Wed., December 5, 2012 5:57pm
Politicians on both sides want to change some rules of the state’s immigration law. They say there aren’t enough state workers to check the citizenship of every Georgian needing a professional license.
Fri., June 22, 2012 12:01pm
The federal government has sent a letter to Georgia officials saying the state's schedule for runoff elections violates federal law on overseas absentee ballots. The U.S. Department of Justice sent the letter on June 15 to Georgia's attorney general and secretary of state.
Mon., June 11, 2012 5:24am
A study has found that Georgia’s professional licensing requirements may be keeping lower-income people from pursuing certain careers. In many cases Georgia’s rules are much stiffer than other states.
Tue., June 7, 2011 7:55am
Georgia is facing a lawsuit for failing to provide voter registration forms to residents seeking public assistance, like food stamps and Medicaid.
Mon., April 4, 2011 10:58am
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp says the U.S. Department of Justice has approved Georgia's requirement for new voter registration applicants to provide evidence of U.S. citizenship.
Wed., December 22, 2010 4:03pm
GBI and Secretary of State's Office conducted a 5-month investigation of Brooks County election. Three of those arrested are newly-elected officials. More arrests could be coming.
Mon., November 1, 2010 1:03pm
This will be the first election where the new Tea Party movement could play a strong role with a lot of motivated voters. But as Susanna Capelouto reports if people want to show off their enthusiasm with any Tea Party paraphernalia at the polls they may be stopped from doing so.
Mon., November 1, 2010 12:12pm
As polls open tomorrow, over 760 thousand Georgians already cast their ballots early.
Wed., August 25, 2010 1:23pm
The Secretary of State office is looking into dozens of incidents of election fraud from this summer’s primary. The state has launched a criminal investigation into alleged voter fraud in south Georgia.
Thu., July 15, 2010 2:47pm
State officials are using a new law to crack down on massage parlors in Macon and Atlanta