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Halloween, Election Day make for a spooky combination

...I said yes, that a man needed a beer sometimes on Sunday afternoon," Barnes said. "A few days later, the Christian Coalition came out saying they couldn't endorse either one of us."Barnes drew a big laugh when in referring to Deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2010-10-30/halloween-elect
City Ink | Government | Metro | City Ink
Bill seeks to bring casino-type gambling to Savannah, Jekyll, Lake Lanier

...amendment by Rep. Harry Geisinger, R-Roswell, is awaiting action by the House Regulated Industries Committee.The Christian Coalition has already come out in opposition to more types of gaming. Its president, Jerry Luquire, issued a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-11/bill-seeks-bring-casino-type
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Senators split on letting local voters decide

...their 36-20 margin.The delay allowed opponents to rally troops.Jerry Luquire, the president of the Georgia Christian Coalition, teamed with Georgia Conservatives in Action to invigorate grass-roots opposition for a phone and e-mail campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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Newt Gingrich prepares for likely White House bid

...life," said Jerry Luquire, head of the Georgia Christian Coalition. "I would find it very hard to vote for him...Coalition. Ralph Reed, the former head of the Christian Coalition and a fellow Georgian, said Gingrich could win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-01/newt-gingrich-prepares-likel
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Beating Obama in 2012 won't be easy, GOP strategist says

...will be a hard-fought, bitterly contested, extremely close election," Reed said.The former head of the Christian Coalition, who founded the Faith and Freedom Alliance in 2009 after an influence-peddling scandal and a failed run for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2011-03-04/beating-obama-
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Dollars, food flow in from lobbyists

...support for local control.Religious groups that oppose Sunday sales complained they were outmatched by deep pocketed business interests."The votes went where the dollars were," Georgia Christian Coalition President Jerry Luquire said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-26/dollars-food-flow-lobbyists
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Social conservatives look to dump Deal

...grassroots movement to persuade him to change from one contest to the other.Jerry Luquire, head of Georgia's Christian Coalition chapter, has sent e-mails to allies and local supporters as well as plugging it during a recent talk-radio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-01/social-conservatives-look-dum
Pawnshop planned for former Deal property

...negotiations and did not meet with Diamond. He referred all questions to Allen.The president of the Georgia Christian Coalition said he was troubled by the deal between Diamond and the governor, a conservative Republican who ran with backing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-05/pawnshop-planned-former-deal-
Troy Davis clemency denied

...of the death penalty didn't let opponents hold center stage alone.Jerry Luquire, president of the Georgia Christian Coalition, issued a statement in support of the clemency denial."In the murder of Mark MacPhail 21 years ago, the Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-09-20/troy-davis-clemency-denied
Atlanta begins new year with Sunday alcohol sales

...statehouse for years over ending the ban. But each proposal was bottled up by religious groups such as the Georgia Christian Coalition and the Georgia Baptist Convention, who viewed lifting the restrictions as an attempt to sully the Sabbath.Former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-01-01/atlanta-begins-new-year-sunday-alco