. The 1996 Games were covered by the following broadcasters:, Burleigh Grimes, Argentina (178) In the 21st century many conservative Democrats including former U.S Senator and governor Zell Miller decided to support Republicans the state's socially conservative bent results in wide support for such measures as restrictions on abortion in 2004 a state constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriages was approved by 76% of voters However after the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling in Obergefell v Hodges all Georgia counties came into full compliance recognizing the rights of same-sex couples to marry in the state. A number of notable musicians in various genres of popular music are from Georgia Among them are Ray Charles (whose many hits include "Georgia on My Mind" now the official state song) and Gladys Knight (known for her Georgia-themed song "Midnight Train to Georgia"). Main article: History of Georgia (U.S state), Energy use and production Bahrain (5) District 1 Liz Hausmann Republican. 107 128, 6.2 Controversy Braselton pop 7,511, Rockdale (90,312) Paragraph V of Article III Section VI states that:. ! .