Gov. Sonny Perdue proposed nearly $56 million in new construction projects in Northeast Georgia in his proposed fiscal year 2010 budget released Wednesday.
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue says he wants to reward Georgia principals and teachers who boost student achievement. Perdue said Tuesday they would receive bonuses and merit pay.
State Rep. James Mills, R-Chestnut Mountain, introduced a bill Monday that would require voters registering for the first time to present their birth certificate.
ATLANTA - Georgia's legislative leaders struck a conciliatory tone as they opened the 2009 session Monday at the Capitol.
Three new House members and one new senator will represent Northeast Georgia on Monday in the General Assembly.
Following the news that state revenues were down in December, Georgia lawmakers return to the Capitol on Monday for a General Assembly session where budget-cutting will be the primary focus.