State lawmakers are considering a bill to reduce the number of days people have to vote early.
Supporters point to special elections like the one under way in Southeast Georgia.
There, Wayne County has to staff three poll workers for 45 days.
A member of the newly-formed Georgia Alliance for Ethics Reform has filed a complaint against the lobbyist who took House Speaker David Ralston and members of his family and staff to Europe during the Thanksgiving holiday.
A bill to prevent Medicaid fraud was introduced in the state senate today.
This bill would make Medicaid recipients carry a card with a microchip containing their photo and have their fingerprints scanned each time they go in and out of the doctor’s office.
A proposed Georgia law to crack down on illegal immigration that mirrors some provisions in Arizona’s controversial law is set for a hearing Friday. Members of the House Judiciary Non-Civil Committee will discuss what’s inside a measure offered by state Rep. Matt Ramsey last week.