“Thirty million dollars to $60 million dollars can remove a whole lot of barriers for a whole lot of people in our state,” said state Rep. Kevin Tanner, R-Dawsonville.
One might ask if high-THC marijuana for sale on the street might be grown in the middle of a field of hemp.
Most everyone agrees that the voting process in Georgia needs changes, but voting machines have divided folks under the Gold Dome.
“The reason our cities are the places you want to live is because of design standards," Lilburn Mayor Johnny Crist said opposing the bill. He said aesthetics are part of what make a city interesting ...
“I never dreamed that in 2019 this would be a problem. But it is,” said state Rep. Debbie Buckner.
Gov. Brian Kemp's plan could cover a lot of people defined in some broad way, or it might be just a few, maybe with some specific, high-cost conditions.
DeKalb County's got a situation: it wants to get rid of the massive Confederate monument that it owns in downtown Decatur. But nobody wants it.
“As the baby boomers come in, there are more that are going to need this help."
The worry is building among Georgia policymakers that the differences between metro and country are too big, to the detriment of folks in rural Georgia. It's among lots of states thinking about how to make ...
Georgia will have about $27.5 billion to spend in the year that begins in July. The new governor is making proposed teacher raises a centerpiece. Democrats are pressing to spend on a Medicaid expansion.
"The eyes of Georgia are watching, especially the women of Georgia, who are now engaged in voting in record numbers. Thank goodness they're voting and they're engaged ... "
A powerful Georgia state lawmaker is about set in train a good look at railroads, to get more freight moving through Georgia more quickly. That might also mean better drives for folks in cars.
The Georgia Legislature starts its annual session with a new governor and a lot of new members. The city of Atlanta wants a couple of adjustments to state law, but that's not all of interest ...
Georgia is suing about two dozen entities, alleging that those opioid manufacturers and distributors illegally and deceptively marketed their products; and failed to prevent the diversion of powerful, pain-killing, addictive drugs.
There won't be a day in court anytime soon for the people who want a judge to review Georgia regulators' 2017 decision to let Georgia Power and partners continue building new nuclear reactors.
Republican Gov.-elect Brian Kemp said it's time to "put politics behind us," addressing a group of mainly lawmakers and lobbyists, in a bit of an opening speech ahead of his first legislative session as governor.
It's no secret Atlanta is a blue dot in a red sea, but a quick look at a map shows why changing the size of that dot just a little bit can swing elections.