Georgia Republican delegates want a state law preventing government infringement on religious beliefs, while opponents say such measures are a shield for discriminating against gay or transgender people.
Republican presidential hopefuls Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and Chris Christie will appear at the state GOP convention in Athens this weekend. But there’s a another event that’s turning into an even bigger cattle call for 2016 candidates.
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is slated to be the keynote speaker for a dinner at the Georgia Republican Party's state convention this month.
Also confirmed for the two day event – presidential candidate Marco Rubio and potential candidate Chris Christie.
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation aimed at cracking down on the sexual exploitation of children.
Deal on Tuesday signed Sen. Renee Unterman's Senate Resolution 7, which sets up a proposed constitutional amendment to be on the statewide ballot in November 2016.
State officials hope to start work on a massive backlog of road and bridge projects, now that Governor Nathan Deal has signed a transportation funding bill. The measure is supposed to raise $900 million a year in new revenue.