Fresh off the news this week that he outraised his incumbent opponent, Jason Carter said Friday that the state is not doing enough to cultivate small businesses, especially startups. The state Senator and gubernatorial candidate made the comments while visiting Opportunity Hub, a business incubator in downtown Atlanta.
An Atlanta man is using Google against gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal. It’s an attempt to influence what happens when people type Deal’s name into the popular search engine.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says Republican gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal has run into financial trouble after backing a failed business venture by one of his daughters and her husband.
A statewide coalition of business and medical groups is launching television ads in support of a November ballot measure that would increase car tag fees. The ads push a state constitutional amendment that if passed, would raise car tag fees by $10...
Eric Gray says Georgia’s Democratic Party is using a new strategy, setting up 10 field offices around the state.
Nurses took to the streets today in Augusta to protest working conditions at the city’s Veteran's hospital. They say there aren’t enough nurses to properly care for veterans.
Special Council On Tax Reform and Fairness holding meetings this week. Group charged with re-working Georgia's tax code. Group wants comments from business and citizens.
State Sen. Mitch Seabaugh has been fined $2,500 to settle accusations that he violated Georgia's campaign finance rules. Commission investigators said campaign disclosure forms from the Sharpsburg Republican seemed to show that he repaid...
This November voters will be asked to approve a $10 car tag fee for trauma care. There’s worry that the current political climate could derail what advocates say is a much needed cash infusion.
Tax Council hears from people in Middle Georgia. Crowd includes business owners, lobbyists, and advocates for the poor. Some worried changes could hurt them.
Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Nathan Deal has released his personal tax returns, but it was not enough for his opponent Democrat Roy Barnes. Barnes' campaign wants to see tax returns from a salvage business Deal owns that has been the...