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Tax hikes looms to fix Georgia roads

...General Assembly and approval from voters. Seasoned political observers predict it would be doomed without the governor's leadership.Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-09/tax-hikes-looms-fix-geor
Savannah port expansion bringing jobs, challenges

...and some not-so-new legislators who may not be fully aware. I don't think there's every such a thing as a victory lap for us."Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-09/savannah-port-expansion-br
No quick solution to Georgia highway woes

...time to lay the groundwork," McCutcheon said. "If there's a grand plan, they've done a grand job of keeping it under wraps." Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-14/no-quick-solution-georgia-
Georgia lawmaker describes a 'screwed-up mess'

...small streams by putting them in pipes. We've destroyed a lot of wetlands in Georgia by putting them under parking lots," he said. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-26/georgia-lawmaker-describ
State commission in crisis

...significant reforms. (The writer is the Atlanta bureau chief for Morris News Service and has been covering Georgia politics since 1998. Follow him on Twitter @MorrisNews and on Facebook, or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-14/state-commission-cris
Democratic US Senate candidate Michelle Nunn pokes fun at her campaign leak

...Crane says its ultimate impact will be determined by how much money conservative super pacs spend publicizing its contents this fall. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-31/democratic-us-senate-candidat
Analysis: Ga. voters sought major change with Perdue

...concession.And so, the battle rages on.Walter Jones is the Atlanta bureau chief for Morris News and has been covering Georgia politics since 1998. Follow him on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-23/ga-voters-sought-major-chang
Poll finds Ga. Senate race tied

...said.Towery credits Perdue with the greatest momentum in the race by eating away at the 11-point lead Kingston had enjoyed last month. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-10/poll-finds-ga-
Regents asked to boost health premiums, deductibles

...employers in the way its coping with rising medical costs."I think there's more we can do, but you've done a lot," he told Fedrick. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-21/regents-asked-boost-heal
Georgia Capitol busy with qualifiers

...haven't qualified, and only two of the 17 announced candidates for state superintendent of schools have qualified. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com and (404) 589-8424.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-03/capitol-busy-q