Editorial Page Editor Adam Van Brimmer blogs on local topics of interest most weekday mornings in the “Savannah’s Town Square” Facebook group. The following is an excerpt from one of those posts as well as reader reaction.
Talking Point: Putting the Soros scare into GOP voters
To hear Republicans talk, you’d think George Soros is Freddy Krueger — but then it is the Halloween season.
Soros’ investment in the Chatham County District Attorney’s race is causing nightmares on Abercorn Street and many other avenues across our area. A political action committee backed by the progressive political activist is printing and distributing direct mail and other campaign marketing materials in support of Democrat Shalena Cook Jones.
The PAC has spent at least $80,000 touting Cook’s approach to law enforcement. She’s an advocate of cash-less bail and alternative methods to prosecute…