New Laws Now in Effect in Georgia

With the new year comes new laws that were passed by the Georgia legislature last year and have now taken effect. The majority of...

Georgia Attorney General stands with 28 other states to protect WWI memorial

Attorney General Chris Carr recently joined a bipartisan group of 28 states in fighting to protect a 93-year-old memorial honoring World War I veterans...

AARP Pushes Bill in GA to Allow Surveillance Cameras in Rooms in Health Facilities

HB 135 would make it permissible for families to have video surveillance cameras in rooms

Georgia’s U.S. Senator Perdue praises passage $675B defense budget bill, shutdown looms

Perdue praise passage of defense spending bill and he is pushing for more work to be done.

Deal announces $18.1M in transportation infrastructure project awards

Georgia Governor announces $18.1 million in transportation project awards

Deal honors contributors in arts and humanities

Gov. Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal announced the recipients of the seventh annual Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities.

Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Preserve America’s Battlefields

The Preserving America’s Battlefields Acts would increase the authorization of the Battlefield Land Acquisition Grants Program to $20 million a year, including up to $2 million a year for the restoration and interpretation of high-priority battlefields sites, helping to transform these sites into historic tourism destinations.

Deal: August 2018 tax revenues are up from last year’s

Governor Deal announces that state net tax revenues are up for August 2018 from last year's numbers.

COLUMN: Elected Officials Should Finish What They Start

OPINION: Jessica Szilagyi says elected officials shouldn't be able to so easily abandon a job they asked to have. She also says elected officials should have to help foot the bill when they cause special elections.

Lawsuit Filed Seeking New Election in GA Lieutenant Gov Race

A lawsuit seeking a new election in the Georgia Lieutenant Governor's General Election race has been filed in Fulton County Superior Court. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported...