A group of senators including Georgia's Saxby Chambliss is urging the Food and Drug Administration to relax fish consumption guidelines for pregnant women.
Federal agencies disagree on the harm from mercury-laden seafood.
Governor Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed are heading to Washington to lobby for more funds to deepen Savannah's port.
The bipartisan duo is scheduled to meet with US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Wednesday.
Governor Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will be in Washington Wednesday to lobby for more funds to deepen Savannah's port. The bipartisan duo will meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.
Gov. Nathan Deal raised more than $1.6 million for his inaugural celebrations and transition into office.
Documents released Friday by the Deal inaugural committee show that the former congressman spent about $1.2 million of the money.
The Supreme Court has upheld an Arizona law that penalizes businesses for hiring workers in the country illegally. But lawyers in Atlanta who are taking steps to file an injunction against a similar Georgia law say the ruling will not affect their plans.