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News Georgia Social: Invasive species confirmed: Northern snakehead seen in Georgia

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Invasive species confirmed: Northern snakehead seen in Georgia
News source: https://www.11alive.com/article/life/animals/northern-snakehead-georgia/85-ed1e1deb-e4a0-4f77-b4e7-9ff38dd6a951

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. — For the first time, Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials confirm that a northern snakehead, an aquatic invasive species, has been found in the state. According to ...

News Georgia Social: 'Kill it immediately': Invasive fish that breathe air, survive on land found in Georgia waters

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
'Kill it immediately': Invasive fish that breathe air, survive on land found in Georgia waters
News source: https://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/kill-it-immediately-invasive-fish-that-breathe-air-survive-on-land-found-in-georgia-waters

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. - Wildlife officials say an invasive fish native to China was recently discovered in Georgia waters and warned area residents to “kill it immediately” due to the potential impact it ...

News Georgia Social: Georgia police throw a surprise birthday party for boy with cerebral palsy

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Georgia police throw a surprise birthday party for boy with cerebral palsy
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/20/us/smyrna-police-surprise-party-trnd/index.html

(CNN)One officer's cake baking hobby ended up bringing police departments in Georgia together to throw a surprise party ... The police department shared information about the party on social media, ...

News Georgia Social: What’s being said on social media about the UGA-Notre Dame matchup

Published on: Thursday 19 September 2019
What’s being said on social media about the UGA-Notre Dame matchup
News source: https://www.ajc.com/sports/college/what-being-said-social-media-about-the-uga-notre-dame-matchup/QGmMSf8OsH0efQpwpLoJaO/?src=rss

Georgia your National Title Hopes end on Saturday night! Go Irish beat them Bulldogs! #Irish #NotreDame #ND pic.twitter.com/StZXaZgRYv ...

News Georgia Social: Irish Spring jokingly responds to Georgia's dig at Notre Dame

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Irish Spring jokingly responds to Georgia's dig at Notre Dame
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2019/09/20/irish-spring-notre-dame-georgia/2385461001/

Irish Spring is sending a shipment of its products to the University of Georgia in response to a local grocery store jokingly announcing it was out of stock ahead of the Bulldogs' top-10 showdown ...

News Georgia Social: In Georgia, a Democrat launches a campaign that's all about faith

Published on: Tuesday 17 September 2019
In Georgia, a Democrat launches a campaign that's all about faith
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2019/09/17/In-Georgia-a-Democrat-launches-a-campaign-thats-all-about-faith/4681568721600/

No one is combining faith -- however broadly defined -- and politics as acutely as Sarah Riggs Amico, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Georgia, running to oppose incumbent Republican Sen. David Perdue.

News Georgia Social: Georgia fans organize last-minute ‘pink-out’ to honor Arkansas State coach’s late wife

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
Georgia fans organize last-minute ‘pink-out’ to honor Arkansas State coach’s late wife
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/09/12/georgia-fans-organize-last-minute-pink-out-honor-arkansas-state-coachs-late-wife/

Georgia and Arkansas State's pinkout means a lot for Blake ... 2019 “It really shows you the power of social media when people take this and run with it and keep retweeting it and sharing it — it ...

News Georgia Social: Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul -- Don't Let These People Starve

Published on: Tuesday 17 September 2019
Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul -- Don't Let These People Starve
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kotlikoff/2019/09/17/social-security-commissioner-andrew-saul-dont-let-these-people-starve/

Commissioner Andrew Saul, I know you're a busy guy. But I also know you aren't going to able to sleep at night with the prospect of literally starving Chris and Teressa to death because they didn't know that Social Security has such inhumane and counterproductive disincentives to work and save.

News Georgia Social: Georgia Governor Wants To Help Uninsured Without Expanding Medicaid. A State-Funded Report Shows How Tough That Will Be.

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
Georgia Governor Wants To Help Uninsured Without Expanding Medicaid. A State-Funded Report Shows How Tough That Will Be.
News source: https://khn.org/morning-breakout/georgia-governor-wants-to-help-uninsured-without-expanding-medicaid-a-state-funded-report-shows-how-tough-that-will-be/

The report by consulting giant Deloitte found that an estimated 1.5 million residents lack health insurance and that Georgia trails other states, even those that also have not expanded Medicaid, in covering low-income residents. Medicaid news comes out of Iowa, Florida and Alaska, as well.

News Georgia Social: Man Denies Telling Georgia Lawmaker Erica Thomas 'Go Back Where You Came From' in #IStandWIthErica Incident

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Man Denies Telling Georgia Lawmaker Erica Thomas 'Go Back Where You Came From' in #IStandWIthErica Incident
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/istandwitherica-erica-thomas-georgia-lawmaker-publix-go-back-man-responds-1450359

A Georgia state congresswoman ignited the #IStandWithErica trend on social media this weekend after she recorded an emotional video claiming a man told her to "go back to where she came from" at a ...

News Georgia Social: People 'waiting in line' to adopt 'miracle' baby found in a plastic bag, says Georgia official

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
People 'waiting in line' to adopt 'miracle' baby found in a plastic bag, says Georgia official
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/gma/people-waiting-line-adopt-miracle-baby-found-plastic-090724074--abc-news-topstories.html

The baby girl who was found abandoned in a plastic grocery bag in Georgia earlier this month is now "laughing" and "smiling," and may soon find a forever home, according to Tom Rawlings, the director of Georgia's Division of Family and Children Services. The unidentified infant

News Georgia Social: Your Social Security Income Goes Further in These States

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Your Social Security Income Goes Further in These States
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/social-security-income-goes-further-094500182.html

According to the Social Security Administration (SSA), more ... 86.9 Oklahoma: 87 Missouri: 87.1 Georgia: 89.2 Wyoming: 89.3 Alabama: 89.3 For example, Mississippi residents can expect their ...

News Georgia Social: Georgia Chick-Fil-A Employee Jumps Out Of Drive-Thru Window To Save Choking Boy

Published on: Friday 28 June 2019
Georgia Chick-Fil-A Employee Jumps Out Of Drive-Thru Window To Save Choking Boy
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/georgia-chick-fil-employee-jumps-out-drive-thru-window-save-choking-boy-2803637

The quick thinking of a Georgia Chick-Fil-A employee saved the life of a young ... Simmons’ actions were caught on a security camera and spread very quickly on social media. Once he got to the car, ...

News Georgia Social: Sa Re Ga Ma Pa fame Srinidhi shares throwback memory with S.P.Balasubramaniam on his birthday; see post

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa fame Srinidhi shares throwback memory with S.P.Balasubramaniam on his birthday; see post
News source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv/news/tamil/sa-re-ga-ma-pa-fame-srinidhi-shares-throwback-memory-with-s-p-balasubramaniam-on-his-birthday-see-post/articleshow/69654245.cms

Sa Re Ga Ma Pa fame Srinidhi shares throwback memory of her with legendary singer S.P.Balasubramaniam aka S.P.B on his birthday, which falls on June 4. Srinidhi has taken to her social media ...

News Georgia Social: Presidential hopeful Eric Swalwell says CNN should consider leaving Georgia headquarters over abortion law

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
Presidential hopeful Eric Swalwell says CNN should consider leaving Georgia headquarters over abortion law
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2019/06/03/presidential-candidate-eric-swalwell-suggests-cnn-should-consider-leaving-georgia-hq-over-abortion-law/

Georgia has been the home of CNN since 1980 ... That’s especially true when customers expect their brands to take a public stance on social issues, be it abortion or immigration or race relations. ...

News Georgia Social: Georgia House races could be ground zero for abortion debate

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Georgia House races could be ground zero for abortion debate
News source: https://www.rollcall.com/news/campaigns/georgia-house-races-could-be-ground-zero-for-abortion-debate

The debate over the Georgia law is no longer just about social issues. It’s also about economics, with Democrats warning of a business backlash similar to the one that followed North Carolina’s ...

News Georgia Social: AMC threatens to pull "The Walking Dead" out of Georgia

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
AMC threatens to pull "The Walking Dead" out of Georgia
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/amc-to-reevaluate-producing-the-walking-dead-in-georgia-if-abortion-law-takes-effect/

Georgia offers incentives that include a 30% tax credit for ... PayPal and Target Only applicants for certain diplomatic and official visa types are exempted from submitting social media usernames, ...

News Georgia Social: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Hillary Clinton blast Georgia's 'heartbeat bill'

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2019/05/08/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-hillary-clinton-criticized-heartbeat-bill/1140744001/

Current Georgia state law allows abortions up until the 20th week of pregnancy. Progressives slammed the bill on social media. "Most of the men writing these bills don't know the first thing about a ...