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Rome News-Tribune is the daily newspaper of Rome, Georgia. Begun originally as a weekly newspaper, the paper has survived several merges with other newspapers. Aside from several months during the Civil War, the paper has been published continuously since 1843. It is owned by Times Journal Inc. based in Marietta, Ga.


Georgia’s Stacey Abrams said Thursday she supports West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin’s proposals for a compromise on voting reform, giving the plan some momentum as Democrats seek to unite against Republican efforts to impose restrictive new ballot rules across the country. Abrams, a former candidate for Georgia governor and leading voting rights advocate, praised the moderate Democratic ...

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Rome, voted against a bill awarding a gold medal to police officers who defended the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 because she disagrees “with the language in the measure,” according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.


Jun. 17—If another 207 of the 7,086 people who voted in Tuesday's special election had cast a ballot for Devan Seabaugh, the Metro Atlanta Ambulance executive would have punched his ticket to the Gold Dome as House District 34's next state representative. But in lieu of an outright victory in the special election to replace Bert Reeves, Seabaugh will now square off against Democrat Priscilla ...

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