Tue., May 14, 2013 6:48pm
Georgia businessman David Perdue, cousin of former Gov. Sonny Perdue, says he's exploring a bid for U.S. Senate. The Republican is the former CEO of Dollar General and Reebok.
Thu., October 4, 2012 3:57pm
In a talk Thursday at the Atlanta Press Club, U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson said he thinks there will soon be a break in the political gridlock in Washington. The Marietta Republican cited the former Gang of Six, who are now known as the “Gang of Eight” since adding two members.
Thu., June 14, 2012 7:09pm
The Farm Bill under debate in the U.S. Senate this week doesn’t just impact farmers. Eighty percent of its funds go to the program that provides food stamps. The Senate proposal would reduce funds to the program over ten years.
Fri., June 24, 2011 1:53pm
The Kate Puzey Peace Corps Volunteer Protection Act of 2011 seeks to better protect Americans serving with the Peace Corps. The bill is named in honor of a Georgia woman who died while serving in Benin.
Mon., February 7, 2011 5:00pm
Cases are still outstanding three years after the deadly explosion and fire at the Imperial Sugar refinery near Savannah. Fourteen people died and scores were wounded in one of the worst industrial disasters in state history. Federal officials later found, the company "willfully" violated safety rules by letting combustible dust build up.
Mon., June 21, 2010 3:54pm
June 21 is the last day that Georgia citizens can register to vote.
Wed., April 21, 2010 8:26am
Georgia's labor commissioner says he will run for the U.S. Senate seat curr
Fri., November 6, 2009 12:55pm
State Senator Ed Tarver has a new job as U.S. Attorney for the Southern Dis
Fri., October 23, 2009 12:52pm
The U.S. Senate is gearing up to consider the appointment of Georgia Senato
Wed., August 26, 2009 8:26pm
U.S. Senator says he's satisfied with the answers he got from VA officials