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  • Thu., September 15, 2011 3:36pm
    Georgia’s Tea Party is continuing its effort to thwart a vote on a transportation sales tax. Last month, it stifled a proposal to move the vote from...
  • Wed., September 14, 2011 4:01pm
    The Georgia Chamber of Commerce will coordinate distinct regional marketing campaigns for next year’s transportation sales tax vote. Officials...
  • Wed., September 14, 2011 11:04am
    The number of Georgians living in poverty rose sharply during the Recession, according to census figures released Tuesday. Poverty is also on the...
  • Fri., September 9, 2011 5:09pm
    President Obama’s American Jobs Act, unveiled Thursday, would reduce some federal payroll taxes on business, which he says will create jobs. Georgia...
  • Wed., September 7, 2011 3:30pm
    State officials said Wednesday that the Lowe’s retail chain will open a distribution center in Rome that will employ 600 people. But it’ll do little...
  • Thu., September 1, 2011 3:06pm
    Republican lawmakers have drawn redistricting maps that solidify their majorities in the state House and Senate. But Georgia’s changing demographics...
  • Wed., August 31, 2011 5:00pm
    The state Senate passed new congressional district maps Wednesday, the last major event of this year’s special legislative session. Gov. Nathan Deal...
  • Thu., August 18, 2011 4:33pm
    The Republican-controlled state House approved new district maps Thursday. Democrats say the majority party is using the Voting Rights Act to...
  • Sun., August 14, 2011 9:11pm
    Legislators return to the state Capitol Monday for a special session to re-draw legislative maps. It will determine the lines of both state...
  • Mon., August 8, 2011 3:36pm
    State officials are eying a North Carolina coop program that makes it easier for small farmers to hire foreign guest workers. Many of Georgia's...