Georgia State Politics

Georgia State Politics

Which GA Congressman voted for the 2, 232 page spending bill of $1.3 trillion?

Did your congressman for the massive spending bill? It is now headed to the Senate.

Georgia Democrats outraged over push to limit weekend voting

Democrats say it will create disproportionality, Republicans say voting opportunities will be equal.

Governor’s criminal justice overhaul passes House committee

Gov. Deal's justice reform bill passes House committee

Hidden Predator bill limps out of Senate committee

Sexual predator bill gets major changes

Distracted driving bill passes key Georgia Senate committee

Georgia is one step closer to joining 15 other states that have already made it illegal to hold a cellphone while driving.

Mississippi hires pension director from Georgia government

The Mississippi Public Employees Retirement System is hiring a new director from Georgia. Ray Higgins will be the sixth leader of the Mississippi government pension...

Georgia joins 13 other states supporting Indiana’s right to enforce immigration laws

Attorney General Chris Carr recently joined a 13-state coalition in support of Indiana’s right to defend and enforce its sanctuary cities law.

Georgia Lawmakers Poised to Declare Porn a ‘Public Health Crisis’

Georgia lawmakers will vote on a resolution Wednesday that would declare pornography a public health crisis in the Peach State, if passed by the...

Medical marijuana advocates fuming over Georgia PTSD bill

Medical marijuana advocates expressed outrage Monday over the apparent stalling of a proposal that would expand Georgia’s medical cannabis oil program to include those...

Savannah spent $4,512 sprucing up City Hall for Pence visit

Savannah officials say they spent $4,512 sprucing up City Hall for Vice President Mike Pence’s visit on St. Patrick’s Day. A city news release Monday...