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16 March 2010

Did House Speaker David Ralston Suddenly Switch Parties?

In an op-ed appearing on the pages of the Athens Banner-Herald Tuesday, the paper's editorial board brought more attention to the possible budget cuts to higher education in Georgia [Athens Banner-Herald (2010-3-16). Editorial: Student protest brings reality to budget debate. Athens Banner-Herald. Retrieved on 2010-3-16.].

There's just one problem with their editorial. House Speaker David Ralston is a Republican, not a Democrat. Although, I am pretty sure that the state Democratic Party would welcome Ralston with open arms. Here's the screenshot from the Athens Banner-Herald errant editorial: