Tue., December 3, 2013 4:54pm
Educators want the state to give them more flexibility to make budget and classroom decisions. That has been one of the consistent requests...
Wed., October 30, 2013 3:23pm
Two weeks after Congress passed the continuing resolution that reopened the shuttered federal government, Democrats claim the shutdown will cost...
Fri., October 11, 2013 3:40pm
The Savannah, Augusta and Columbus communities are the most impacted in the state by reductions in federal spending, according to a new report by...
Tue., October 8, 2013 3:13pm
As long as Washington’s government shutdown continues, three key pieces of legislation affecting Georgia are stalled. And observers in Georgia worry...
Wed., September 11, 2013 5:49pm
The Georgia Board of Regents has signed off on a $1.93 billion budget request for fiscal year 2015, which represents a 2.6 percent increase over the...
Tue., May 7, 2013 2:52pm
Under the budget Gov. Nathan Deal signed Tuesday, the state will spend about five percent more than it’s spending this year. State officials say...
Tue., April 30, 2013 1:42pm
Matthew Chase, Executive Director of the National Association of Counties, visited Savannah Monday to talk to members of Georgia’s Association County...
Fri., April 5, 2013 3:00pm
Under a bill passed last week, state lawmakers won’t be able to divert hazardous and solid waste trust fund fees to other parts of the budget. The...
Thu., March 28, 2013 1:49pm
Today is the last day of the 2013 legislative session, and state lawmakers are busy passing bills before the midnight deadline.
Wed., March 27, 2013 3:06pm
Georgia lawmakers will wrap up the 2013 session Thursday, but they have several major pieces of legislation to pass before celebrating Sine Die.