Tag Archives: veterans

University System will waive some student fees for military personnel

Board of Regents votes to waive some student fees for veterans and active duty personnel attending public colleges . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , military personnel , student fees , University System , veterans

Political Notes – ‘Little budget’ approved by lawmakers

The supplemental budget passes the House and Senate without a single negative vote and heads to the governor’s desk for his signature . . .

Tags: developers' subdivisions , historic areas , Mary Margaret Oliver , occupational licenses , supplemental budget , Tom Graves , veterans , Wendell Willard

Political Notes – Kingston will run for Chambliss’ Senate seat

U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston will run against Rep. Paul Broun in the Republican Senate primary in 2014; U.S. Rep. John Barrow may be facing a familiar opponent next year . . .

Tags: driver\'s licenses , Georgia School Boards Association , Jack Kingston , John Barrow , John Stone , Justin Pauley , Paul Broun , Pete Wheeler , Rob Mikell , Senate race , veterans

Six banks will settle mortgage fraud lawsuit for $162 million

A group of banks that includes Atlanta-based SunTrust will pay a hefty fee to settle a lawsuit alleging mortgage fraud against veterans . . .

Tags: Amy Totenberg , Jim Butler , mortgage fraud , U.S. District Court , veterans