...and I'm not going to be a part of it," said Sen. Regina Thomas, D-Savannah. Morris News Service writer Audrey Goodson contributed to this article. Reach Vicky Eckenrode at (404) 681-1701 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A...
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue said Tuesday that people frustrated with the U.S. government's lack of immigration enforcement are the reason so many voters are looking to the state government to address the issue.
ATLANTA - A bill requiring Georgia voters to show photo identification at the polls is just one step away from becoming law.
ATLANTA - As the owner of Hilltop Grille restaurant in Athens, Chris Lloyd has poured more expensive wine down the drain than he cares to remember. When customers aren't able to finish a bottle, Mr. Lloyd simply throws it away.
ATLANTA - State Rep. Ellis Black, D-Clyatteville, flees the Capitol every weekend to heed the call of duty back home on his farm south of Valdosta. He has cows to feed.
ATLANTA - Future politicians take note: The pay might not be much, but for many students around the state, serving as a page for a day in the Georgia Legislature is well worth the experience.
ATLANTA - Looking to crack down on sex crimes in Georgia, lawmakers have introduced a host of bills aimed at preventing offenders from striking twice, but one bill in the Senate would increase the penalty for first-time offenders.
ATLANTA - In a quiet room at the Georgia Capitol, talk of politics is strictly forbidden.