Thu., March 28, 2013 2:49pm
Today is the last day of the 2013 legislative session, and state lawmakers are busy passing bills before the midnight deadline.
Thu., March 8, 2012 5:32pm
As Georgia Lawmakers voted on dozens of bills this week, the majority of the bills passed focused on social issues rather than the economy. A focus analysts say comes as lawmakers face re-election this fall.
Fri., February 24, 2012 7:49am
A bill allowing third parties to lease solar panels has been tabled in the Senate Regulated Industries Committee. 45 other states have already passed similar legislation.
Thu., February 23, 2012 5:13pm
The Georgia Senate approved the state's supplemental budget Thursday. The spending plan is some $200 million more than the original proposal.
Wed., February 22, 2012 7:01pm
Tea Party members from across the state gathered at the capitol to weigh in on issues currently being debated under the Gold Dome.
Mon., January 2, 2012 7:30am
Georgia ports officials are asking state lawmakers for $46 million for Savannah harbor deepening in the upcoming legislative session. But it's not the only item they'll be following. Georgia Ports Authority also is interested in the results of a year-long initiative to re-write laws affecting businesses.
Mon., January 24, 2011 8:28am
State lawmakers meet again this morning to discuss further budget cuts and review school funding.
Mon., January 10, 2011 1:42pm
The Georgia Legislature kicked off its 2011 session with snow blanketing the Capitol's gold dome. The House and Senate gaveled in at the Capitol Monday morning and are expected to formally elect leaders. The highlight of the day will be the inauguration of Georgia's new governor, Nathan Deal, and the swearing in of the slate of statewide constitutional officers.
Mon., April 19, 2010 4:26pm
Hundreds of arts supporters marched to the state Capitol today in protest o
Thu., March 18, 2010 5:10pm
Democratic and Republican Lawmakers from North Georgia are pushing a bill