SGLF Launches Six-Figure Ad Campaign Praising Conservative Georgia Legislators For Leadership During COVID-19 Pandemic

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WASHINGTON – The State Government Leadership Foundation (SGLF) today released targeted digital, mail, and text campaigns in support of conservative legislators who demonstrated strong leadership during the Georgia state legislative session. The advertisements feature eleven Republican legislators who voted in favor of cutting their taxpayer-funded paychecks by 10% (S.B. 416) and providing tax incentives to companies who are manufacturing personal protective …

GOP group runs ad attacking Dems over ‘defund the police’ movement

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EXCLUSIVE: A Republican group is releasing an ad attacking Democrats over recent calls to defund and abolish police departments in response to the death of George Floyd, playing up the uncertainty about who would respond to emergency calls if police departments are abolished entirely. Local officials have suggested such a dismantling of the police force in Minneapolis, though other prominent Democrats including Joe Biden have pushed …

NEW TV Ad: Georgia Democrat Leader Bob Trammell’s Deafening Silence on Defunding Police Departments

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Will Trammell stand by his liberal allies, or with Georgia law enforcement?   WASHINGTON – The State Government Leadership Foundation, the strategic policy partner of the Republican State Leadership Committee, this morning launched its first television advertisement encouraging Georgians to call state House Democratic Minority Leader Bob Trammell to tell him what he or she thinks about liberals’ plans to defund police …

Voting Access: Degrading Our Democracy

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Across the country, liberals are legislating, suing, and clawing their way into forcing a fundamental shift of our electoral system. Using the cover of the COVID-19 crisis, liberals are pursuing their wish-list of voting changes, including but not limited to: elimination of signature requirements for mail-in ballots, same-day voter registration, and elimination of the photo ID requirement in some states. …

State Government Leadership Foundation Defends the Virginia House of Delegates Against Partisan Power Grab for Democrats by Attorney General Mark Herring at U.S. Supreme Court

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David James [email protected] State Government Leadership Foundation Defends the Virginia House of Delegates Against Partisan Power Grab for Democrats by Attorney General Mark Herring at U.S. Supreme Court Attorney General Mark Herring Is Using His Office to Be the Sole Authority Over Legislative Map Drawing in Virginia WASHINGTON (January 4, 2019) — The State Government Leadership Foundation …

Florida GOP leaders back Betsy DeVos for U.S. Education secretary

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With Betsy DeVos’ U.S. Senate confirmation hearing on tap today, some notable Florida conservatives have unsurprisingly put their backing behind the billionaire charter school and voucher advocate to become the federal education secretary. Former Gov. Jeb Bush, a key early promoter of charters and vouchers, penned a piece in USA Today calling Donald Trump’s choice “inspired.” “Betsy will fight hard to …

SGLF Aids Lawsuit Against Gov. McAuliffe’s Unlawful Executive Orders for Felons

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the State Government Leadership Foundation (SGLF) announced that it is supporting a lawsuit brought against Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe for his executive order restoring political rights to felons. The lawsuit, Howell v. McAuliffe, brought by state legislative leaders including Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Bill Howell and Virginia Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment, argues that the …

Study Doubts Economic Benefits of Municipal Broadband

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A study released today by a conservative policy group concludes that municipalities should build out broadband networks only as a “last resort” and should instead work to encourage private investment in those networks. “The debate over municipal broadband networks is heated, and a central question in the argument is how these government interventions into the business of building digital networks …

SGLF Launches Ad Buy Promoting Lt. Governor Kinder’s Support for Seniors

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The State Government Leadership Foundation (SGLF) today released a digital advertisement promoting Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder’s extensive record of fighting for Missouri seniors. The five-figure ad-buy is set to run for two weeks in Missouri, with the goal of reminding Missourians of the many ways Kinder has sought to fight for those who have already given so …