State lawmakers and staff from around the country will gather in Atlanta this week for a conference on a wide variety of issues facing states. The National Conference of State Legislatures will host its 39th annual legislative summit at the Georgia World Congress Center beginning Monday.
Seven community health care centers in Georgia are splitting a total of $4.2 million in federal grant money. That will allow them to serve 40,000 additional patients. The centers serve uninsured and underinsured people across the state.