in my house'

President Obama boots heckler from White House event: 'You're in my house'

When a heckler at a White House LGBT Pride Month event interrupted President Obama Wednesday, the president had her removed from the room — saying

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Randy Boehning: Politician who voted against gay rights outed on Grindr

Randy Boehning: Politician who voted against gay rights outed on Grindr

A politician who voted against gay rights was outed after he sent an explicit picture of himself to another man on Grindr. Randy Boehning (yes, that’s

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Johnny Isakson praises the passage of CRomnibus

Johnny Isakson praises the passage of CRomnibus

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga) released a statement late Saturday night praising the passage of the CRomnibus bill in the Senate funding the federal government

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Newt Gingrich on 'This Week': boring Jeb Bush is 'probably' running for president

Newt Gingrich on 'This Week': boring Jeb Bush is 'probably' running for president

Former Georgia Congressman Newt Gingrich said Sunday during a round table discussion on ABC News' "This Week" that Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, is "probably"

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Johnny Isakson questions Ted Cruz's strategy on CRomnibus

Johnny Isakson questions Ted Cruz's strategy on CRomnibus

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga) joined a crowd of GOP senators Saturday who questioned Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-Texas) motivation behind the holdup of the CRomnibus

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Saxby Chambliss votes for his last Defense Authorization Act

Saxby Chambliss votes for his last Defense Authorization Act

U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga) cast the last vote of his political career on a defense bill on Thursday, helping pass the FY2015 National Defense

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Georgia House delegation votes yes on CRomnibus, except for two Republicans and two Democrats

Georgia House delegation votes yes on CRomnibus, except for two Republicans and two Democrats

U.S. Reps. Paul Broun (R-Ga-10), Hank Johnson (D-Ga-04), John Lewis (D-Ga-05), and Austin Scott (R-Ga-08) were the only opposing votes among the 14 Georgia House

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Georgia Rep. Paul Broun bids farewell 'for now'

Georgia Rep. Paul Broun bids farewell 'for now'

U.S. Rep. Paul Broun (R-Ga) sent out a farewell message to his constituents today, thanking them for the opportunity to serve four terms in the

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Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson pays tribute to outgoing Sen. Saxby Chambliss

Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson pays tribute to outgoing Sen. Saxby Chambliss

U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson (R-Ga) gave an emotional speech today on the floor of the Senate when he bid farewell to his personal friend and

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Tearful Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss gives his farewell speech on Senate floor before retirement

Tearful Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss gives his farewell speech on Senate floor before retirement

U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga) delivered his farewell speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate Wednesday afternoon, thanking his family, his personal staff members

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Rep. Paul Broun looking to 'make a living' in tea party activism

Rep. Paul Broun looking to 'make a living' in tea party activism

U.S. Rep. Paul Broun (R-Ga), an outgoing congressman who represents Georgia's 10th congressional district, is looking for "a way to make a living" in political

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Georgia Senators on CIA interrogation report: politically motivated and false

Georgia Senators on CIA interrogation report: politically motivated and false

Georgia Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, both Republicans, responded to a critical report on CIA interrogation practices released by the Senate intelligence committee on

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Georgia Rep. Hank Johnson calls Ben Carson supporters 'ignorant lynch mob'

Georgia Rep. Hank Johnson calls Ben Carson supporters 'ignorant lynch mob'

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga) sharply criticized a possible 2016 presidential candidate Ben Carson on the "Michael Smerconish Program" SiriusXM 124 radio last Friday, accusing Carson

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Georgia Rep. Tyrone Brooks urges Georgia to apologize for slavery, racial discrimination

Georgia Rep. Tyrone Brooks urges Georgia to apologize for slavery, racial discrimination

Georgia State Rep. Tyrone Brooks (D-Atlanta) is set to pre-file a resolution in Georgia Legislature in which the state officially acknowledges and apologizes for Jim

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Georgia Bibb County seeks funding for 100 police body cameras

Georgia Bibb County seeks funding for 100 police body cameras

In Georgia, the conversation about body cameras started long time ago with the public safety officials and the lawmakers agreeing that cameras can protect both

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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed calls for Republicans to move on immigration

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed calls for Republicans to move on immigration

A coalition of 25 mayors from across the country, including Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, met on Monday in New York City, NY, for the first

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Georgia Governor to address transportation funding issues in Athens

Georgia Governor to address transportation funding issues in Athens

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is one of the guest speakers tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 9, at the 2014 Transportation Summit in Athens, Georgia. The governor is

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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed on Atlanta police and 2016 Democratic Party chances

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed on Atlanta police and 2016 Democratic Party chances

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed (D) gave his opinion on the Atlanta Police Department treatment of blacks, in light of the recent nation-wide protests against police

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Georgia House Speaker expects medical cannabis bill to pass in 2015

Georgia House Speaker expects medical cannabis bill to pass in 2015

Georgia House of Representatives Speaker David Ralston told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) in a Friday interview that he expects the Haleigh's Hope Act, a bill

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Atlanta Ferguson Solidarity group calls for occupation of Woodruff Park

Atlanta Ferguson Solidarity group calls for occupation of Woodruff Park

The Atlanta-Ferguson Solidarity Committee announced a "call out for mass indefinite occupation" of Woodruff Park in Atlanta, Georgia on Friday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m.

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Georgia Democrat John Barrow votes with Republicans on Immigration Overreach Act

Georgia Democrat John Barrow votes with Republicans on Immigration Overreach Act

U.S. Rep. John Barrow (D-Ga) was one of just three Democrats who voted for the Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act on Thursday in the

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Georgia joins lawsuit against Obama's immigration executive orders

Georgia joins lawsuit against Obama's immigration executive orders

Georgia is one of 17 states suing President Barack Obama over his recent executive orders granting deportation relief to 5 million undocumented immigrants.  The coalition

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Atlanta Mayor to travel to NYC for Cities United for Immigration Action summit

Atlanta Mayor to travel to NYC for Cities United for Immigration Action summit

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will travel to New York City next week as a member of the Cities United for Immigration Action coalition, a group

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Brian Kemp issues call for special election in Georgia District 120

Brian Kemp issues call for special election in Georgia District 120

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp issued a call for special election today to fill the seat in the state House of Representatives District 120.

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HEG polls Georgians on Ferguson, confidence in police force

HEG polls Georgians on Ferguson, confidence in police force

The Hicks Evaluation Group (HEG) conducted a survey over the weekend on Georgians' views about the case of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, the increasing

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State Rep. Mickey Channell to retire due to health issues

State Rep. Mickey Channell to retire due to health issues

State Rep. Mickey Channell, a Greensboro Republican representing District 120, announced on Friday his retirement after 22 years in the state legislature. Channell is the

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Calls for 'Black Friday Blackout' not affecting Atlanta shopping madness

Calls for 'Black Friday Blackout' not affecting Atlanta shopping madness

So far, there are no signs of Black Friday boycotts in Atlanta area. The Ferguson protesters called for no shopping on Friday after the Thanksgiving

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Atlanta Ferguson Solidarity Committee condemns police, not property destruction

Atlanta Ferguson Solidarity Committee condemns police, not property destruction

The Atlanta Ferguson protesters shut down the traffic, vandalized some vehicles, and busted windows at several downtown businesses Tuesday night while marching through the city,

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Georgia's Rep. Bishop and Sen. Isakson speak about Hagel's resignation

Georgia's Rep. Bishop and Sen. Isakson speak about Hagel's resignation

Following the controversial Monday resignation by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga) and U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga) released statements that underscore

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