Thu., November 7, 2013 4:23pm
A grandson of former President Jimmy Carter has announced he will run for Governor of Georgia. Jason Carter, a Democratic state Senator from Decatur...
Wed., February 6, 2013 4:48pm
Following Tuesday’s special election, Republicans have a supermajority in the state Senate for the first time since Reconstruction. Republicans now...
Mon., January 14, 2013 3:54pm
Georgia lawmakers returned to the state Capitol Monday, and the Senate wasted no time in passing a gift cap as part of the chamber’s rules. It will...
Wed., January 2, 2013 3:00pm
State Sen. Joshua McKoon has arguably become the face of the ethics reform movement in Georgia politics. The Columbus Republican is quietly emerging...
Fri., December 14, 2012 4:00pm
Republican senators in the Georgia General Assembly will meet Saturday to set rules for the upcoming legislative session. The main task will be...
Tue., December 11, 2012 8:38am
Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle said in an interview Monday evening in Athens that the Senate leadership team is more united now than ever. The united front...
Mon., December 10, 2012 10:00am
A former Congressional candidate has entered the race for a state Senate seat representing part of South Georgia. Mike Keown, a Republican, said in a...
Fri., December 7, 2012 4:40pm
State Senator John Bulloch of Ochlocknee said Thursday he’s resigning following a bout with meningitis. Colleagues say he took independent positions...
Thu., December 6, 2012 3:51pm
State Senator John Bulloch of Ochlocknee is stepping down from the seat he’s held since 2003. He’s been suffering from a form of meningitis.
Mon., March 26, 2012 7:07pm
Georgia is another step closer to putting a limit on abortion. The State Senate heard four hours of emotional testimony on both sides of the issue...