Former DeKalb County CEO Vernon Jones will run again for the legislature, where he served for eight years during the 1990s . . .
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The House and Senate worked through lengthy calendars of bills as they prepared for “crossover day” on Monday . . .
House Appropriations Committee votes out the state budget, moves it to a floor vote on Friday . . .
Rep. B. J. Pak, the first Korean-American elected to the General Assembly, says he will not run for reelection this year . . .
Women’s health advocate Park Cannon wins a special election to replace Simone Bell in the Georgia House . . .
Rep. Ronnie Mabra (D-Fayetteville) has decided not to run for another two-year term in the state House of Representatives . . .
State Rep. Simone Bell steps down from her legislative seat to accept a position with the Lambda Legal law firm . . .
Two legislative elections and a DeKalb County Commission race may have to proceed to a July 14 special election, although there’s still a possibility one of them could be decided early . . .
Six special elections have been scheduled to replace former members of the Georgia House of Representatives . . .
Three bills providing business tax breaks clear the House Ways & Means Committee well before the “crossover day” deadline for a floor vote . . .