Georgia Public Service Commission candidate John Noel is a longtime Democrat. He was elected to the General Assembly as a Democrat in 2002. He’s been involved in Democratic politics and voted in Democratic primaries and runoffs, not to mention general, special, and Atlanta city elections. If there was an election, he’d show up and vote. Public records show this. Not only did he attend the 2016 Democratic Convention, but he’s attended every Democratic convention since 1992, when he was an intern for the Clinton/Gore campaign. Those are some serious bona fides.
Alan was irritated that none of the stores in that part of the town were open on Sunday. He told me his story and then headed toward the Save-a-Lot. That station is humbly furnished, but the music was as advertised, with the Reverend DJ calling out praise to accompany each song.. Check out the road trip post. Great days to be out with the people in Georgia.
Above: Atlanta City Council President Felicia Moore Endorses PSC candidate John Noel
John Noel is running with the onions and meeting with South Georgians this weekend, taking his campaign for the Georgia Public Service Commission to in Vidalia, Hinesville, Jesup, and Savannah Saturday, with additional stops in Bryan County, Statesboro, and Macon tomorrow. It’s a whirlwind that includes four radio interviews, flurries of phone calls, and rescheduling on the fly as new opportunities arise, and that happens because Noel knows a lot of South Georgia folks and wants to know more of them. Unlike his opponents, Noel is running a statewide campaign. Talking to farmers in Vidalia and city residents in Savannah, he’s hearing the same thing — people feel neglected by Atlanta politicians who don’t get out and listen to the people. If they…
Noteworthy endorsement: Chatham County Commissioner James “Jay” Jones, also an environmentalist, traveled from Savannah to attend John’s Earth Day Birthday celebration. “This is my brother,” he said, standing next to John Noel on a makeshift stage. “I’m going to do everything I can in South Georgia to get him elected.”