Jessica Szilagyi

Jessica Szilagyi is a Statewide Contributor for She focuses primarily on state and local politics as well as issues in law enforcement. She has a background in Political Science with a focus in local government and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia. Jessica is a "Like It Or Not" contributor for Fox5 in Atlanta and has two blogs of her own: The Perspicacious Conservative and "Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers."

U.S. Senate Candidate Wants Federal Gov’t to Guarantee COVID-19 Drug Without Any Out-of-Pocket Costs

One candidate for United States Senate wants the federal government to ensure that Americans don't have any out-of-pocket expenses for a particular COVID-19 drug. Gilead Sciences, Inc., which holds the patent for the drug, intends to charge up to $3,120 per course of treatment.

Evans Commissioners Improperly Changing Speed Limits on County Roads

A review of Georgia law suggests that the Evans County Board of Commissioners may be improperly altering the speed limits on county roads.

Georgia Democrats Say “Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response Has Devastated Georgia’s Economy”

Georgia Democrats hosted a press call on Thursday to voice concerns and opposition to how President Trump has managed the COVID-19 pandemic and state party leaders say it has 'devastated Georgia’s health and economy, making recovery much harder than it needed to be for Georgians.'

14 Businesses Awarded a Total of $28,000 from City of Statesboro’s “Love Ur City” Campaign

The City of Statesboro announced Tuesday that a combined $28,000 was distributed to 14 city and Bulloch County businesses. See the businesses awarded and how much they received.

TCSS Records Show Coach Wasn’t Relieved of Coaching Duties Over Social Media Posts

More information is now available related to a teacher at Tattnall County High School who made headlines last week after he was told his coaching position was not renewed due to comments made on social media.

COLUMN: Special Election in 4th Senate District Mostly Devoid of Policy Issues

OPINION: Jessica Szilagyi discusses the primary runoff election between Scott Bohlke & Billy Hickman and how noticeably absent policy discussions are from both campaigns. "Our counties deserve so much more from the people begging for our votes and shame on both of the candidates for campaigning like voters are incapable of digesting more valuable information."
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