Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...political suicide."A prime example is former Gov. Roy Barnes, who in 2001 took up the issue, approving a design...was part of the majority as it was when former Gov. Roy Barnes initially changed the flag in 2001, it would carry...

Even after 100 years, town debates what to do with memories of lynching

...want to minimize the event," Cox says. "But it needs to be put away, like the flag, in its proper place." WHEN ROY BARNES came home after losing re-election as Georgia's governor, a fascination with the Frank case followed him.Barnes...

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...residents by pandering and taking down the Confederate flag. Southerners have long memories. Just ask former Gov. Roy Barnes of Georgia. THE CONFEDERATE flag is not about slavery. These people need to wake up. It is a phony excuse to get rid...

Gov. Deal: Change Confederate license plate

...by former Gov. Zell Miller to replace it before the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.Deal commended Miller and former Gov. Roy Barnes, who was in office when the Confederate flag was removed from the state banner in 2003, and said the decision has served...

Lawyers contribute heavily to Roy Barnes

...including about $800,000 for Democrat Roy Barnes.Reports filed at the State Ethics...Brian Robinson said Monday, "that Roy Barnes' trial attorney buddies are opening...for the Democrat's campaign."Roy Barnes has promised them he'll fight any...

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Roy Barnes is the right fit for governor

...our community, I plan to vote for Roy Barnes for governor.The job of governor...As Georgia's past governor, Roy Barnes was good for Augusta. As our next...such as water remain here as well.Roy Barnes is the right person to be Georgia's...

Roy Barnes ready for opponent

ATLANTA - Democrat Roy Barnes launched a pre-emptive strike in...experience or more of the same." "Roy Barnes. No on the job training necessary...haven't forgotten why they fired Roy Barnes in the first place," Robinson said...

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Roy Barnes net worth $16.6 million

ATLANTA - Democrat Roy Barnes released 25 years of tax returns and called on his opponents in the race for governor to do the same.The tax returns - along...

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Roy Barnes' daughter, granddaughters hurt in wreck

ATLANTA - Democratic gubernatorial nominee Roy Barnes' daughter and two granddaughters were injured in a car accident Sunday in Cobb County after police say a Porsche traveling above...

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Roy Barnes: 'thief'

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Roy Barnes is an affable, back-slapping politico who usually...for a `Property Taxpayers' Bill of Rights' by Rep. Roy Barnes ... The reason I was surprised is that, during the...

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