Wed., July 30, 2014 3:13pm (EDT)

  • Tue., April 24, 2012 8:00am
    Gov. Nathan Deal is touring Georgia to sign local bills and discuss the state budget, including funding for the Port of Savannah.
  • Mon., November 14, 2011 8:21am
    Local governments will start collecting 911 fees for prepaid cell phones. Up until now the state has collected money and put it in general fund....
  • Tue., October 11, 2011 2:47pm
    Millions of dollars in fees paid to the state aren’t going toward their intended purpose,according to a group advocating for local governments....
  • Wed., August 31, 2011 12:00pm
    The department that funds Medicaid needs hundreds of millions of dollars to fill its budget this year and next. The shortfall is no surprise to...
  • Mon., April 18, 2011 2:00pm
    The chancellor of the University System of Georgia has warned of tuition hikes because of shrinking state funding for universities and growing...
  • Mon., March 14, 2011 2:51pm
    Board says they will decide fate of museum on March 31. State will no longer fund the facility. New board member offers to help with fund raising.
  • Mon., January 31, 2011 3:40pm
    State lawmakers expected new fees to generate millions more dollars than they're actually generating. Lawmakers expected an extra $200 paid by...
  • Thu., January 13, 2011 4:26pm
    Higher tuition and growing demand for the merit based HOPE Scholarship would exhaust its reserve fund in 2 years. Governor Nathan Deal wants to be...
  • Wed., January 5, 2011 3:44pm
    The state has collected millions of dollars over the years in fees that aren’t going toward their original purpose. Local officials say if lawmakers...
  • Tue., December 14, 2010 5:47pm
    Governor Elect Nathan Deal did not have specifics when he spoke to lawmakers in Athens Tuesday, but he hinted at a few issues that will get his...