Wed., March 6, 2013 9:02am
The Georgia General Assembly has approved a $19.3 billion midyear budget, including more money for schools and health care. It now awaits a signature...
Mon., August 6, 2012 2:23pm
The Georgia Board of Regents will consider the names for two merged universities and its budget request for next year at two days of meetings...
Mon., June 18, 2012 9:00am
Georgia is among the worst states in the country for staffing nurses in schools, but state education leaders are hoping a new law passed this year...
Tue., April 24, 2012 7:00am
Gov. Nathan Deal is touring Georgia to sign local bills and discuss the state budget, including funding for the Port of Savannah.
Tue., March 6, 2012 4:04pm
There have been some last minute changes to the 19.2 billion dollar plan, including a boost in funds for Georgia’s University and Technical College...
Tue., March 6, 2012 6:45am
Lawmakers on the House Appropriations Committee voted Monday to approve changes to Republican Gov. Nathan Deal's spending plan for the fiscal...
Thu., January 19, 2012 4:12pm
Gov. Nathan Deal’s 2013 spending plan is about 4 percent larger than the revised 2012 budget. That reflects increased tax revenues. But state...
Thu., January 19, 2012 8:30am
State legislators continued to hold budget hearings on Gov. Nathan Deal’s 2013 spending plan Wednesday. Most state agencies are dealing with two...
Tue., January 17, 2012 9:32am
State legislators began hearings on the 2013 budget Tuesday. They will hold meetings on the Governor's spending proposal for the rest of the...
Thu., January 5, 2012 6:35pm
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is proposing consolidating, eliminating or significantly changing some state agencies in a plan to shore up the 2013...