Tag Archives: Casey Cagle

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

Cagle appoints police pay panel

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle sets up a task force to study the salaries and compensation of local law enforcement officers . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , police pay task force

Cagle has his big launch for governor’s race

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle holds his campaign launch in Duluth as his campaign for governor gets underway . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , governor\'s race

Political Notes — Cagle hasn’t announced, but he’s officially running

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle may not have announced yet, but he’s filed the papers to start campaigning for governor . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , Georgia Hospital Association , Johnny Isakson , rural broadband access

Georgia would be a Medcaid loser under Trumpcare

Georgia stands to get less proportionate Medicaid funding than other states under the Trumpcare proposal introduced this week . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , Georgia Medicaid funding , Trumpcare

Campus carry bill should make it through Senate, Cagle says

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle doesn’t see any problems in getting Senate passage of the controversial gun carry bill . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , David Shafer , Senate Republican Caucus

Senate ‘backs the badge’ with four law enforcement bills

Senators passed four bills that are intended to show the chamber’s support for the state’s law enforcement community . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , law enforcement officers , Tyler Harper

Political Notes — Cagle names members of post-Obamacare panel

Four senators are appointed to a special commission that will try to deal with the fallout from the repeal of Obamacare . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Casey Cagle , Harold Melton , Harris Hines

The odds seem long against casino gambling, religious freedom bills

The prospects for religious freedom or casino gambling bills in the new legislative session don’t appear to be very bright . . .

Tags: Bill Cowsert , Casey Cagle , casino gambling , David Ralston , Georgia Lottery , religious freedom

Political Notes – Committee snub won’t stop another ‘religious freedom’ bill, lawmaker says

The supporter of a ‘religious liberty’ bill says he still plans to keep pushing for it, despite loss of a committee chairmanship . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , certificate of need , CTCA , Josh McKoon , JQC , Linde Group , religious freedom , WellStar