Tag Archives: Delta Air Lines

Deal signs tax cut bill, but no break for Delta

The governor closes the book on a controversial piece of legislation . . .

Tags: Delta Air Lines , tax break

Kemp: No to Delta, yes to guns & ammo tax break

Candidate for governor joins the Delta Air Lines pile-on . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Delta Air Lines

Delta jet fuel tax break gets committee approval

Legislation that would restore a lucrative jet fuel tax break for Delta Air Lines clears the House Ways & Means Committee . . .

Tags: Delta Air Lines , tax break

How Delta may get its tax break back

House members introduce bill to restore the jet fuel tax exemption for Delta Air Lines . . .

Tags: Delta Air Lines , jet fuel tax exemption , Joe Wilkinson , Matt Ramsey

Political Notes – Peake’s in majority leader race also

Rep. Allen Peake joins Rep. Jon Burns in the competition to replace House Majority Leader Larry O’Neal . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , Delta Air Lines , Jon Burns , Larry O\'Neal , South Carolina excise tax

Political Notes: Heath really, really doesn’t like that Delta tax break

There’s a lot of hostility among legislators towards the long-standing tax break Delta Air Lines has received . . .

Tags: Bill Heath , Delta Air Lines , Josh McKoon , Nan Orrock , religious freedom , tax breaks

Bill to remove Delta tax break is ready for takeoff

Legislation that could strip Delta Air Lines of a lucrative tax break is making substantial progress in the House . . .

Tags: aviation projects , Delta Air Lines , Earl Ehrhart , tax break

Ehrhart wants to kill Delta tax break he voted five times to approve

Rep. Earl Ehrhart wants to eliminate a lucrative tax break for Delta Air Lines — even though he voted on five separate occasions to pass it . . .

Tags: Delta Air Lines , Earl Ehrhart , jet fuel sales tax exemption

Political Notes: House GOP appoints its ‘whip’ team

House Republicans announce the members of their ‘whip’ team for the 2015 legislative session; Ga. Supreme Court won’t stop next week’s execution of Warren Lee Hill . . .

Tags: Delta Air Lines , Dorothy Pelote , execution date , Georgia Supreme Court , GOP whip team , Jekyll Island Authority , Matt Ramsey , Osmose Utilities

Political Notes – Smyre retires from Synovus, but not the Legislature

Rep. Calvin Smyre, the longest-serving member of the Legislature, retires from his banking job but will keep serving in the House; Delta is stirring things up among the more conservative lawmakers . . .

Tags: Calvin Smyre , corporate tax exemption , Delta Air Lines , gay marriage , immigration , Josh McKoon , religious freedom , Sam Teasley