Mon., November 19, 2012 9:30am
Democrats in Georgia's state Senate will soon pick new leaders. Sen. Steven Henson, the minority leader, said the caucus meeting is set for...
Fri., November 16, 2012 10:00am
Republican lawmakers in Georgia's state Senate have nominated Sen. David Shafer of Duluth to serve as president pro tempore. The entire chamber...
Mon., November 12, 2012 10:00am
Provisional ballots from a key state Senate race in Fulton County show Republican Hunter Hill of Atlanta beat Democratic incumbent Doug Stoner of...
Tue., March 27, 2012 12:23pm
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...
Wed., March 21, 2012 5:41pm
Victims of domestic violence could be required to testify against their spouses under new legislation that's headed to the governor's desk.
Mon., January 9, 2012 5:04pm
Georgia cities and counties would have to cap the fees and penalties they charge owners of foreclosed properties under a proposal approved by a state...
Sat., April 16, 2011 11:55am
Four months after he was stripped of much of his power, popular incumbent Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle was looking to reconcile with his Republican...
Thu., April 14, 2011 5:58pm
The controversial illegal immigration reform bill passed on the last day of the General Assembly. Immigrant rights groups and members of the...
Wed., April 13, 2011 1:32pm
A state Senate committee on redistricting met for the first time Wednesday to discuss the process of redrawing legislative maps from the new census...
Wed., April 13, 2011 12:56pm
Lawmakers have just one day to sort out their differences over an illegal immigration reform measure.