The Senate debated the Governor Sonny
Representative Bob Holmes today talked about his legislative efforts to regulate class sizes and halt plans to retain third graders
The House today agreed to allow additional insurance benefits to members of local boards of education. House Bill 328 passed with a provision that boards must announce the benefits at a regularly scheduled meeting.
Senate Higher Education Committee Chairman Bill Hamrick dropped legislation today that removes the capital outlay program from lottery funding. Hamrick also introduced Senate Bill 471 yesterday, which is designed to help preserve the HOPE scholarship
Governor Sonny Perdue addressed the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Community Health
The Voters Independence Project is concerned that the technology of electronic voting can be tampered with, but Secretary of State Cathy Cox's spokesperson, Chris Riggall says that voter confidence in the system remains high. Lawmakers Angelena Washington has more on that story.
Today was the 32nd Annual Firefighters Recognition Day at the Capitol. Governor Sonny Perdue announced that Georgia will soon have its own heavy search and rescue capabilities to respond to collapsed structures. Lawmakers Samantha Cheshire has the details.