Unformatted text preview: which he alone sets the agenda. Though these are rare, they are highly run by the governor. On the contrary, the Georgian governor loses some of the powers the president has in who he can appoint. The Georgian constituents elect judges to the courts and the six department heads—the secretary of state, the attorney general, the insurance commissioner, the state school superintendent, the commissioner of agriculture, and the commissioner of labor. These offices, comparable to the cabinet of the president, are not subject to the demands of the governor since their power comes from the people instead of him....
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- Spring '08
- Political Science, Georgian governor, Emma Torpy Chapter, gubernatorial floor leaders