Sen. Jack Hill: Governor Signs Amended Budget

The Senate prepared to pass its version of the FY 19 General Budget and the final days of the 2018 Session wound down with...

Senator Jack Hill on Tax Cut without Delta Bump and More

The Senate passed HB 918 raising the standard deduction and lowering the personal and corporate income taxes. The Bill did not contain the jet...

COLUMN: Evans Board of Ed. Evades Open Records Compliance

OPINION: For a moment, I will err on the side of caution and give the Board the benefit of the doubt. Maybe the Board of Education is anticipating check images with the employee bank account on the back of it, but those photos come at the back of a statement, all bundled together, if they’re even offered at all, and could easily be ‘ripped off’ for all intents and purposes of fulfilling the request.

Citizen Letter: A plea to Evans County taxpayers

Dear Editor, Evans County taxpayers are having one pulled over on them by our local Board of Education. They’re set to once again raise our...

Senator Jack Hill talks FY 2017 state budget revisions

We've collected more, so we're likely to spend more.

State Sen. Jack Hill: State Revenues Chugging Along

March revenues came in at a steady 2.2% net gain for the month, exclusive of the new fuel tax revenues which boosted the overall...

COLUMN: Should anyone in Claxton government make nearly $100k annually?

Claxton is a quaint South Georgia town. Population ~2,300, the city is just 1.6 square miles. They have a fire department, a police department,...

State Sen. Jack Hill: Wrapping Up the Legislative Session

LEGISLATURE COMPLETES 40 DAY SESSION The House and Senate approved a $21.82 Billion Budget for FY 2016 with only one dissenting vote between the two...