Thu., March 7, 2013 2:33pm
State lawmakers wasted no time Thursday tackling some of the most important bills on their calendar for the legislative session’s Day 30.
Wed., March 6, 2013 5:12pm
Thursday is Day 30 of of Georgia’s 40-day legislative session. It's the day when lawmakers separate the wheat from the chaff in legislative terms. It’s also one of the longest days of the session at the Gold Dome.
Wed., March 6, 2013 5:00pm
State lawmakers embark on a marathon session of legislating Thursday. They’ll be marking Day 30 of the legislative session. That’s the day that a bill must have passed one or the other chamber to have a chance at final passage this year.
Mon., January 14, 2013 4:00am
Georgia lawmakers begin a new legislative session Monday. They will wade through hundreds of bills over the next three months. But there’s only one thing they are required to get done.
Wed., January 9, 2013 5:49pm
Four special elections were held Tuesday to fill vacant seats in the General Assembly. But only two races were decided.
Wed., January 9, 2013 10:42am
A state lawmaker is proposing a bill to allow school systems to choose whether principals should be allowed to carry concealed weapons.
Fri., January 4, 2013 4:47pm
The death of 94-year-old former state Senator Hugh Gillis of Soperton on Tuesday is being called the end of an era for Georgia politics.
Wed., January 2, 2013 4:15pm
Former state Sen. Hugh M. Gillis of Soperton, who served more than 50 years in the Georgia General Assembly, has died. He was 94.
Wed., January 2, 2013 4:00pm
State Sen. Joshua McKoon has arguably become the face of the ethics reform movement in Georgia politics. The Columbus Republican is quietly emerging as a leader even as he bucks his own party.
Fri., December 14, 2012 5:00pm
Republican senators in the Georgia General Assembly will meet Saturday to set rules for the upcoming legislative session. The main task will be deciding how much power to give Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle.