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Clinton super PAC launches direct mail, radio ad blitz
4 months ago

Clinton super PAC launches direct mail, radio ad blitz

The primary super PAC supporting Hillary Clinton this week launched a significant radio advertising and direct mail campaign to lift the former secretary of state ahead of Georgia’s March 1 presidential primary.

Priorities USA Action, established in the last presidential contest to support the reelection of President Barack Obama but retooled within the last year to support Clinton, has purchased $389,000 worth of radio time across the state and spent another $164,000 on a direct mail campaign, according to federal disclosures.

The 60-second spot features Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, one of Obama’s most visible surrogates in 2012 bid, who says voters can trust Clinton because the president did. Listen after the fold. Read More

Peach State Dems. flock to Porter’s re-election bid
1 year ago

Peach State Dems. flock to Porter’s re-election bid

By  •  Local

In spite of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s best efforts, Democratic Party of Georgia chairman DuBose Porter appears set to coast to re-election.

Over the past several days, a cadre of …
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Reed won’t support Porter for re-election
2 years ago

Reed won’t support Porter for re-election

Coming as no surprise, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said yesterday that he won’t be supporting Democratic Party of Georgia chairman DuBose Porter’s bid to helm the party for a full …
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Porter to run for re-election as DPG chair
2 years ago

Porter to run for re-election as DPG chair

Democratic Party of Georgia chairman DuBose Porter is seeking re-election to a full term at the party’s helm. He announced last night, by way of email missive to the party’s …
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Reported robocall questions Reed’s Democratic bona fides
2 years ago

Reported robocall questions Reed’s Democratic bona fides

Someone isn’t too happy with Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.

The AJC is reporting that Georgia Democrats are being hit with robocalls slamming the mayor, now the top elected Democrat in …
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‘Fundraiser doesn’t equal an endorsement’
2 years ago

‘Fundraiser doesn’t equal an endorsement’

After months of comments that could be called lukewarm at best, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is readying to go to bat for Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jason Carter. Or something along …
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The ever icy Carter-Reed relationship
2 years ago

The ever icy Carter-Reed relationship

On Wednesday Democratic Senate nominee Michelle Nunn took a victory lap to celebrate her election night win, which seemed more akin to a coronation than a real contest.

She was …
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