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  • Mon., November 19, 2012 1:30pm
    A little-noticed Senate bill passed this year allows firms seeking permits from the Environmental Protection Division to pay a premium so they get...
  • Tue., April 17, 2012 4:00pm
    Gov. Nathan Deal touted the General Assembly’s 2012 legislative accomplishments at a talk Tuesday at the Atlanta Press Club. He credited bi-partisan...
  • Mon., April 9, 2012 9:00am
    Lobbyists spent almost $10,000 a day on gifts for Georgia lawmakers during the legislative session. An analysis by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...
  • Wed., March 28, 2012 8:07am
    House lawmakers have rejected a proposal that would allow people to profit by pulling logs sunken long ago in Georgia rivers. The House of...
  • Wed., March 28, 2012 8:05am
    Assisting in another person's suicide would be become a felony crime in Georgia punishable by up to a decade in prison under legislation passed...
  • Tue., March 27, 2012 8:16am
    The state Senate has approved a new funding system to support new charter schools in Georgia. The legislation approved Monday by a vote of 38-14 now...
  • Mon., March 26, 2012 6:56am
    Abortion would be illegal in most cases five months after conception under a bill the Georgia Senate will consider this week. The Senate is expected...
  • Fri., March 23, 2012 9:00am
    Charter school students could participate in sports and clubs at traditional public schools under a proposal moving to the House floor for a vote. A...
  • Thu., March 22, 2012 7:19am
    Foreclosure fraud would be a crime under a bill passed unanimously in the state Senate Wednesday. Georgia law currently criminalizes fraud during the...
  • Wed., March 21, 2012 6:25am
    After months of debate, the proposal to overhaul Georgia's criminal justice system is headed to a vote in the state House, perhaps as early as...