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  • Thu., January 19, 2012 9:30am
    State legislators continued to hold budget hearings on Gov. Nathan Deal’s 2013 spending plan Wednesday. Most state agencies are dealing with two...
  • Wed., November 16, 2011 5:25pm
    State House Speaker David Ralston says lawmakers could take up criminal sentencing reform in next year’s legislative session. The issue was one of...
  • Fri., September 30, 2011 8:55am
    School nurses in Georgia could soon get more state dollars. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that a committee of legislators and educators...
  • Fri., August 19, 2011 4:04pm
    As state lawmakers begin crafting the next budget, they are facing the prospect of deep cuts in federal dollars coming into the state. President...
  • Mon., July 25, 2011 1:53pm
    Officials with Georgia’s system of colleges and universities say increased spending in the face of state budget cuts is necessary to keep and attract...
  • Wed., June 8, 2011 2:20pm
    Atlanta Medical Center has been designated as the state’s fifth Level-1 trauma center. But a top official with the hospital says that doesn’t reduce...
  • Thu., June 2, 2011 1:24pm
    Georgia’s technical colleges have experienced “historically high” enrollment for well over a year. But it hasn't translated into more money for...
  • Tue., May 17, 2011 1:35pm
    The newly-formed oversight committee comes to Macon for a tour. The group will report to the governor but has no say on whether the Music Hall of...
  • Wed., April 13, 2011 8:57am
    State lawmakers worked into late Tuesday evening on the next to last day of the General Assembly session. Movement on a Sunday alcohol sales bill,...
  • Tue., April 12, 2011 11:55am
    Georgia legislators have agreed to an $18.3 billion budget that pours additional state money into tax investigators, Medicaid and domestic violence...