Tue., May 7, 2013 3:52pm
Under the budget Gov. Nathan Deal signed Tuesday, the state will spend about five percent more than it’s spending this year. State officials say costs are rising for the fiscal year that starts on July 1 – but so is revenue.
Thu., January 17, 2013 12:51pm
Georgia would keep spending relatively flat under a $19.9 billion budget plan from Gov. Nathan Deal that tries some trims to health care spending while including limited infrastructure and education spending. That figure does not include billions in federal spending. The Republican governor is making a combination of spending cuts to close a funding shortfall in the Medicaid health care program for the poor.
Thu., August 30, 2012 3:08pm
The University of Georgia and Georgia Tech rank among the top 50 gridiron spenders. It's according to data published by the Memphis Business Journal.
Mon., August 13, 2012 10:30am
A city audit is raising concerns about spending by employees working on the Atlanta BeltLine project. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution also reviewed the spending and found taxpayers paid for elaborate staff retreats, stays at pricey hotels, and meals at some of Atlanta's finest restaurants.
Tue., March 15, 2011 1:48pm
Members of the Georgia House say it's time for state agencies to justify their budgets from the ground up.