Thu., October 31, 2013 9:00am
State Rep. Calvin Hill has died after a battle with leukemia. He was 66. Hill's wife said he was diagnosed in July with a precursor to leukemia...
Fri., May 31, 2013 12:00pm
State officials building a new $24 million parking deck at the Georgia Capitol are designing special parking spaces for lawmakers to give them more...
Mon., January 21, 2013 6:00am
When residents want to influence state policy, they can call their Georgia lawmaker. When their local governments want influence, they hire a...
Wed., October 3, 2012 6:18pm
A national anti-tax advocate wants Georgia lawmakers to drop a tax paid by hospitals, a move that would create a large hole in the state budget.
Mon., January 2, 2012 7:30am
Georgia ports officials are asking state lawmakers for $46 million for Savannah harbor deepening in the upcoming legislative session. But it's...
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...
Wed., November 16, 2011 11:37am
Georgia license plates soon may all read "In God We Trust" and parents who apply for federal financial assistance might have to take drug...
Tue., June 7, 2011 12:50pm
A top Georgia lawmaker says he has an idea for how the state can get more water for its needs. House Speaker David Ralston is proposing a trade with...
Wed., March 30, 2011 9:06am
Georgia lawmakers want to amend the state constitution to prevent the Board of Regents from raising tuition more than the rate of inflation.
Fri., February 25, 2011 3:59pm
A proposal to expand casino-like video lottery terminals to help fund the HOPE Scholarship program appears to be dead. When Governor Nathan Deal...