10 Downing Street: 5 Things to Remember About the UK and Scottish Independence

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From 10 Downing Street 

 

On 18 September, voters in Scotland will be asked the question: “Should Scotland be an independent country?”.

The UK Government is making a positive case for Scotland to stay in the UK – Scotland is stronger in the UK, and the UK is stronger with Scotland in it.

Get more information on GOV.UK.

With less than a month to go until the independence referendum, here are 5 things to remember about the UK, Scotland and independence. (more…)

NFIB – Sen. Bruce Thompson Earns 100% Voting Record on Small Business Issues

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From Senator Bruce Thompson

 

Sen. Bruce Thompson Earns 100% Voting Record on Small Business Issues

Sen. Bruce Thompson was recognized by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) for his pro-business voting record during the 2013-14 legislative sessions. NFIB awarded Sen. Thompson with a 100% rating due to his strong support of small business issues. NFIB is Georgia’s leading small-business association with over 7,500 dues-paying members representing a cross section of the state’s economy.

“As a business owner, I came to the Capitol with a mission to represent small business,” said Sen. Thompson. “Receiving such an honor only strengthens my resolve to be a voice for small businesses in my district and in Georgia.”

“Sen. Thompson clearly understands what small business means to Georgia’s economy,” said Kyle Jackson, State Director, NFIB Georgia. (more…)

Georgia Film, Music, and Digital Entertainment: Now Filming in Georgia

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From Georgia Film, Music, and Digital Entertainment

It seems there’s always something filming in Georgia. Check out this list for what’s currently in production.

Project Name Project Type Network
“Archer” Animated TV Series FX
“Dish Nation” TV Reality Fox
“Finding Carter” TV Series MTV
“Big Foot” Feature Film Marvel
“Chrisley Knows Best” S2 TV Series USA
“Ride Along 2″ Feature Film Universal
“Satisfaction” TV Series USA
“The Walking Dead” S5 TV Series AMC
“Sorority Sisters” TV Reality VH1
“Bolden” Feature Film
“Constantine” TV Series WB
“Red Band Society” TV Series Fox
“Resurrection” TV Series ABC
“Vacation” Feature Film New Line
“Complications” TV Series USA
“The 5th Wave” Feature Film Sony
“The Vampire Diaries” S6 TV Series CW
“The Originals” S2 TV Series CW
“Powers” TV Series Sony Playstation
“The Red Road” S2 TV Series Sundance TV
“Paternity Court” TV Reality

 

 

 

 

Rep. Lynn Westmoreland: On Release of ISIS Video

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From Congressman Lynn Westmoreland 

 

Congressman Westmoreland issued a statement on the release of the video showing the beheading of American journalist, James Foley, by the terrorist group ISIS:

“We need to be taking these threats from ISIS very seriously,” stated Westmoreland. “The execution of James Foley is tragic and incredibly concerning to the other innocent American journalists who are being held captive. (more…)