Carr Joins 54 Attorneys General in Supporting Victims of Child Pornography

Attorney General Chris Carr and a bipartisan group of 54 state and territorial attorneys general today called on congressional leaders to pass legislation supporting...

GDOT names Franks new Transportation Investment Act Administrator

Franks was born and raised in Dublin, GA, and is a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology.

Lawmakers Lose Footing, Flip Flop on Special Interest Bill

Some Georgia lawmakers flip flopped on a multi-million dollar tax break last week, struggling to find their footing on legislation that would benefit two...

Lawmaker: “Retirement Hike for Legislators Was ‘Right and Fair'”

One Georgia lawmaker is defending a vote to increase his own retirement benefits after a series of comments on social media appeared to show...

Georgia AG Carr Still Investigating Equifax Data Breach

In September 2017, Attorney General Chris Carr announced that the state of Georgia was taking a leadership role in the investigation of the issues surrounding...

Hidden Predator Bill passes Georgia House

The Georgia House of Representatives unanimously passed House Bill 605, the Hidden Predator Act, sponsored by State Representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine), by a vote...

GA Govenor will sign $5B tax relief despite Delta spat

Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday afternoon that he would sign the $5 billion tax relief bill despite the state Senate’s decision to remove Deal’s...

Delta courted by states amid Georgia tax break threat

The Georgia Legislature looks to block a $40 million-dollar tax break amid Delta's announcement about the airline's decision to no longer honor discounts for...

GOP Lawmakers Want to Mandate Opioid Addicition Treatment in Insurance

A handful of state lawmakers want to require insurance companies to pay for opioid addiction treatment. State Representative Karen Mathiak, the lead sponsor of the...

Martin Momtahan Announces for Georgia State House District 17

Paulding County businessman Martin Momtahan formally announced his intention to run for House District 17 in the Georgia House of Representatives. Momtahan’s announcement comes...