Atlanta Tea Party Lobbies To Block $672M Braves Stadium

Law360, New York (November 19, 2013, 6:35 PM EST) -- In the face of a critical upcoming county vote, the Atlanta Tea Party has begun heavy robocalling and lobbying efforts to try to block the use of taxpayer dollars for a $672 million stadium proposed by the Atlanta Braves, the group confirmed to Law360 on Tuesday.

The Atlanta Tea Party, which is joined in its opposition by the state's Sierra Club and by activist group Common Cause Georgia, contends that the financing deal was wrongfully struck behind closed doors with Cobb County officials and would wrongfully...
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