Georgia: Government Not by the People or for the People

February 12, 2014

What's a Republican-controlled committee supposed to do if they are trying to ram through extreme legislation and don't want to hear from those affected by the law? Don't tell anybody about a "public" hearing until the last minute and refuse to let the public testify in the hearing. Sounds far-fetched in a democratic society, right? It isn't. It just happened in Georgia.

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