Tue., December 4, 2012 9:35am
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed his Senate floor leaders for the legislative session beginning Jan. 14. Sen. Rick Jeffares and Sen. Charlie Bethel will help carry the governor's agenda in the General Assembly's upper chamber.
Mon., February 27, 2012 6:37pm
The Senate Health and Human Services Committee Monday passed a bill allowing pharmacists and nurses to give vaccination shots. Senator Charlie Bethel of Dalton says this bill is an extension of a previous bill that allowed pharmacy's to give flu shots.
Thu., April 14, 2011 4:13pm
Republican lawmakers want Georgia to join with other states to assert each state’s right to regulate its healthcare industry. Today they passed a measure that will allow the state to enter a compact with others.