First Slice 3-2-12: East Point public meetings now available with 100 percent more drama
'Turn down your thermostats!'
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- Independent candidates will continue to face an uphill battle to get their names on Georgia ballots.
1. Big trouble — i.e. people charging the mayor at public meetings, men yelling at residents to stop taking three-hour lunches, etc. — in East Point. All on video!
3. "Hey, Leon? Can you tell school officials that we're probably gonna have a $41 million funding shortfall on those construction projects? Naw, never mind. I'll tell them. No, I won't forget."
4. An effort to reform Georgia's harsh ballot access law is dead — DEAD! — until next year. Jason Pye at Peach Pundit has tossed some angry words on the Internet about the news.