Governor Nathan Deal addressed Georgia Division of Family and Children Services employees via a web stream today, one day after he announced a massive shake-up that installed a new management team and moved all key strategy decisions from Department of Human Services administration offices directly to the Governor’s Office. The video was uploaded to YouTube. First Lady Sandra Deal joined Governor Deal in joint remarks. Mrs. Deal is a powerful advocate for children across a broad spectrum of issues that include their welfare and education.
Article by Foundation Editor Mike Klein:
The Foundation’s Criminal Justice Initiative pushed the problems to the forefront, proposed practical solutions, brought in leaders from other states to share examples, and created this nonpartisan opportunity. (At the signing of the 2012 Criminal Justice Reform bill.)