Tag Archives: Terry England

House passes FY ’18 state budget

The state budget easily passes the House of Representatives and moves to the state Senate for consideration . . .

Tags: Georgia budget , Terry England

House committee approves amended budget, floor vote Thursday

The amended state budget for fiscal year 2017 clears the House Appropriations Committee and heads for a Thursday vote by the full House of Representatives . . .

Tags: committee approval , Georgia state budget , Terry England

Political Notes — Georgia’s electors (at least most of them) vote for Trump

Georgia’s electors and their colleagues in 49 other states cast the votes that really count for president . . .

Tags: electoral college , Nathan Deal , Terry England

Deal on Medicaid expansion proposal: ‘We’re working through it’

Gov. Nathan Deal says he is at least looking at a Medicaid expansion proposal worked up by a Georgia Chamber of Commerce task force . . .

Tags: Georgia Chamber , income tax credit , Jay Powell , Medicaid expansion , Nathan Deal , rural hospitals , Terry England

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 . . .

Tags: David Stover , Earl Ehrhart , georgia tech , state budget , Terry England , University System

House, Senate dispose of amended budget

Legislators finish up work on the supplemental budget, can now turn their attention to the state budget for FY 2017 . . .

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House unanimously passes midyear budget

The midyear amended budget is speedily adopted by the Georgia House and the Senate is expected to follow quickly . . .

Tags: Georgia budget , House vote , Terry England

Lawmakers complete work on FY ’16 budget

The House and Senate give final approval Tuesday night to the state budget for fiscal year 2016 . . .

Tags: state budget , Terry England , Vincent Fort

As the legislature revamps soil and water commission, the director is fired

The executive director of the Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission has been replaced . . .

Tags: Brent Dykes , Nathan Deal , Soil and Water Commission , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , Terry England

House passes Soil and Water Conservation Commission bill

The state Soil and Water Conservation Commission would be shifted under the Agriculture Department under legislation passed Monday by the House of Representatives . . .

Tags: agriculture department , David Knight , Soil and Water Conservation Commission , Terry England