Tag Archives: Larry Walker

House passes online retailers’ sales tax bill

House bill makes a move towards collecting state sales taxes for online purchases from internet retailers . . .

Tags: Jay Powell , Larry Walker , online sales , sales tax , upskirt photography

Political Notes – Deal loses one, keeps one on his political team

Gov. Nathan Deal loses Rep. Allen Peake from his House floor leaders team but hangs on to Sen. Butch Miller as a Senate floor leader . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , floor leaders , John Lewis , Kasim Reed , Larry Walker , Nathan Deal , Ozell Sutton , religious freedom

Blackmon, Pirkle win South Georgia House races

Shaw Blackmon and Clay Pirkle win runoffs for state House seats in two south Georgia districts . . .

Tags: Larry Walker , Legislative elections , Shaw Blackmon

Regents will consider consolidation of colleges

The University System chancellor and the Board of Regents are taking up the explosive issue of merging some of the state’s public colleges and universities . . .

Tags: Ben Tarbutton , Board of Regents , college mergers , Hank Huckaby , Larry Walker , Technical College System , University System