Few citations issued under "slowpoke" law

...It's something that in the future we're going to have to take a good look at and do more enforcement on."Georgia House Bill 459 was signed by Gov. Nathan Deal on April 15 to clarify language in the state code regarding impeding the flow...

Georgia House passes $44.6 billion state budget, keeping insurance for part-time school employees

ATLANTA - A $44.6 billion state budget approved Thursday by the Georgia House would narrow past cuts to public education spending, cut funding for low-interest student loans and ask local school districts...

Rants & Raves

...major West Coast ports to stop moving cargo. Does Obama even know about this? He doesn't seem to mention it. THE GEORGIA HOUSE of Representatives wants to let thousands of Geor gians who failed graduation tests get diplomas anyway. As soon as...

Cannabis oil bill clears hurdle in Georgia House

...cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders and seven other debilitating health problems passed a key committee in the Georgia House on Monday but faces an uphill battle in the state Senate, even in its latest, watered-down version.Originally...

Georgia House bill OKs cannabis oil to treat health problems

ATLANTA - The Georgia House overwhelmingly passed a bill Wednesday to legalize cannabis oil for the treatment of nine major health problems, including sickle...

Subcommittee advances bill to let magnet school students play sports at public schools

ATLANTA - With a 6-2 vote Thursday, a Georgia House subcommittee advanced a bill that would allow students who attend magnet schools to play sports at the public schools they are...

Ga., House seeks to protect student IDs

ATLANTA -- The House voted unanimously to safeguard student identities from files that could be made public from the agency that administers the HOPE Scholarship.

Georgia House approves bill changing age of kindergarten eligibility

ATLANTA - A bill to raise the age that children must reach before entering kindergarten in Georgia passed the state House but appears to face an uncertain future in the Senate.

Across Georgia

...to pay $20,000 of her personal legal fees, prosecutors say.House OKs appeals on graduation testATLANTA - The Georgia House has approved a bill letting thousands of Georgians who did not pass high school graduation tests petition local officials...

Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...thispast summer and saw part of the filming of Selma. The Georgia House of Representatives chamber was used to recreate Lyndon...and represents Columbia and McDuffie counties in the Georgia House of Representatives, District 121. He lives in Harlem...