New version of tax bill would cut state income tax

Gov. Nathan Deal calls it one of the biggest income tax cuts in state history . . .

Tags: Georgia income taxes , Nathan Deal

Political Notes — Kingston says Fla. students ‘hijacked’ by leftwing groups and George Soros

Former Georgia congressman says he doubts the sincerity of the anti-gun activists . . .

Tags: high school shooting , Jack Kingston , Valerie Clark , voter protection director

House panel votes out vehicle booting bill

Bill would bring state regulation of the unpopular practice . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , vehicle booting

Political Notes — Plant Vogtle bill is no longer about Plant Vogtle

Senate committee completely rewrites the legislation . . .

Tags: amended budget , Chuck Hufstetler , Eagle's Landing , Plant Vogtle

Senate passes Eagle’s Landing legislation

The new city would be carved out of the existing city of Stockbridge . . .

Tags: Eagle's Landing , Stockbridge

House members attack sheriff who criticized Deal

They are fighting over the governor’s latest criminal justice recommendations . . .

Tags: criminal justice system , Howard Sills , Nathan Deal

Shearin elected to State Transportation Board

Former Paulding County commissioner will replace Roger Williams on the board . . .

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House passes bill providing for direction of state fees

State fees would have to be used for the purpose for which they were collected . . .

Tags: campaign disclosure law , fee direction , Jay Powell

Tanner unleashes regional transit bill

Similar mass transit legislation is also pending in the state Senate . . .

Tags: David Ralston , Kevin Tanner , mass transit , The ATL

LaHood holds Valdosta House seat for GOP

He will replace Amy Carter in the House of Representatives . . .

Tags: John LaHood