The state house passed a bill that would allow the clear-cutting of trees in front of billboards. It's a measure bill board companies have been trying to pass for years.
The bill lets companies cut trees on state right of way property obscuring motorists’ view of the signs.
Delta Airlines is facing a $2 million fine by U.S. Department of Transportation.
The sanction is a result of poor treatment of disabled travelers and lax response to written complaints about the incidents.
They occurred in 2007 and 2008.
President Obama's budget doesn't include any funds for construction on the Savannah harbor deepening project.
But the port wasn't completely left out.
The White House budget unveiled Monday included $600,000 to continue the project's planning and engineering phase.
State lawmakers from Augusta and Savannah want to renew a tax-exemption for airplane parts.
Representative Ron Stephens, R-Savannah, introduced House Bill 234 this week, saying the measure would save aviation jobs in Georgia.