Political Notes — Perdue signs on for the Senate’s healthcare bill

Sen. David Perdue indicates he’ll be voting for the Senate proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act . . .

Tags: Billy Nelson , Casey Cagle , David Perdue , John Ellington , Obamacare repeal

Senate releases a version of Trumpcare similar to House version

The Senate version of Trumpcare has many similarities to the bill already passed by the House of Representatives . . .

Tags: ACA , Obamacare , Senate version , Trumpcare

Miss. PSC slams Southern Co. subsidiary over ‘clean coal’ plant

Atlanta-based Southern Co. could take a huge financial hit on a Mississippi power plant that has run up more then $4 billion in cost overruns; could be an ominous sign for the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Kemper County coal plant , Mississippi Power , PSC , Vogtle nuclear project

Political Notes — Once again, the pollsters got it badly wrong

Every public poll released in the final days of the runoff campaign between Karen Handel and Jon Ossoff was widely off the mark . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District polling , Georgia bond rating , South Carolina 5th District race

Weaver in line for Georgia Southwestern presidency

Neal Weaver is the sole finalist for the top job at Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus . . .

Tags: Georgia Southwestern , University System

Handel retains 6th Congressional District seat for Republicans

Karen Handel wins the closely watched runoff election over Jon Ossoff in the most expensive congressional race ever . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff

Political Notes — One last poll as the voting in the 6th District gets underway

The last poll of the 6th Congressional District runoff shows that the race between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel is closer than close . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff , Optim Medical Center , Philips Arena renovation

Finally (almost) the 6th District election nears an end

The most epic (and expensive) congressional race in history is ready to be decided in Tuesday’s runoff election between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District race , Jon Ossoff , karen handel

Court upholds 20-week abortion ban, says state can’t be sued

State Supreme Court upholds a lower court decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Georgia’s abortion law . . .

Tags: abortion ban , Georgia Supreme Court , sovereign immunity

Benton loses committee slots over Civil War mailout

Rep. Tommy Benton, who has a history of making controversial remarks about the Civil War, loses two committee positions . . .

Tags: Civil War , David Ralston , Tommy Benton