Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter will speak in support of
Jason Carter for Governor of Georgia
at the Lowndes County
Courthouse in Valdosta, Georgia, 6PM Thursday 9 October 2014.
The last time Jason Carter was in Valdosta, 1 July 2014,
he was informed by a number of SpectraBusters about the Sabal Trail
pipeline, its hazards, and its lack of benefits for Georgians.
The venue in July was a speech to the
Lowndes County Democratic Party
opposes that pipeline,
many organizations in Lowndes County, south Georgia,
(see for example Dr. Michael G. Noll, president of
WACE, pictured with Jason Carter).
Others held No Pipeline signs and talked to other candidates.
Pictured below are Danielle Jordan (then president of S.A.V.E. at VSU)
and Glenn Ritchie talking to Daniel Blackman, candidate for Georgia
Public Service Commissioner.
At that July meeting, I spoke directly with Jason Carter about the pipeline. Continue reading Rosalynn Carter at Lowndes County Courthouse 6PM Thu 9 Oct 2014
Tied for number 3 and receiving $10,000 in 2014 Top Vendors/Recipients from Spectra Energy according to
Governor Nathan Deal of Georgia,
where Spectra wants to gouge a 100-foot right of way
for its 36-inch fracked methane Sabal Trail pipeline.
Actually, Nathan Deal’s campaign committee has accepted at least $21,300 from
natural gas pipeline companies, including
$15,000 from companies that build LNG export terminals (Sempra and AECOM)
build pipelines to LNG export terminals (Spectra and AECOM).
and $6,300 from an Alabama
pipeline supply company (Consolidated Pipe & Supply Company).
Tied with Deal for third and also receiving $10,000 from Spectra:
Governor Robert J. Bentley of Alabama,
where the Sabal Trail pipeline starts, connecting to Williams Transco’s
Hillabee Expansion Project, which along with Sabal Trail and FSC forms the
Southeast Market Expansion Project.
Governor Bill Haslam of
Tennessee, where Spectra wants to start its
same-size Renaissance Pipeline to run through northeast
Alabama and north Georgia past Atlanta.
Let’s look at candidate Nathan Deal’s
most recent Georgia campaign contribution disclosure report contributions,
for June 30th 2014: Continue reading Spectra Energy and gas pipeline campaign contributions to GA Gov. Nathan Deal