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House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams: Accomplished And Driven

Stacey Abrams is soft-spoken. Her voice has no detectable hint of its Mississippi roots. But, that voice commands undivided attention; each word carefully selected for maximum meaning and impact.In...

March 12, 2015

Five Things To Know About Georgia’s 2015 Legislative Session

Georgia’s 2015 legislative session began last week with Governor Nathan Deal’s inauguration for a second term in office. An ambitious legislative session is on tap including contentious issues...

January 21, 2015

This Week in Education News Sept. 12, 2014

This week the education headline news focused on the gubernatorial race, the correlation between exercise and student health and provided a meaty preview of the new Ken Burns PBS documentary The...

September 12, 2014

Let’s Trade!

Georgia continues to climb the ladder of states for international trading activity. A report from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that among the 50 states Georgia has climbed to #11 for international...

February 17, 2014

Raises for Georgia Teachers and More Highlights from the State of the State

Education was the focus of Governor Nathan Deal’s State of the State address yesterday. Deal proposes raising teacher pay and state education funding overall, a single year increase totaling nearly $...

January 16, 2014

2013: A Record Year for Job Growth in Georgia

The Georgia Department of Economic Development has announced an overall 10 percent increase in job creation during Georgia’s most recent fiscal year. According to a release from the Department,...

December 20, 2013

Georgia Wins National “Race to the Top” Challenge

The state of Georgia has been selected as a winner in the Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge. With the victory comes $50 million to help fund the state’s program. According to a press release...

December 19, 2013

Georgia is #1 [AUDIO]

Georgia is now ranked best in the nation for business climate. Site Selection magazine has chosen our state as the top place in which to do business. The achievement of being ranked #1 in the United...

November 25, 2013

Caterpillar Opens Doors for Jobs [AUDIO]

The largest Georgia manufacturing facility since Kia Motors is now open. Governor Nathan Deal and from across the state recently celebrated the official grand-opening of the new Caterpillar plant...

November 17, 2013

50 New Jobs for Butts County

Salad maker, Ready Pac, has announced it will expand operations in Jackson, GA by adding another 50 employees. The news comes on the heels of a 140 employee expansion this summer. Governor Nathan...

October 16, 2013

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