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yesterday at 17:32. Facebook
The stakes riding on the NFC Championship game are high. In the unlikely event of a loss, I wagered:
*Ice-cold Coke from The Coca-Cola Company (which is not “pop”),
*Chili dogs from The Varsity
*Peach pies from Dickey Farms
*Two six-packs of Tropicalia from Creature Comforts
*Georgia peanuts
Nathan Deal
01/18/2017 at 21:25. Facebook
Nathan Deal
01/17/2017 at 20:07. Facebook
“Every day, teachers come to work knowing that what we do in our classrooms is impacting the lives of students and changing the world, making the future a brighter place,” said Casey Bethel, 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year. “Of course we want our students to be intelligent and astute. We want them to study hard and find academic success. There's nothing like seeing the light come on in a...
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Real Teachers. Real Voices. Casey Bethel

Listen to the words and catch the enthusiasm of Casey Bethel, 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year and instructor at New Manchester High School in Douglas County...

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Nathan Deal
01/16/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Today we celebrate and honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King, a Georgia native, called upon all men and women to adhere to our nation’s founding premise that we are all created equal. His words and devotion continue to inspire us to come together to strengthen our communities and respect one another. To honor Dr. King’s legacy today, I encourage Georgians to...
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Nathan Deal
01/13/2017 at 18:09. Facebook
Today we honored Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the State Capitol. Dr. King devoted his life to principles of peaceful social change and his legacy continues to inspire people of all nations to help others and improve the world around them.
Join me in celebrating Sportsmen’s Day as we as we recognize our state’s beautiful coastline as well as the contributions of our sportsmen and women. We are blessed in Georgia with a state that is one of the most geographically and biologically diverse in the country. Our natural resources and the sportsmen and women who enjoy them have an annual economic impact of more than $3.8 billion and...
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Today I announced that Sysnet Global Solutions, a cybersecurity and compliance solutions provider based in Ireland, will create more than 500 jobs and invest $2 million in a new DeKalb County contact center. Georgia has become an established hub for the financial technology industry and in choosing DeKalb County for this call center, Sysnet will tap in to our world-class infrastructure...
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Deal: Sysnet Global Solutions to create more than 500 jobs in DeKalb County | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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Today I released my budget recommendations to the General Assembly for the amended current and upcoming fiscal years. The $25 billion in state appropriations included in this budget reflect conservative fiscal principles and the solid economic growth Georgia continues to enjoy. By focusing on key priorities such as cybersecurity, education, public safety, health care, economic development and...
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Deal: Budget prioritizes cybersecurity, education, public safety | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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Deal’s State of the State address: Georgia will ‘accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative.’

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Deal’s State of the State address: Georgia will ‘accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative’ | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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This morning, I spoke at the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Eggs & Issues Breakfast to discuss how we are moving Georgia forward and highlight the developments that will make our state and local communities prosper. As Georgia’s population continues to grow, we’ve seen a regular increase in revenue and a falling unemployment rate since I’ve been in office. Our pro-business climate, advanced...
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Deal: ‘Meeting the challenges of today, tomorrow and beyond’ | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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Deal urges patience as emergency responders continue work
State agencies continue working to repair winter storm damage

Gov. Nathan Deal today cautioned Georgians to remain patient and off the roads while state agencies continued working to keep roadways safe, restore power and responding to winter storm damage needs. No fatalities have been reported and the state’s Emergency...
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Visit gema.ga.gov for up-to-the-minute information on winter weather and safety preparations, tips and measures being taken.
Following an assessment from Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security officials and local Emergency Management Agencies (EMA), today I issued a state of emergency for four counties in South Georgia that were affected by severe weather and a tornado touchdown this week. The state of emergency includes the following counties: Calhoun, Mitchell, Baker and Dougherty. The state is...
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2017 Executive Orders | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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Today I joined the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) to announce the 218 Georgia public schools in 53 districts that have earned the Highest Performing or Greatest Gains school awards, an increase of 31 schools from last year. GOSA also released the 2015-2016 update to the Georgia School Reports website and an updated list of “chronically failing schools,” which now includes 153...
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Deal announces school award winners, updates list of chronically failing schools | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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Today I announced that athenahealth, a leading provider of network-enabled services and mobile applications for health care providers nationwide, will expand its workforce to nearly 1,000 by 2018 and double its initial footprint at Ponce City Market. The company surpassed its three-year projected employee growth rate by approximately 40 percent in its Atlanta office and has invested a total of...
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Today I announced that the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement has released the Georgia Higher Learning and Earnings dashboard and research report, which provide earnings information for graduates of Georgia's universities and technical colleges who work in the state after graduation. By 2020, more than 60 percent of job openings in Georgia will require some form of postsecondary...
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Today I announced that The Linde Group, a leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial gases, will create 35 jobs and invest $40 million in a custom-engineered air separation plant in Cook County. Georgia’s continued economic development, both on the state and local level, will continue to provide The Linde Group with the necessary resources to expand operations and undergo immense growth....
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Deal: The Linde Group to invest $40 million in Cook County | Governor Nathan Deal Office of the Governor

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"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!" ~ 2 Corinthians 5:17

As we thank and praise Him for another year of health, freedom and prosperity, let us remember our fellow Americans, Georgians and neighbors in need. While we anticipate new beginnings in the year to come, let us also learn from the past. On behalf of First Lady Sandra Deal...
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“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.” Romans 15:13.

As we gather with loved ones to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Sandra and I would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas from our family to yours. May the true meaning of Christmas fill your heart and home with joy now and throughout the...
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Tonight at sundown, members of Georgia’s Jewish community will gather with loved ones to begin the celebration of Hanukkah. Sandra and I wish our Jewish friends joy, prosperity and happiness during this time of celebration.