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Rep. Austin Scott speaks in Tift County

Special to SEGAZINE

Scott spoke out on Benghazi and the farm bill at a Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday.
Source: Tifton Gazette

Dalton Mayor Pennington not threatened by Gov. Deal’s fundraiser in his town
“It’s a statewide race. We’re both campaigning in every part of the state. I’ve been to Gainesville (Deal’s hometown),” Pennington said.
Source: Dalton Daily Citizen

Gov. Deal campaigns in Dalton
Deal met Thursday afternoon with elected officials and business leaders from Whitfield and Murray counties before attending a fundraiser at Trevitt Hall.
Source: Dalton Daily Citizen

Rep. Westmoreland holds town hall meeting in Coweta County
Congressman Lynn Westmoreland, R-Ga. Third District, addressed a multitude of issues during a town hall meeting at the historic Coweta County Courthouse in Newnan Tuesday evening.
Source: Newnan Times-Herald

U.S. Rep. John Lewis says ‘chickens from my farm more productive than congress’
Source: Creative Loafing Atlanta

Rep. Doug Collins speaks in Blue Ridge
Source: Blue Ridge News-Observer

State School Superintendent Barge considers primary run against Gov. Deal
When asked about campaigning for governor, Barge said “It is something that I’m considering and we will probably be making a decision in the next few weeks.”
Source: Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Senate candidate Michelle Nunn to visit Rome today
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Bert Lance dies Thursday night
Lance, the first budget director for Jimmy Carter, was also a longtime banker.
Source: AccessNorthGa.com/AP

 

• Political Insider: Bert Lance, confidant of Jimmy Carter, dies at 82 
“Bert Lance, the former state highway director who helped Jimmy Carter climb to the presidency and then joined his White House administration, died Thursday evening. He was 82.”
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

• Carter adviser Bert Lance dies at 82
Lance, besides being a political adviser and banker, is widely associated with coining the phrase, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”
Source: New York Times

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