In his speech last Monday in Cleveland, Ohio, President Barack Obama boldly stated "forget about the polls." It is widely known that several major, viable polls have shown that 67 percent to 73 percent of Americans are not in favor of this so-called health care reform bill.
March 22, 2010||Opinion: editorials, letters to the editor
WASHINGTON - Summoned to success by President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled Congress approved historic legislation Sunday night extending health care to tens of millions of uninsured Americans and cracking down on insurance company abuses, a climactic chapter in the century-long quest for near universal coverage.
March 22, 2010|
From staff and wire reports
Led by a strong showing in the field events, including a pair of first-place finishes from Jason Kles, the Jefferson boys track team took second place in a 16-team field Saturday at the Greater Atlanta Christian School Invitational.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jair Jurrjens hasn't had much luck with the weather this spring, but the Atlanta Braves right-hander is still on track to make his first regular-season start April 7 against the Chicago Cubs.
March 21, 2010|
The Associated Press
Economics professor Joel Potter will discuss global financial issues as part of North Georgia College & State University's Great Decisions lecture series, an annual discussion program produced by the Foreign Policy Association.
DAWSONVILLE - With spring festival season quickly approaching, you may be looking forward to picking up some boiled peanuts from a roadside vendor. In Dawsonville, you've got plenty of options, so many in fact that the City Council is worried it is out of control.
March 21, 2010|
By Frank Reddy
Times regional staff