February Government Affairs News Clip

Posted By: Denise Mcclary Industry ,

Local and Housing News

Business owners feel “ambushed” by proposed Beltline SSD

https://atlantaintownpaper.com/2021/01/business-owners-ambushed-by-proposed-tax-district-to-complete-beltline-public-meeting-set-for-jan-28/

 

Old Fourth Ward Business Association urges delay in BeltLine SSD

https://atlantaintownpaper.com/2021/01/small-business-owners-urge-delay-in-beltline-tax-district-during-community-meeting/

 

Affordable housing need grows in exurban Georgia

https://saportareport.com/dawson-countys-affordable-apartment-project-highlights-need-in-jobs-rich-exurb/sections/reports/david/

 

What makes new apartments so expensive?

https://www.sightline.org/2018/08/30/what-makes-portlands-new-apartments-so-expensive/?utm_content=buffer67b64&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

Atlanta ranked 4th fastest growing metro area, but suburbs outpace the city

https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2021/02/01/metro-atlanta-population-surges-as-suburbs-grow.html

 

State News

The Jolt: Brad Raffensperger is Georgia’s most popular Republican

https://www.ajc.com/politics/politics-blog/the-jolt-the-most-popular-republican-in-georgia-brad-raffensperger/WZBZWLJG2BHM5DQQ7BPAIZ2RCU/

 

GA Congresswoman spoofed on Saturday Night Live

https://www.cnn.com/2021/01/31/media/snl-wall-street-gamestop-marjorie-taylor-greene/index.html

 

Census data delay may postpone redistricting session

https://saportareport.com/georgias-redistricting-schedule-derailed-by-census-delays-in-reporting-population/sections/reports/david/

 

National

GOP senators propose $618 billion relief bill to counter President Biden’s $1.9 trillion plan

https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/536730-gop-senators-unveil-618-billion-coronavirus-proposal-ahead-of-biden-meeting

 

Rep. Kinzinger launches PAC to challenge influence of former President Trump

https://thehill.com/homenews/house/536684-kinzinger-launches-pac-to-challenge-gops-embrace-of-trump

 

 

Seth Daniels

Government Affairs Representative

Cell: 478-737-9412

8601 Dunwoody Place Suite 318

Atlanta, Ga 30350

sdaniels@atl-apt.org

www.atl-apt.org