Tag Archives: NFIB

House rebukes Ga. Chamber, passes bill to penalize insurance carriers

House bill would penalize insurers who make bad-faith denials of claims by policyholders . . .

Tags: bad faith claims denials , Dusty Hightower , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , insurance companies , Mike Jacobs , NFIB , Regina Quick

On the campaign trail: Senate camps ping-pong on equal pay issue

Senate candidates Michelle Nunn and David Perdue do battle over the issue of equal pay for female employees; Judge Michael Boggs’ nomination to the federal bench appears to be dead in the water . . .

Tags: David Perdue , equal pay , funding terrorists , judicial nomination , Lynne Riley , Michael Boggs , Michelle Nunn , Nan Orrock , NFIB , Sam Olens , Senate race

Workers’ comp fight plays out under the radar

Insurers want to make some changes in Georgia’s workers’ comp law, a proposal that is meeting with opposition in other quarters . . .,

Tags: Bill Hembree , data disclosure , David Shafer , employer verification , insurers , Kyle Jackson , NFIB , workers' compensation

Political Notes – Carter for congress? Well, maybe

The congressional district lines were not redrawn as state Sen. Buddy Carter had hoped they would be, but he’s still thinking about a race for congress . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Buddy Carter , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Linda Beazley , Max Burns , NFIB , Stan Wise , Tommie Williams