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  Georgia (U.S. state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia was one of the thirteen colonies that revolted against British rule in the American Revolution.
Georgia's population in 2000 was 8,186,453 (U.S. Census).
Georgia is bordered on the south by Florida, on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and South Carolina, on the west by Alabama, and on the north by Tennessee and North Carolina.
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 Georgia (U.S. state) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia is one of the fastest growing states in the nation, with an estimated 8,829,383 people in 2004.
Georgia's Constitution provides all counties and cities with "home rule" authority, and so the county commissions have considerable power to pass legislation within their county as a municipality would.
Georgia is also the largest state east of the Mississippi River, since West Virginia seceded from Virginia during the Civil War.
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 georgia (u.s. state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The state song, "Georgia On My Mind" by Hoagy Carmichael was originally written about a woman of that name, but after Georgia native Ray Charles sang it, the state legislature voted in the state song.
Georgia's two U.S. senators are Saxby Chambliss (Republican) and former governor Zell Miller (Democrat).
Georgia's agricultural outputs are poultry and eggs, peanuts, cattle, hogs, dairy products, and vegetables.
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 Georgia (U.S. state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia's population in 2000 was 8 453 (U.S. Census).
On January 18 1861 Georgia joined the Confederacy in the American Civil War and on July 15 1870 after Reconstruction Georgia became the last former Confederate to be readmitted to the Union.
As of the 2000 census the population of Georgia is 8 186 453 it the 10th most populous state.
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 New Georgia Encyclopedia: University of Georgia
Georgia (UGA) is the oldest, largest, and most comprehensive educational institution in Georgia, and is moving to the forefront among public universities in the region and nation.
Chartered by the Georgia General Assembly in 1785, UGA was the first university in America to be created by a state government, and the principles undergirding its charter helped lay the foundation for the American system of public higher education.
Incorporated in 1806, Athens is the educational, commercial, and cultural hub of northeast Georgia, combining southern charm with an economy fueled by service industries, medical facilities, government offices, a thriving arts and crafts community, and a lively entertainment scene.
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 Georgia (U.S. state) - ArtPolitic Encyclopedia of Politics : Information Portal
The conflict between Spain and England over control of Georgia began in earnest in about 1670, when the English, moving south from their colony in present-day South Carolina met the Spanish moving north from their base in Florida.
In 1724, it was first suggested that the English colony be called Georgia in honor of King George II.
Georgia's two U.S. senators are Saxby Chambliss[?] (Republican) and Zell Miller[?] (Democrat).
www.artpolitic.org /infopedia/st/State_of_Georgia.html   (703 words)

  
 The New Georgia Encyclopedia: SLGN Notes
A history professor from the University of Georgia is editor, and each section is edited by a topic specialist, according to a September 2000 article in the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
This will be a fine resource for Georgia students, teachers or anyone doing research on the state, but also for newcomers or visitors to the state who want to acquire some background, to writers needing to check out a quick fact, and, of course, to trivia fans.
One thing could be done right now to enhance interest in the work in progress: Instead of burying the list of newly contributed articles under the "Index" header on the top banner, the editors could earmark a place for new material teasers on one of the home page sidebars.
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 Georgia's Gilded Age
With the election of James Smith as governor (list of Georgia governors) in January, 1872, the Democrats once again had an iron grip on the state's political process.
Georgia successfully removed from the state legislature three senators and twenty-nine representatives who were fl under the pretense that the state constitution did not give fl males the right to hold office.
Georgia's government began a corrupt phase, not only for its unfair treatment of fls, but for the attempts by elected and appointed officials to make money to which they were not entitled.
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 Georgia (U.S. State) Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
There is no true metropolitan government in Georgia, though the Atlanta Regional Commission and Georgia Regional Transportation Authority do provide some regional services, and the ARC must approve all major land development projects in metro Atlanta.
Georgia is also the largest state, in land area, east of the Mississippi River, since West Virginia seceded from Virginia during the Civil War.
It then takes a sharp left turn around the tip of Rabun County, westbound along latitude 35°N. This originally was the Georgia and North Carolina border all the way back to the Mississippi River, until Tennessee was divided from North Carolina, and Alabama and Mississippi (the Yazoo Lands) were taken from Georgia.
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 Georgia Governors
The charter of the Georgia prohibited trustees from holding any formal office in the colony.
Howley was elected both governor and representative to the Continental Congress.
The office of governor was briefly held by George Wells, President of the Executive Council, who was killed in a duel with James Jackson.
www.cviog.uga.edu /Projects/gainfo/gagovs.htm   (547 words)

  
 Georgia Governors' Journals Wealth of Information
The records of the Governor list commissions granted by the Governor to anyone who served their county or state in any official capacity.
Commissions were granted by the Governor to those serving as officers of the militia, justices and judges of any court, sheriff, surveyor, coroner, register of tax returns or probate, tax collector and a number of other offices.
Included in the records are numerous instances of correspondence between county officials and the Governor or his staff concerning Indian depredations, murders, surveys of new county lines and a host of other events.
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 Wikinfo | Georgia
The conflict between Spain and England over control of Georgia began in earnest in about 1670, when the English, moving south from their Carolina colony in present-day South Carolina met the Spanish moving north from their base in Florida.
Prior to 1932, there were 161, with Milton and Campbell being merged into Fulton at the end of 1931, during the Great Depression.
Images, some of which are used under the doctrine of Fair use or used with permission, may not be available.
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 Bill Shipp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
If I were king of Georgia with absolute power, governors would be allowed to serve only one four-year term, as in the pre-George Busbee era.
With only one time at bat, the governor could carry out his agenda without having to cater to special interests and fret about re-election.
Atlanta Falcons would be required to make it to at least one Super Bowl in the next decade or face losing their franchise.
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 Amazon.ca: Books: Ernest VanDiver, Governor of Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Ernest Vandiver was elected governor of the state of Georgia in 1958 on a platform of fiscal conservatism and steadfast resistance to desegregation.
Using primary sources and extensive interviews with the governor and his contemporaries, Henderson tells the full story of Vandiver's life as a transitional figure in the political history of the state.
Harold Paulk Henderson is a professor of political science at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, author of The Politics of Change in Georgia: A Political Biography of Ellis Arnall (Georgia 1991), and coeditor of Georgia Governors in an Age of Change (Georgia 1988).
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 Politics1 - Guide to the Inactive 2004 Democratic Presidential Prospects
California Governor Gray Davis was initially viewed as one of the potentially stronger Democratic hopefuls for 2004 because he comes from vote-rich California and is one of the most successful fundraisers in the party.
A divorced father of five, Dokka spent his career in broadcast journalism, which included the ownership of a radio news network known as the "Georgia Audio Network." He was also previously a candidate for US Senator in Georgia in the 1972 Democratic primary.
We moved Hardy to our "inactive" list because -- by March 2004 -- she had yet to qualify for any primary ballots and did not appear to be attempting to gain ballot access.
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 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Georgia
List of 486 victims of lynchings in Georgia from the 1880s to the present.
Nancy Catherine "Kate" McBURNETT was born 1883 in Carroll County, Georgia, and died in 1972 in Cedartown, Polk County, Georgia.
Listing includes (when known) the convict's name, age, race, sex, occupation, crime, date of execution, method of execution and whether it was a single or multiple execution.
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 Georgia (U.S. state) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville [42]
Georgia Institute of Technology, or Georgia Tech in Atlanta [43]
North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega [51]
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 List of Georgia Governors : Governor of Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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List of Georgia GovernorsJohn A. List of Georgia Governors
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 Georgia (U.S. state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville http://www.gcsu.edu/
Middle Georgia College in Cochran and Dublin http://www.mgc.edu/
North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega http://www.ngcsu.edu/
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 Mortgage Bankers Association
The Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia is a trade association composed of mortgage lenders, brokers and affiliated industry associates.
The Board of Governors of this association encourages its members to use sound and ethical business practices in the making, marketing and servicing of mortgage loans.
The Lend-A-Hand program is administered by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia Foundation, the charitable arm of the parent organization which offers assistance to the elderly, disadvantaged of our communities.
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 Carrollton Texas aiu college   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia (US state) - Definition of Georgia (US state) by Webster's...
Georgia (US state): Articles on Georgia (US state) (current) from...
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 Senator Zell Miller addresses NRA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Georgia Senator and former governor (list of Georgia governors) Zell Miller told the members of the National Rifle Association that Al Gore lost the 2000 election because the Democratic Party is out of step with "...mainstream America.
Many suburban and rural Democratic candidates are against gun control, yet it remains a core value of the Democratic party on a national level."
All of the photographs, graphics and text on Our Georgia History (http://ourgeorgiahistory.com) are © Copyright 2001-2005 by Golden Ink unless otherwise noted.
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 Encyclopedia: List of Governors of Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 The Governors of Georgia, 1754-1995   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 Amazon.com: Books: Passports Issued by Governors of Georgia, 1810-1820   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 CNN.com Election 2004 - Governor
Select an exit poll for one of the following Governor races:
Click a state for full results or go to a full list of all Governor results
All external sites will open in a new browser.
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 Encyclopedia article on List of governors of Georgia [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 List of Georgia Governors : Governor of Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
List of Georgia Governors : Governor of Georgia
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