GA GOP: Applauds Governor Deal’s Appointment of the First Hispanic Superior Court Judge In Georgia

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GA GOP Applauds Governor Deal’s Appointment of the First Hispanic Superior Court Judge In Georgia 

Following Governor Nathan Deal’s appointment of Dallas lawyer Dean Bucci to the Superior Court within the Paulding Judicial Circuit, the Georgia Republican Party issued the following statements:

“Well-qualified, competent, and community-focused, Dean Bucci’s appointment to the Superior Court sends a clear message to minority communities throughout Georgia that Governor Deal is working to give all Georgians a voice within state government,” said Leo Smith, Minority Engagement Director for the Georgia Republican Party.  “As the first Hispanic Superior Court Judge in Georgia, Mr. Bucci will offer fresh perspective and insight while serving his community in a fair but firm manner.

“We applaud Governor Deal for his bold leadership and congratulate Dean Bucci on this momentous honor.”


Gov. Nathan Deal: Hyundai Glovis Georgia To Create 190 Jobs In Harris County

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Deal: Hyundai Glovis Georgia to create 190 jobs in Harris County

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Hyundai Glovis Georgia, a leading logistics services company for the automotive sector, will relocate its parts consolidation center to West Point, creating up to 190 jobs over four years.

“Georgia’s booming automotive and logistics industries play critical roles in creating jobs and bringing investment to the state,” said Deal. “To serve their global customer base and remain internationally competitive, companies like Hyundai Glovis need high-quality resources like those found throughout Georgia at their disposal. Hyundai Glovis Georgia’s expansion here speaks to the strength and vitality of our ready-to-work labor force and top-ranked business climate, and I have no doubt that this industry leader will continue to find success in our state.”

The company will work with a general contractor to develop a new, state-of-the-art 310,080-square-foot sub-assembly and sequencing facility in the Northwest Harris Business Park. The facility will be used to assemble and distribute components to meet the strict demands and timetables of its suppliers.

“We look forward to expanding our operations in Georgia and are appreciative of the support that we have received from West Point, Harris County and the state of Georgia,” said Hyundai Glovis Georgia Chief Operating Officer Hong Kee Rhee.  (more…)

Gov. Nathan Deal: Inaugural Gala To Showcase Georgia Artists

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Gov. Nathan Deal: Inaugural Gala To Showcase Georgia Artists

Gov. Nathan Deal’s inaugural team today announced details for the Inaugural Gala, including performances by a slate of Georgia musicians. The gala will be held on Jan. 15 at the Arena at Gwinnett Center.

“Georgia is blessed with a deep pool of talented musicians, and some of the most famous artists in the world call Georgia home,” Deal said. “These talented singers and songwriters span several genres, and I look forward to enjoying their performances.”

The Georgia musical acts include

Alan Jackson

The Newnan-native and Grammy Award-winning artist, Alan Jackson, will headline the Inaugural Gala. Jackson has sold nearly 60 million albums worldwide, topped the country singles charts 35 times, and scored more than 50 Top-10 hits. He has written or co-written 24 of his 35 #1 hit singles. Jackson is an 18-time ACM Award winner, a 16-time CMA Award recipient, a two-time Grammy-winning artist and a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry. Jackson’s songwriting has earned him the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award and an induction into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame as a 2011 Songwriter/Artist inductee. Jackson received the first-ever ASCAP Heritage Award in 2014 having earned the title of most performed country music songwriter-artist of ASCAP’s first 100 years. Jackson is a true testament to the state of Georgia. (more…)