**Georgia governor vetoes religious exemptions bill on gay marriage **
Monday March 28, 2016 AP via Columbus Dispatch
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday said he will veto legislation shielding opponents of same-sex marriage, after a groundswell of opposition from companies threatening to boycott the state if it became law.
The Republican announced his decision during a news conference in his office at the Georgia Capitol, saying, “I have examined the protections that this bill proposes to provide to the faith based community and I can find no examples of any of those circumstances occurring in our state."
Deal added, “I do not think that we have to discriminate against anyone to protect the faith-based community in Georgia.”…