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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

GA Democrats Not Pleased with Medicaid Experiment

Georgia Democrats are upset about a new plan to experiment with the Georgia Medicaid program, saying it doesn't go far enough and won't help...

Strip Clubs to Challenge Pole Tax in Court

Governor Deal signed both SR 7 and SB 8, the Republican war on strip clubs/the pole tax, into law on Tuesday setting a painfully dangerous...

Georgia Becomes 23rd State to Require Suicide Prevention

Tuesday, members of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention attended the bill signing for Georgia House Bill 198, the Jason Flatt Act. This law requires teachers,...

Governor Deal Signs Hidden Predator Act into Law

Governor Nathan Deal signed legislation known as the Hidden Predator Act into law on Tuesday morning, a bill that makes changes to the State's...

Pennington endorses Johnson for GOP chair

The former Dalton mayor who ran against Governor Nathan Deal in the 2014 Republican primary has endorsed Alex Johnson for Chairman of the Georgia...

Governor Deal Signs Transportation Bill, Tax Increase

This morning, Governor Deal signed  HB 170 into law, the highly debated and criticized transportation funding bill which increases revenue for road maintenance statewide...

Atheist group complains to Georgia high school about Christian speaker

An atheist organization known as the Freedom From Religion Foundation is upset about a recent Christian speaker hosted by Troup County Comprehensive High School. In...

Is Georgia Politically Competitive?

Turns out, not really. Earlier this week, the Washington Post published an analysis of the gerrymandering tactics in Georgia. It has been noted as a...

State Sen. Jack Hill: Georgia Agriculture Wins Big

Georgia Agriculture continues to be a critical part of the state's economy.  The Legislature provided a number of funding additions to benefit Agriculture and...

Georgia Housing Authority Awfully Incestuous?

The housing authority in Comer, GA just outside of Athens is drawing intense scrutiny. Contracted labor for the authority has been funneling through the executive...
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