Tag Archives: Randy Nix

Lawmakers laud new regulations for scrap tires

New state regulations cracking down on the illegal dumping of tires will start taking effect . . .

Tags: EPD , illegal tire dumping , Nan Orrock , Randy Nix , scrap tires

Deal signs two environmental bills

Gov. Deal signs bill strengthening the state’s regulation of scrap tire dumps . . .

Tags: Board of Natural Resources , DNR Foundation , Matt Hatchett , Nathan Deal , Randy Nix , scrap tires

On the campaign trail: Wisconsin voters back Walker

Wisconsin’s Republican Gov. Scott Walker beats back recall efforts, may be the choice to run for vice president; who’s going to sign the ethics reform pledge? . . .

Tags: atheist candidate , Danny Yearwood , ethics reform pledge , Frank Ginn , Randy Nix , Scott Walker , Wisconsin recall

Fee diversion bill moves from House subcommittee

Legislation that would cut down on the allocation of fees for unrelated budget needs keeps moving in a House committee . . .

Tags: diversion , Jay Powell , Randy Nix , state fees

Political Notes – Sunday sales bill nears committee vote

A House committee is expected to vote out the Sunday alcohol sales measure, moving the bill towards a vote on the House floor by March 28 . . .

Tags: Abortion , Barry Loudermilk , Randy Nix , Roger Williams , Sunday alcohol sales

Lawmakers consider lower standards for diplomas

Rep. Steve Davis wants to improve Georgia’s high school graduation rate — by lowering the academic requirements for graduating from high school . . .

Tags: academic standards , Brad Bryant , Brooks Coleman , high school graduation rates , Randy Nix , Steve Davis