The [Ku Klux] Klan killed people in this state. ... For the state to sanction them as a civic-minded group would be unacceptable and dangerous.

June 14, 2012

State Rep. Tyrone Brooks, head of the Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, who praised the state Department of Transportation for rejecting the Ku Klux Klan's application for the Adopt-a-Highway program.