Kemp named fifteen (15) appointments to five (5) boards and commissions, including the Georgia Department of Economic Development Board of Directors, Board of Community Affairs, State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia, Georgia Student Finance Commission Board of Commissioners, and Georgia Composite Medical Board.
“The Budget Act of 1974 was never going to work, and it’s taken 45 years for Congress to try to fix it.”
Georgia Republicans gathered Friday and Saturday in Savannah for their state convention to select new leadership for the next two years.
Former United States Senator John McCain will be honored posthumously at this year's Father of the Year Awards.
The legislation also ensures that major renovations to existing facilities achieve 30 percent less energy use than the current requirements, which is in line with the standards for new federal buildings.
Georgia's state insurance commissioner has been indicted by a federal grand jury on 38 charges.
This bill will address an unintended consequence of the new tax reform law that contributed to higher taxes on military survivor benefits.
It’s been 212 days since Hurricane Michael devastated Florida’s Panhandle and Southwest Georgia.
“By leveraging the private sector to develop waivers, Georgia will lead the way in healthcare innovation – focusing on lowering costs, improving access, protecting those with preexisting conditions, and increasing quality of care in every region of our state," Kemp said.
"SB 157 allows community banks to accept local government's funds and allow these banks in turn to reinvest and loan monies back into their own communities and spur economic activity. "