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Old 12-24-2019, 08:18 AM
 
Location: Macon, Georgia
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The saying is Georgia; is the number one, "State to do business". A business court in 2020. Let's do it!
This year, Gov. Kemp signed more than 300 bills. Many have already taken effect. Others start on Jan. 1.
https://www.11alive.com/article/news...9-9f9181899de9
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Old 12-24-2019, 09:15 AM
 
Location: Columbus, GA and Brookhaven, GA
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The saying is Georgia; is the number one, "State to do business". A business court in 2020. Let's do it!
This year, Gov. Kemp signed more than 300 bills. Many have already taken effect. Others start on Jan. 1.
https://www.11alive.com/article/news...9-9f9181899de9
He is definitely helping to keep Georgia at the top for doing business. Definitely doing some good things. My hope is that the state income tax goes away one day.
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Old 12-24-2019, 03:00 PM
 
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He is definitely helping to keep Georgia at the top for doing business. Definitely doing some good things. My hope is that the state income tax goes away one day.
The more purple Georgia becomes the less likely it will be removed. Look at CA, NY and IL.
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Old 12-24-2019, 04:23 PM
 
Location: Macon, Georgia
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Markjames68 what exactly does purple mean? I never heard of a state going purple before. Please feel free to explain.
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Old 12-24-2019, 05:44 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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Markjames68 what exactly does purple mean? I never heard of a state going purple before. Please feel free to explain.

He means the State is politically trending from red to blue, so were considered 'purple' by many pundits.
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Old 12-24-2019, 05:48 PM
 
Location: San Diego
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The more purple Georgia becomes the less likely it will be removed. Look at CA, NY and IL.
You mean Atlanta. The rest of the State? Hardly. I guess ya'all love Californians moving there running up housing prices.
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Old 12-24-2019, 06:16 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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You mean Atlanta. The rest of the State? Hardly. I guess ya'all love Californians moving there running up housing prices.

At least the ones moving here aren't Duncan Hunter voters. How'd that work out for San Diego County?
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Old 12-24-2019, 06:32 PM
 
Location: Macon, Georgia
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Forbes just named North Carolina the best state to do business in 2019.
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Old 12-24-2019, 06:46 PM
 
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You mean Atlanta. The rest of the State? Hardly. I guess ya'all love Californians moving there running up housing prices.
The Atlanta metro area represents about 2/3 of GA’s population, and now there are Democrat Members of Congress representing districts which were reliably Republican for many years.

I’d love nothing better than to have no income tax and for the state to earn fees in other ways.
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Old 12-24-2019, 07:50 PM
 
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He is definitely helping to keep Georgia at the top for doing business. Definitely doing some good things. My hope is that the state income tax goes away one day.
Deal could have done this by taking the obamcare money for medicaid & by raising the cigarette tax $2 a pack. this would have offset the income tax cut.

Now we would be better off investing in research universities as this is what will continue to draw jobs into the Atlanta Metro area.
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