Day 1 – Monday, January 9, 2012


10:00am House Session
10:00am Senate Session

Video Archives

GPB News - Politics

Governor Gives State Of StateGovernor Gives State Of State

Governor Nathan Deal laid out his plans for the coming year in his annual State of the State address at the State Capitol. He wants to spend more money on education, transportation, security and job growth.

Deal To Release 2013 BudgetDeal To Release 2013 Budget

Gov. Nathan Deal will release his 2013 budget proposal Wednesday, and the spending plan will include money for the Savannah Harbor Deepening project and new reservoirs. Gov. Deal will propose investing $45 million to expand the state’s water supply by building new reservoirs and drilling wells.

Deal Proposes Tax Relief For BusinessDeal Proposes Tax Relief For Business

Gov. Nathan Deal is promoting a slate of tax proposals to help the state attract and retain businesses. He unveiled them at the annual Eggs and Issues breakfast Monday in Atlanta. Gov. Deal wants to give tax credits to businesses that create as few as 15 jobs. Currently, companies don’t receive them until they pledge to hire 50 people.

District Attorney Investigating Ex-JudgeDistrict Attorney Investigating Ex-Judge

A prosecutor said he will launch an "immediate investigation" into misconduct charges against a powerful south Georgia judge who stepped down this month rather than face allegations that she abused her authority.

Governor Submits Fundraising TotalsGovernor Submits Fundraising Totals

Gov. Nathan Deal's non-election year campaign fundraising total topped $2.4 million last year, according to his latest campaign finance report filed with the state ethics commission. The total for Deal, now in his second year in office, includes more than $630,000 for the six-month period ending Dec. 31. According to the report dated Jan. 9, he still has more than $850,000 in cash on hand.


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Rick Steves' Europe

Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains And Bergen


Georgia Outdoors

Snakes Alive


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Agatha Christie's Poirot

The Adventure Of The Western Star