Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal reported paying his daughter-in-law's consulting firm about $607,000 in his final fundraising report from the 2014 gubernatorial election.
State House Speaker David Ralston is putting his support behind a bill that would allow limited use of medical marijuana in Georgia.
U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson has been named chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Georgia collected roughly $1.91 billion in net taxes in December, up from about $1.75 billion during the same time period in the last fiscal year.
A bill ready for the upcoming Georgia legislative session would change the way killings by police officers are investigated in Georgia.
Big issues for the New Year include education and crime, mayoral and city council elections, and public transportation.
A committee of state lawmakers looking at transportation funding released its final report Tuesday. It makes no specific recommendations about where that money should come from.
Saxby Chambliss has learned a thing or two over twenty years in government. Along the way, he's learned a few things about life outside the Capitol Dome, too.
After two decades in office, Congressman Jack Kingston is saying goodbye to Washington.
President Barack Obama is preparing to nominate the top federal prosecutor in Atlanta to the No. 2 position at the Justice Department, according to two people familiar with the move.