Tue., March 15, 2011 2:54pm
Tomorrow is Crossover Day at the state capitol. That’s when bills must pass either chamber or won’t have a chance to become law until next year. Most...
Thu., March 10, 2011 1:27pm
Changes to the HOPE scholarship program have cleared both chambers of the general assembly. The revisions mean most recipients will get 20 percent...
Tue., March 8, 2011 5:44pm
After four hours of debate, the Georgia Senate Tuesday evening passed a bill dramatically overhauling the cash-strapped HOPE scholarship program. The...
Tue., March 1, 2011 4:28pm
The state House passed a bill Tuesday that would overhaul Georgia's HOPE scholarship. It includes an amendment that requires a new minimum...
Mon., February 28, 2011 1:26pm
Senate Democrats say the Republican plan to fix the HOPE scholarship and Pre-K program is being rushed.
Mon., February 28, 2011 12:00pm
Albany Representative Ed Rynders introduced a proposed constitutional amendment late last week to limit tuition increases at Georgia universities to...
Thu., February 17, 2011 4:59pm
State lottery sales can no longer keep up with demand for the HOPE scholarship. Lawmakers plan to introduce legislation on Tuesday to remedy Hope...
Fri., February 11, 2011 4:01pm
State Rep. Ed Rynders of Albany wants voters to amend the state constitution so tuition increases at state universities cannot exceed the rate of...
Tue., January 25, 2011 6:12pm
Lawmakers have started the discussion on how to change the HOPE scholarship program so it won’t go broke next year.
Tue., January 25, 2011 2:45pm
Parents and students of private, charter and virtual schools came together on the steps of the capitol to advocate for more choice in education.