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Former Georgia Sen. Charles Walker says he'll be active in politics, but won't run 'at this time'

After eight years in federal prison, a near-fatal car wreck and months of keeping a low profile, Charles Walker is back in the public eye and telling his story.
Students complete inaugural program to prepare skilled workers for construction

...graduates, eight were from Waynesboro. The class was split evenly between men and women, and 83 percent were minorities.Georgia Sen. Jesse Stone, who attended the graduation ceremony at the Academy of Success in Waynesboro, congratulated the students...
Chambliss proud of accomplishments after 20 years in Congress

Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss will return to practicing law in Atlanta on Jan. 6, when he leaves the Washington, D.C., political scene after 20 years in Congress.
High Veterans Affairs turnover prompts outside recruiting

...are seeing is emblematic of the fact that there is a new captain on the ship ? VA Secretary Bob McDonald," said Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson, a member of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs. "He is obviously putting together a template...
Guardian ad litem program faces scrutiny activities. He said a case-by-case review is needed to identify and prioritize a list of improvements.Georgia Sen. Jesse Stone, whose district includes Richmond and Columbia counties, serves on the Judiciary Committee, which acts...
Kingston releases tax info ahead of Ga. Sen runoff

ATLANTA - Republican Rep. Jack Kingston this week released five years of his federal tax returns, with just over a month to go before his July 22 runoff for Georgia's open Senate seat.
Congress raises Savannah harbor price tag to $706 million

...end of the year."For a decade and a half, we have completed every task set before us to get this project done," Georgia Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson said in a joint statement. "We have now cleared the last congressional hurdle...
Signal center officially becomes Cyber Center

...those who would harm our nation's security."Friday's ceremony, was attended by Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver, Georgia Sen. Hardie Davis and state Reps. Brian Prince and Wayne Howard.
Georgia Senate panel passes bill to track Alzheimer's

...aging services into a new agency and would track the prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia in Georgia.Sen. Renee Unterman, R-Buford, who chairs the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, said the two bills and...
Necessary compromise on the new budget exposes both good and bad

...make it better.This is what compromise looks like. No one gets all they want, but the government can function.Georgia Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson were right to vote for the agreement. Democratic Rep. John Barrow also properly...