Roy Barnes will not be on hand. His schedule is “locked.”
I doubt we’ll see Jim Marshall there either.
There is this great contrast.
The elected Republican Governor:
Perdue spokesman Bert Brantley told The Associated Press on Friday the Republican governor had to juggle things around on his schedule to be able to greet the president.
Compared to Roy Barnes, the unelected Democratic nominee for Governor:
Meanwhile, Roy Barnes, the Democratic nominee for governor, won’t be anywhere in sight. Barnes will be in south Georgia campaigning. His campaign manager said that by the time they learned of Obama’s trip, Barnes’ schedule was already locked in.