Thu., April 24, 2014 6:04pm
Georgia’s controversial gun bill was signed into law Wednesday at an American Legion pavilion in Ellijay. And not a moment too soon for House Speaker...
Thu., April 24, 2014 4:15pm
The ink is dry and H.B. 60 is no longer the “gun bill”. It took two sessions and an untold amount of private and public wrangling, but Georgia’s “...
Wed., April 23, 2014 4:05pm
Governor Deal signed a sweeping gun bill Wednesday, expanding the places where people can carry firearms in Georgia. The Safe Carry Protection Act...
Wed., April 9, 2014 5:01pm
One of the most controversial bills awaiting Governor Nathan Deal’s signature is one that would expand where guns can be carried. The bill took a...
Wed., April 9, 2014 3:20pm
Among the bills awaiting Gov. Nathan Deal’s signature is the so-called ‘guns evs in the sanctuary. Many Christian and Jewish clergy spoke out...
Wed., March 26, 2014 4:56pm
Last month, 119 state legislators in the House voted for a sweeping gun bill that, if Gov. Nathan Deal signs it into law, would loosen restrictions...
Tue., March 11, 2014 5:13pm
On Tuesday, Republican members of the state House maneuvered to change a minor gun bill allowing judges to carry firearms to include the provisions...
Wed., March 14, 2012 5:39pm
Students, teachers and some lawmakers are campaigning against what they consider dangerous gun legislation. Activists worry weaker gun restrictions...
Thu., December 8, 2011 7:38am
A House lawmaker has pre-filed legislation that would make getting a concealed weapon permit voluntary. It would eliminate the requirement for a...
Tue., April 27, 2010 7:13am
There’s much to do and to consider for state lawmakers with only two days t