Tag Archives: GRTA

Political Notes — Abrams will step down as House minority leader

Rep. Stacey Abrams, who’s already campaigning for governor, will step aside from her role as House minority leader . . .

Tags: GRTA , SRTA , Stacey Abrams , teacher of the year , Voices for Georgia's Children

Political Notes — Deal will sign budget several times on Monday

Gov. Nathan Deal will hold multiple signing ceremonies for the state budget next week . . .

Tags: GRTA , Nathan Deal , Office of Vital Records , state budget

Tomlinson adds GRTA job to his responsibilities

Chris Tomlinson takes on double duties as executive director of the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority and the State Road and Tollway Authority . . .

Tags: Chris Tomlinson , GRTA , SRTA

GRTA names new executive director

Kirk Fjestul is appointed interim executive director of the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, replacing Jannine Miller . . .

Tags: GRTA , Jannine Miller , Kirk Fjestul

Political Notes – Chambliss cans anti-gay staffer

Sen. Saxby Chambliss says he has dismissed the staffer who posted an anti-gay slur on a gay rights website; GOP executive committee member resigns over concerns about Nathan Deal . . .

Tags: Ben Porter , GOP executive committee , GRTA , Michael Carter , Nathan Deal , Saxby Chambliss

Political Notes: Perdue aide is new GRTA director

Perdue names a new director for GRTA; Preston Smith vows to fight Obamacare in court; GALEO intervenes in a voter registration lawsuit . . .

Tags: GALEO , GRTA , Jannine Miller , Preston Smith , Sonny Perdue , voter registration