Tag Archives: Troutman Sanders

It’s legal, but is it right?

Some recent votes on the Georgia Public Service Commission draw attention to the issue of campaign finance and the influence of contributions on official actions . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: campaign contributions , Georgia Power , Stan Wise , Troutman Sanders

A small bank fails, with big implications for capitol power-brokers

There were some big-time players involved in the operation of Montgomery Bank & Trust, a small financial institution that was shut down by regulators last week . . .

Tags: bank failures , banking committees , David Ralston , FDIC , Greg Morris , Jack Murphy , Montgomery Bank & Trust , Pete Robinson , Troutman Sanders

The makeover of the DNR board is completed

The state Board of Natural Resources has evolved over the past decade from a commission that encompasses business and conservation interests to a business development agency . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: conservationists , Department of Natural Resources , DNR board , Earl Barrs , Environmental Protection Division , Georgia Power , Jim Butler , Jud Turner , Kevin Greene , lobbyists , Rob Leebern , Sally Bethea , Troutman Sanders , Warren Budd