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MLK Statue Maybe Coming to State Capitol

Today on Sisters In Law with Attorneys Janice and Davida Mathis we discussed the state legislative bill to bring a statue of Martin Luther King Jr. to the Georgia state capitol. State Representative Tyrone Brooks, […]

WAOK-AM–12/16/2013

File photo of the Ga. Capitol building. (Photo by Moses Robinson / Getty Images)

Statue Of White Supremacist Gone From Ga. Capitol

A statue of a one-time Georgia politician who became known as a white supremacist is gone from its pedestal outside the state Capitol.

11/30/2013

photo by Jean Ross WAOK-AM

Bill Introduced For School Employees To Carry Guns

ATLANTA (AP) — A Republican state Senator has introduced a bill allowing local school boards to decide whether to let elementary school employees carry guns on campus The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Sen. Ronald B. Ramsey […]

WAOK-AM–02/09/2013

Photo by Jean Ross WAOK-AM

Thousands Turn Out For I Am Trayvon Martin Rally

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)- More than three thousand people mostly students from the Atlanta area HBCU’s attended an emotional highly charged protest rally for Trayvon Martin at the Georgia State Capital on Monday. The Atlanta rally, was […]

WAOK-AM–03/26/2012

CNN And Arizona GOP Host Presidential Debate

Gingrich Says Washington Same-Sex Marriage Law Passed ‘Right Way’

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP/WAOK) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich says the new law legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington state was at least enacted “the right way.” The former House speaker’s comments came Friday on a visit to […]

WAOK-AM–02/24/2012