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Budget Hearings - Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Wednesday, January 19th
9:25 a.m. - Opening Remarks
9:30 a.m. - Department of Corrections - Brian Owens, Commissioner
10:30 a.m. - Department of Juvenile Justice - Amy Howell, Commissioner
11:00 a.m. - Department of Public Safety - Colonel Bill Hitchens, Commissioner
11:30 a.m. - Supreme Courts - Chief Justice Carol Hunstein
12:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:30 p.m. - Department of Transportation - Vance Smith, Commissioner
2:30 p.m. - Department of Economic Development - Chris Cummiskey, Commissioner
3:00 p.m. - Department of Natural Resources - Mark Williams, Commissioner, DNR Allen Barnes, Director, EPD
3:45 p.m. - Georgia Ports Authority - Curtis Foltz, Executive Director
4:00 p.m. - Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission - Susan Hart Ridley, Director
4:30 p.m. - Adjourn

GPB News - Politics

Pastor Protection Bill Passes First Test

The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Kevin Tanner (R-Dawsonville), made it through a House Judiciary Subcommittee Thursday with minor changes.

Georgia Lawmaker Wants STEM Classes To Count More For HOPE Scholarship

Rep. Jan Jones' (R-Milton) bill making that change heads to the Senate.

Jimmy Carter Says Scans Show No Signs of Cancer

A scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma.

Legal Or Not, Rep. Allen Peake Plans to Keep Helping Registered Users Obtain Cannabis Oil

Peake responds to comments made by Governor Deal addressing the legal consequences for transporting cannabis oil across state lines.

Georgia Lawmakers Contend With Even More Religious Freedom Bills

With the introduction of legislation from Rep. Ed Setzler (R - Acworth), there are now at least seven bills before the General Assembly.
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