Georgia first lady stumps for immunizations
by Christine Fonville
July 23, 2014 12:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week, Georgia first lady Sandra Deal visited the maternity ward at Atlanta Medical Center’s midtown Atlanta campus to promote the importance of childhood immunizations in stopping the spread of preventable disease. Deal said she has visited hospitals throughout the state and has recently focused on the metro Atlanta area. “My passion is taking care of children in every area of the state, and while immunizations is just one area we’re focused on when it comes to children, we wan...
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Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children?
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 598558 views | 0 0 comments | 421 421 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?