Tag Archives: Ronnie Chance

Political Notes: The locals are grumbling about the transportation tax

Opposition from local governments to the proposed transportation tax bill is flaring up all across Georgia . . .

Tags: city governments , executive appointments , GMA , Jay Roberts , Nathan Deal , Ronnie Chance , The Hudson Group , transportation tax

On the campaign trail: Moore controversy provides a peek at the leadership’s strategy

There were several factors that contributed to Friday’s pile-on by the House leadership of newly elected legislator Sam Moore . . .

Tags: Bert Reeves , Charles Gregory , David Ralston , David Studdard , Marty Harbin , Meagan Biello , Ronnie Chance , Sam Moore , sex offenders

Political Notes — Moody, Grantham reelected to DOT board

Lawmakers have elected former state senator Dan Moody and former Augusta city commissioner Don Grantham to five-year terms on the State Transportation Board . . .

Tags: Dan Moody , Don Grantham , DOT board , Georgia Senate , Ronnie Chance

Sen. Chance won’t run for reelection

Senate Majority Leader Ronnie Chance says he will step down after five terms in the upper chamber . . .

Tags: Georgia Senate , Ronnie Chance

Deal names Chance, O’Neal to Balfour review committee

George Carley, Larry O’Neal and Ronnie Chance will decide whether to suspend Sen. Don Balfour while his criminal case is pending . . .

Tags: criminal charges , Don Balfour , George Carley , Larry O\'Neal , Nathan Deal , review panel , Ronnie Chance , suspension

Political Notes – State parks are once again safe for Gideon Bibles (and other books too)

DNR implements new standards for the provision of reading materials, such as Gideon Bibles, at state park facilities . . .

Tags: AT&T , DNR , Ed Lindsey , Facebook , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , Georgia Ports Authority , Gideon Bibles , Hunter Hill , internet privacy , Ronnie Chance , Sam Olens

In largely symbolic move, Deal signs zero-base budgeting bill

Gov. Nathan Deal signs a bill that requires zero-base budgeting, a procedure that several state officials have already adopted . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Shafer , Gary Black , Jimmy Carter , Nathan Deal , Ronnie Chance , Sonny Perdue , zero-base budgeting

Senate hides tax break within another tax break

Georgia senators approve a tax break bill without being told that there is an even bigger tax break folded into the measure . . .

Tags: corporate tax breaks , Ron Stephens , Ronnie Chance , Vincent Fort