Tag Archives: John Bulloch

Political Notes – Blue jeans and boots, in a tribute to Bulloch

Former senator John Bulloch — and his wardrobe — is fondly remembered by his legislative colleagues . . .

Tags: Greg Griffin , John Bulloch , state auditor , Wendell Willard

Bulloch is resigning from state Senate

Sen. John Bulloch, a South Georgia farmer, will step down from the Legislature after 14 years . . .

Tags: John Bulloch , state senate

Political Notes – DPH says no outbreak of fungal meningitis here

No outbreaks of fungal meningitis in Georgia have been linked to contaminated products from a compounding company, public health officials say . . .

Tags: Ben Watson , breast cancer grants , Brenda Fitzgerald , Buddy Carter , DCH , department of public health , EPD , fungal meningitis , John Bulloch , King America , Morehouse , Ogeechee River , Patrick O'Neal , Ralph Hudgens , student enrollment

Political Notes – More money’s in the pipeline for colleges

Georgia’s public colleges can expect to get $72.5 million in ‘new’ money, with the funds targeted towards efforts to boost the graduation rate; GEFA hires a new water supply manager; teacher of the year is announced . . .

Tags: college completion efforts , GEFA , Hank Huckaby , John Barge , John Bulloch , Scottie Mayfield , T-SPLOST , teacher of the year , University System , water supply program

Senate passes weaker version of abortion bill

Senate waters down an anti-abortion bill before passing it; will the House agree with the changes? . . .

Tags: 20 weeks , abortion criminalized , Doug McKillip , John Bulloch , medically futile , Renee Unterman

Fee diversion bill moves forward, but in a weaker state

Fee diversion bill moves forward in the Senate Appropriations Committee, but the bill has been weakened with an amendment . . .

Tags: Don Balfour , fee diversion , hazardous waste fee , Jay Powell , John Bulloch , state budget , tire disposal fee

Ralliers try to keep Sunday sales issue alive

A capitol rally is held to express support for Sunday package sales of alcoholic beverages . . .

Tags: John Bulloch , Roger Williams , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , Sunday alcohol sales