A state senator introduced a bill to legalize the operation of a pair of resort-style casinos in Georgia.
2017 Georgia General Assembly
The chairman of the Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee this week touted the impact the tourism industry has in the state of Georgia.
A state senator from Alpharetta will serve as chairman of the Georgia Senate Transportation Committee.
State Rep. David Ralston, R-Blue Ridge, has again been re-elected as Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives.
Making good on their promise to make homeland security a priority for the 2017 General Assembly, Georgia Republicans today unveiled Senate Bill 1, also known as “The Protect Act – Protecting Georgians Against Terrorism.”
A state lawmaker says she will re-introduce legislation to create a referendum allowing voters to decide on the legalization of poker rooms in select entertainment districts in Georgia.
A special task force will be exploring what impact repealing the Affordable Care Act, known colloquially as Obamacare, will have on the state, Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle announced today.
The government today continues to run social programs from the President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal and President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society, and without changes, they will cause a financial crisis in the country or more taxes, a leading state lawmaker said today.
During a press conference this morning, republicans in the state Senate announced the key elements of the 2017 Republican Caucus legislative agenda.
A Georgia State lawmaker will preview the 2017 Georgia General Assembly during an appearance before the Buckhead Business Association (BBA).