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  • Tue., January 15, 2013 4:26pm
    Democrats in the state Senate say lobbyists’ gifts to lawmakers should be capped at $100 a year. They also support finding a permanent source for...
  • Mon., January 14, 2013 4:54pm
    Georgia lawmakers returned to the state Capitol Monday, and the Senate wasted no time in passing a gift cap as part of the chamber’s rules. It will...
  • Thu., December 27, 2012 4:03pm
    State lawmakers will again try to pass an ethics reform bill in the upcoming legislative session. This time, with pressure from Tea Party groups and...
  • Thu., December 13, 2012 11:00am
    Georgia voters could elect to give the state's official ethics watchdog dedicated funding under a proposal from a state senator. Currently, the...
  • Thu., November 8, 2012 5:21pm
    A coalition pushing for ethics reform in Georgia says 50 of the 130 state legislators elected Tuesday support a $100 cap on lobbyists’ gifts to...
  • Fri., September 28, 2012 12:00pm
    Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers has repaid $8,500 to his campaign account amid questions over how he paid for publications sent to residents in...
  • Tue., September 25, 2012 2:01pm
    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's lawyer is seeking legal fees from a northwest Georgia man whose complaints against the governor were eventually...
  • Wed., September 12, 2012 4:00pm
    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into whether state Senator Don Balfour committed any crimes when he falsely claimed official expense...
  • Tue., August 21, 2012 7:38am
    Joshua McKoon, a Columbus Republican, said Monday that the $5,000 fine that Don Balfour negotiated with the Ethics Committee last week is...
  • Wed., August 1, 2012 5:28am
    An ethics question on both ballots asked whether to limit lobbyist gifts to lawmakers. Both Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly supported a cap...