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  • Mon., December 26, 2011 12:15pm
    Savannah business leaders have made support for a little-known state agency one of their legislative priorities for the next legislative session. A...
  • Mon., December 5, 2011 4:45pm
    Georgia legislators won't get be getting a raise next year. In a unanimous decision, the Legislative Services Committee voted on Monday to...
  • Fri., November 4, 2011 3:20pm
    A proposed law would require people receiving TANF benefits be drug tested. Applicants would have to pay for the screening. Money would be refunded...
  • Tue., August 16, 2011 9:10pm
    State Republicans handling redistricting rejected alternative district maps presented by Democrats late Tuesday. That's even though the...
  • Wed., April 20, 2011 10:25am
    The 2012 state budget includes tax breaks for manufacturers of airplane parts, developers, and Delta Airlines. But it’s unclear if they will save or...
  • Sun., March 20, 2011 7:01pm
    State legislators on Monday embark on the final 10 days of this year’s legislative session. The House and Senate will spend this week reviewing the...
  • Thu., March 10, 2011 4:45pm
    The President of Georgia Health Sciences University in Augusta wants lawmakers to put the institution’s funding for cancer research back into the...
  • Fri., February 25, 2011 3:37pm
    A Georgia state senator wants to lift a decades-long ban on political contributions by utility companies. Republican state senator Don Balfour of...
  • Tue., January 4, 2011 1:00am
    Voters might have resuscitated the push for increased tobacco taxes when they rejected increased car tag fees this November. The car tag fees were on...
  • Wed., November 3, 2010 4:33pm
    Republicans in the state House and Senate increased their majorities in both chambers Tuesday. The gains were modest -- three in the 180-member...