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Deal signs FY 2018 state budget

The $25 billion state budget will provide pay raises for all state employees and public school teachers . . .

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Political Notes — Deal will sign budget several times on Monday

Gov. Nathan Deal will hold multiple signing ceremonies for the state budget next week . . .

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House, Senate give final OK to budget

The $25 billion state budget for fiscal year 2018 is on its way to Gov. Nathan Deal; in other actions, Senate passes bill to extend tax break to solar energy facilities . . .

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Deal signs $23.7 billion budget for FY ’17; pay raises for teachers, employees

The state budget for the next fiscal year takes effect July 1; teachers and state employees can celebrate . . .

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Political Notes – Lots of finger pointing in the Columbus delegation

Columbus lost some big money in the final version of the state budget, which has caused in-fighting among some of the local lawmakers; what do Barack Obama’s approval numbers signify? . . .

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Political Notes – Budget won’t be hanging over the session’s final day

Lawmakers won’t have to worry about voting on the state budget on the session’s final day — they’ve already taken care of that duty . . .

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Senate approves budget, but will House agree?

Senate passes state budget for FY 2017, looks to the House for agreement . . .

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Political Notes — Senate could vote on guns, money later this week

Senate votes are expected as early as Thursday on the state budget and the campus carry gun bill . . .

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House passes ’17 state budget; lawmaker lashes out against Board of Regents

The House okays the state budget for the new fiscal year, but takes a big cut out of funding for a Georgia Tech capital project . . .

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House will vote Friday on ‘17 budget

House Appropriations Committee votes out the state budget, moves it to a floor vote on Friday . . .

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