Mon., March 11, 2013 12:35pm
Republican leadership Monday in the Georgia House gave everyone a lesson in political cooperation. Representative Edward Lindsey, a Republican representing Atlanta's 54th district, moved to reconsider several bills passed by the House on Crossover Day. Each of the bills was a local measure, sponsored by a Democrat.
Sat., January 12, 2013 2:00pm
Hundreds of people are expected to gather Sunday near the State House for the annual Wild Hog Supper and a chance to mingle with Georgia leaders.
Sat., October 13, 2012 2:00pm
Georgia Republicans are pushing to pick up two congressional seats in the November elections.
Tue., March 27, 2012 1:23pm
Georgia lawmakers have approved a $39.5 billion budget plan for the coming financial year that earmarks roughly $100 million in last-minute money for infrastructure. House and Senate lawmakers voted Tuesday to approve the spending plan for the financial year starting in July. It now heads to Republican Gov. Nathan Deal.
Thu., March 22, 2012 8:30pm
House Democrats say a measure requiring welfare applicants to submit to drug testing is unjust and unconstitutional.
Wed., February 22, 2012 4:00pm
The state House of Representatives proposed a change Tuesday to Georgia's assisted suicide law. The new bill seeks felony punishment for anyone who knowingly and willfully assists someone in taking their life.
Fri., July 29, 2011 5:30pm
Georgia’s Congressional delegation appears divided on whether to vote for the debt resolution plan being re-worked in the U.S. House. Of note among Georgia’s 5 Democratic congressmen, Hank Johnson and David Scott are ‘NO’ or leaning ‘NO’. The others are reviewing changes being made, or did not return messages by air time.
Thu., March 3, 2011 6:40pm
The state house passed a bill that’s intended to crackdown on illegal immigration. Meanwhile, protesters stormed the capitol steps to deliver a letter urging the governor to veto it.
Wed., December 1, 2010 1:42pm
Sellier was recently reelected to his third term. Served on agriculture, consumer affairs, defense, veteran's affairs, education, health and human services committees. Sellier is survived by his wife Judye and three grown children.
Tue., February 16, 2010 4:09pm
Several gun rights bills are making their way through the state legislature