Opinion

ATLANTA — By the time Georgia’s 6th District votes in the June 20 special congressional election, $40 million — perhaps more than $130 per ballot — will have been spent to pick one-435th of one-half of one of the three branches of one of America’s governments. This is an expensive funeral for Tip O’Neill’s incessantly quoted and increasingly inapplicable axiom that “All politics is local.”

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Letters to the Editor

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:02

Letter to editor: Republicans are ‘too nice’

Republicans are ‘too nice’ Read more

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:02

Letter to editor: Historic Covenant tower going down

Historic Covenant tower going down Read more

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:40

Letter to editor: Tech baseball team shows class

Tech baseball shows class Read more

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:39

Letter to editor: Health care bill not a win

Health care bill not a win Read more

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