Fri., March 30, 2012 11:17am
Activists Rally To Amend 'Stand Your Ground' Law
The Trayvon Martin case has sparked a group of community activists and former legislators to re-examine Georgia's 'Stand Your Ground' Law.
Thu., March 29, 2012 8:43pm
Lawmakers Work to Fight Human Trafficking
Lawmakers say Georgia is a hub for human sex trafficking. On Thursday the Senate unanimously passed a resolution to create a joint commission to combat human trafficking in Georgia.
Mon., March 26, 2012 1:23pm
Doctors Rally For Health Care Law
Dozens of Georgia medical professionals rallied at the State Capitol Monday to ask lawmakers to withdraw the state's lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act.
Thu., March 22, 2012 4:30pm
Dems: Drug Testing For Welfare Unconstitutional
House Democrats say a measure requiring welfare applicants to submit to drug testing is unjust and unconstitutional.
Wed., March 21, 2012 2:41pm
Domestic Violence Bill Heads To Governor
Victims of domestic violence could be required to testify against their spouses under new legislation that's headed to the governor's desk.
Tue., March 20, 2012 2:20pm
Senate Panel Approves $19.3B 2013 Budget
The 2013 state budget is on its way to the Senate for a final vote before going to the Governor for his signature.
Mon., March 12, 2012 2:36pm
Lawmakers Cracking Down On Metal Thieves
Lawmakers are trying to make it tougher for thieves to re-sell stolen metal. The measure passed the house last week.
Fri., March 9, 2012 12:19pm
Alabama Immigration Ruling Could Affect Georgia
A federal appeals court in Atlanta blocked two parts of Alabama's law targeting illegal immigration Thursday. But what does this mean for Georgia's law?
Thu., March 8, 2012 12:32pm
Social Issues Dominate Legislation At Capitol
As Georgia Lawmakers voted on dozens of bills this week, the majority of the bills passed focused on social issues rather than the economy. A focus analysts say comes as lawmakers face re-election this fall.
Wed., March 7, 2012 8:32pm
Dozens of Bills Clear Senate
The Senate voted to pass more than a dozen bills that will next be forwarded to the House for their vote.
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