Political Notes — Kemp schedules another meeting on Bibb-Monroe boundary dispute

Secretary of State Brian Kemp takes another stab at determining where the boundary lies between Bibb and Monroe counties . . .

Tags: boundary line dispute , Brian Kemp , Hillary Clinton , Johnny Isakson , NLRB

As always, problems may be looming for Georgia’s health insurance programs

Does this sound familiar? Medicaid and the State Health Benefit Plan may run into financial difficulties in a couple of years, the Board of Community Health is told . . .

Tags: Clyde Reese , DCH budget , Medicaid , SHBP

48 rural hospitals can apply for tax credits

The Department of Community Health says 48 hospitals are eligible to apply for tax credits under a new Georgia law . . .

Tags: DCH , rural hospitals , tax credit eligibility

Georgia students finally surpass national ACT test average

Georgia students scored higher than the national average this year on the ACT college prep test . . .

Tags: Georgia ACT scores

Isakson agrees to one rather than six debates with Barksdale

There will be just one debate in Georgia’s Senate race this fall . . .

Tags: debates , Georgia Senate race , Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson

Olens wins early round in battle against transgender bathrooms

Attorney General Sam Olens prevails in a court challenge to transgender students, but isn’t bragging about it . . .

Tags: court ruling , Sam Olens , transgender students

GSU economic forecaster punctures a few balloons

Rajeev Dhawan predicts that the current pause in economic growth may end after the presidential election in November . . .

Tags: Georgia economic forecast , Rajeev Dhawan

Trump, Clinton tied in SC; Clinton leads by 19 in Virginia

Hillary Clinton is tied with Donald Trump in the latest poll of South Carolina voters, a surprising development in a Republican-leaning state . . .

Tags: AP projection , Donald Trump , Hillary Clinton , presidential polls , South Carolina , Virginia

Political Notes — What does Trump’s campaign schedule tell you?

Why is Donald Trump campaigning in a deep blue state like Connecticut instead of in Georgia? . . .

Tags: Donald Trump , Jason Spencer , JQC constitutional amendment , Scott Holcomb , spaceport , untested rape kits

Dillard won’t seek Supreme Court nomination

Judge Stephen Dillard says he prefers to remain as a member of the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Ga. Supreme Court nominations , Stephen Dillard