Georgia & City News

Officer Antwan Toney- End of Watch

By Dave Emanuel On October 20, 2018, Gwinnett County (GA) police officer Antwan Toney, badge number 1808, was killed in the line of duty. On October 24th, I attended his [Read More]


Kavanaugh/Ford Commentary- Personal Axe Grinding

The current crop of social media posts and comments concerning Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford would be disheartening if they weren’t entirely predictable. One side, largely [Read More]


Trump Meets Media Bias, Media Bias Meets Trump

As is typical of most Facebook “discussions”, comments on a recent post concerning bias in the press and President Trump’s reaction to it wandered into a maze of irrelevance. I [Read More]

Georgia & City News

Bus Rapid Transit: Burden Reduced on Taxpayers

Originally published by the Georgia Public Policy Foundation ( By Dave Emanuel Relatively few people use public transit but everyone pays for it. No public transportation system in the country [Read More]


David Shafer- The Best Choice for Lt Governor

David Shafer is unquestionably the best candidate running for Lt. Governor. That has had an exclamation point added to it by a couple of political mailings I recently received. Known [Read More]


The Mueller Investigation- An Attempt to Turn Garbage into Gold

Whether you’re a Republican, a Democrat, a Libertarian or an independent, the attempt by the Mueller investigation to turn garbage into gold, as discussed in this video , should be [Read More]


Atlanta Cost of Living- An Eye-Opener

A recent survey conducted by the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) reveals some eye-opening statistics in comparing costs in metro Atlanta to other cities across the nation. As an example, if [Read More]


New Yorker Magazine- Chick-fil-A You’re Not Welcome Here

New York City is known for blunt, in-your-face statements made by many of its residents, and some publications. In the publication arena, The New York Post typically takes lead with [Read More]


Governor Deal’s Opportunity to Right an Absurd Wrong

Last month, Georgia News Daily reported on the attempt by the Georgia Legislature to facilitate the disembowelment of the City of Stockbridge. For a time, it appeared that all of [Read More]


The Blinding Glare of Dishonesty

The vast political divide, a veritable Grand Canyon, that currently plagues our country is largely ascribed to the equally vast differences in ideology that exists between liberals and conservatives. There [Read More]