Election results find Newt Gingrich with a comfortable lead in Georgia's Presidential Preference Primary.
Tuesday night Gingrich jumped out to an early lead early. With just 1% of precincts reporting, several news outlets declared Gingrich the Georgia winner.
View breaking Presidential Preference Primary Election results with this interactive map from Google and The Associated Press. The map automatically updates as data pours in from counties across the state.
Mitt Romney has won Virginia and Newt Gingrich has won his home state of Georgia as voters across 10 states choose a GOP candidate on Super Tuesday.
Romney and Rick Santorum were also waging a fierce battle for Ohio.
A revised 2013 state budget heads to a full house chamber for a vote Wednesday.
There have been some last minute changes to the 19.2 billion dollar plan, including a boost in funds for Georgia’s University and Technical College Systems.
The cost of getting government documents would drop in Georgia under legislation passed by House lawmakers.
The House of Representatives voted 154-5 on Monday to approve a rewrite of Georgia's open government law. The bill now heads to the state Senate.
Charges that several Penn State University staff members knew about instances of child abuse but never reported it sparked lawmakers to act in Georgia.
Current law requires certain people like teachers and doctors to report suspicions of abuse.
Illegal immigrants would be barred from all of the state’s public universities and technical colleges under a bill the state Senate passed Monday. A state House committee tabled a similar measure in January because university officials said it wasn't necessary.