Tag Archives: Frank Ginn

Senate vote scuttles local ‘call before you dig’ laws

Senate passes bill to pre-empt local government ordinances regulating utility relocations . . .

Tags: Frank Ginn , Lindsey Tippins , local governments , Renee Unterman , utility relocations

Lawmakers, lobbyists question EPA’s proposed water rule

Witnesses at a legislative hearing aren’t happy about EPA’s proposed new rule for the federal Clean Water Act . . .

Tags: ACCG , Bill Sapp , Clean Water Act , EPA , EPD , Frank Ginn , GMA , legislative hearing , Lynn Smith , Russ Pennington , Todd Edwards

On the campaign trail: GABEO doesn’t get aboard the T-SPLOST train

Georgia’s association of black elected officials is split over the T-SPLOST issue, won’t take a position in support of the transportation tax . . .

Tags: Bill Heath , Casey Cagle , Danny Yearwood , David Ralston , Doug Collins , Frank Ginn , GABEO , Gerald Greene , Martha Zoller , Nathan Deal , T-SPLOST , Tyrone Brooks

On the campaign trail: Wisconsin voters back Walker

Wisconsin’s Republican Gov. Scott Walker beats back recall efforts, may be the choice to run for vice president; who’s going to sign the ethics reform pledge? . . .

Tags: atheist candidate , Danny Yearwood , ethics reform pledge , Frank Ginn , Randy Nix , Scott Walker , Wisconsin recall

Political Notes — Democrats cite racial impact of HOPE changes

Senate Democrats say the proposed revisions to the HOPE scholarship program will hit black students the hardest; A.D. Frazier does not like what the legislators are doing to his tax commission’s recommendations . . .

Tags: A. D. Frazier , Frank Ginn , HOPE , Jason Carter , land use planning , Nathan Deal , Robert Brown , Steve Gooch , tax reform , Valencia Seay