As many as 500 National Guard troops have been activated to protect people and property in Atlanta, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced late Friday. Kemp said he is also issuing a state of emergency for Fulton County due to protests in the state capital.
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has declared a state of emergency and activated 500 National Guard members in an attempt to restore order.
Wow. President Trump says he told Georgia Gov Kemp he disagrees "very strongly" with his decision to reopen portions of the state's businesses. "I think it's too soon," Trump says. "But at the same time, he must do what he thinks is right."
‘We’re risking our lives every freaking single day and they’re reopening’ — This Georgia doctor is furious with Gov. Kemp for reopening her state
The law Gov. Kemp signed in Georgia bans women from making their own health care decisions. It literally makes them criminals if they leave the state to seek the care they need. Health care decisions should be between patients and doctors. End of story.
JUST IN: Georgia Gov. Kemp signs one of the nation's most restrictive anti-abortion bills into law, banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, which typically occurs about 6 weeks into pregnancy; law expected to be challenged in court.