Jessica Szilagyi is a Statewide Contributor for AllOnGeorgia.com. She focuses primarily on state and local politics as well as agricultural news. She has a background in Political Science, with a focus in local government, and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia.
She's a "Like It Or Not" contributor for Fox5 in Atlanta and has two blogs of her own: The Perspicacious Conservative and "Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers."
Early in his term, President Donald Trump pledged to reform the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and its response to veterans. The promise came as national headlines revealed that 33% of veterans were sent to voicemail when trying to reach the crisis line.
Serving as a president of a state college or university is big money in Georgia - and a handful of those who lead higher education institutions will once again see a raise over the previous fiscal year.