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Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Augustan part of Deal inaugural

ATLANTA -- Gov. Nathan Deal illustrated the accomplishments of his initial term with personal stories of individuals who benefited, including one local.
By Walter C. Jones

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Deal, Perdue visit Augusta during state tour

Georgia gubernatorial incumbent Nathan Deal's and U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue's met supporters during a campaign stop at Daniel Field.
By Sean Gruber

Runoffs likely, poll indicates

ATLANTA -- A poll released Monday show that by the time all the votes are counted Tuesday night, the elections for governor and senator are likely to go extra innings.

Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

Carter's education plan may not be as fruitful as he hopes, experts say

ATLANTA - Jason Carter's campaign for governor rests on his plan to boost spending for public schools without a tax increase, but experts say it's not so simple.
By Walter C. Jones

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Carter blasts Deal over ethics complaint memo

ATLANTA - A memo by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation against the governor.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Friday, June 27, 2014

Carter's request for new Deal probe declined

ATLANTA - Attorney General Sam Olens declined a request by state Sen. Jason Carter to appoint an independent investigator to review ethics complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Governor Nathan Deal shows gain in poll over GOP opponents Jason Carter, Andrew Hunt

ATLANTA -- Nathan Deal has gained breathing room between him and challengers Jason Carter and Andrew Hunt, according to a poll released Thursday.
By Walter C. Jones

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Deal shakes up Georgia child-welfare agency

ATLANTA - Georgia's child-welfare agency is undergoing an overhaul that involves replacing the current director and having the new leader report directly to the governor.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Deal's GOP rivals for governor debate without him

Two longshot candidates in the Republican primary for Georgia governor disagreed Saturday on whether to participate in a national health insurance overhaul and whether to expand the places people ...
By Ray Henry

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Gov. Deal won't debate

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal won't participate in the only primary debate to be broadcast statewide on public television.

Saturday, Aug 31, 2013

Stokes to challenge Deal for governor

NEWNAN, Ga. - Former state Sen. Connie Stokes said Saturday that she will run for governor in 2014, the first Democratic candidate to enter the race as the field of challengers to Gov. Nathan Deal ...
By Christina A. Cassidy

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Deal raises $550,000 toward re-election

Stocking up for his 2014 re-election campaign, Gov. Nathan Deal has reportedly raised about $550,000 during the first six months of this year.
By Larry Peterson

Thursday, June 30, 2011

More than $1 million remains on Deal loan

ATLANTA  — Gov. Nathan Deal has $1.3 million remaining on a loan to pay off his daughter's failed sporting goods venture.
By Shannon McCaffrey

Ga. mental health ombudsman appointed

ATLANTA — Gov. Nathan Deal's appointee to the job of state mental health ombudsman has no previous experience in the mental health field and once served as scheduler for former Gov. Sonny ...

Monday, May 23, 2011

Analysis: A honeymoon ends

The critics who had hounded Nathan Deal in last year's campaign about his finances, his ethics and his issue stances mostly held their peace for months after he was elected. No more.
By Walter Jones

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Deal feuds with TV station

  Gov. Nathan Deal’s staff and Fox 5 Atlanta may have ended a spat that made both sides look bad — or at least should have.
By Larry Peterson

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Deal signs new budget, vetoes college projects

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has signed an $18.3 billion budget that increases health insurance premiums for state employees, slashes funding for Georgia's college system and cobbles together money to ...

Sunday, May 15, 2011

GOP rebukes Deal in chairwoman pick

MACON, Ga. --- In a rebuke to new Gov. Nathan Deal, Georgia Republicans on Saturday elected Sue Everhart to another term as state party chairwoman over Deal's hand-picked candidate.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Everhart to lead Ga. GOP

MACON, Ga. - Georgia Republicans voted Saturday to keep the coach who won every one of last year's statewide races.
By Walter Jones
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