GDOT names Franks new Transportation Investment Act Administrator

Franks was born and raised in Dublin, GA, and is a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology.

Lawmakers Lose Footing, Flip Flop on Special Interest Bill

Some Georgia lawmakers flip flopped on a multi-million dollar tax break last week, struggling to find their footing on legislation that would benefit two...

Lawmaker: “Retirement Hike for Legislators Was ‘Right and Fair'”

One Georgia lawmaker is defending a vote to increase his own retirement benefits after a series of comments on social media appeared to show...
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Georgia AG Carr Still Investigating Equifax Data Breach

In September 2017, Attorney General Chris Carr announced that the state of Georgia was taking a leadership role in the investigation of the issues surrounding...

Christian Coomer Votes to Increase Legislator Retirement Benefits

Lawmakers in the Georgia House of Representatives voted this week to more than double their own retirement benefits, overwhelmingly passing House Bill 624 117-42. State Representative...

LaRiccia Votes to Increase His Retirement Benefits

Lawmakers in the Georgia House of Representatives voted this week to more than double their own retirement benefits, overwhelmingly passing House Bill 624 117-42. State Representative...

Nimmer Votes to Increase His Retirement Benefits

Lawmakers in the Georgia House of Representatives voted this week to more than double their own retirement benefits, overwhelmingly passing House Bill 624 117-42. State Representative...

Werkheiser Votes to Increase His Retirement Benefits

Lawmakers in the Georgia House of Representatives voted this week to more than double their own retirement benefits, overwhelmingly passing House Bill 624 117-42....

Hidden Predator Bill passes Georgia House

The Georgia House of Representatives unanimously passed House Bill 605, the Hidden Predator Act, sponsored by State Representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine), by a vote...

GA Govenor will sign $5B tax relief despite Delta spat

Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday afternoon that he would sign the $5 billion tax relief bill despite the state Senate’s decision to remove Deal’s...