The Georgia House has rejected a bill preventing cities from banning plastic bags. But a bill allowing people in Georgia to finance solar panels the same way they borrow money for homes or lease cars is headed to Gov. Nathan Deal.
Under Gov. Nathan Deal's failing school rescue plan, a specially appointed superintendent would identify 20 schools deemed failing. The superintendent could then opt to close, overhaul or convert the schools into charters.
Gov. Nathan Deal is scheduled to be sworn in for his second term as governor in the Capitol, Monday, January 12 at 2 p.m. (Listen to the ceremony live on GPB Radio or watch a livestream of the event.) Here is what is planned.
A group reviewing Georgia's child welfare system says officials should improve internal communications at the Division of Family and Children Services and bolster the agency's relationship with law enforcement.