Georgia Republicans gathered Friday and Saturday in Savannah for their state convention to select new leadership for the next two years.
Former United States Senator John McCain will be honored posthumously at this year's Father of the Year Awards.
The legislation also ensures that major renovations to existing facilities achieve 30 percent less energy use than the current requirements, which is in line with the standards for new federal buildings.
Georgia's state insurance commissioner has been indicted by a federal grand jury on 38 charges.
This bill will address an unintended consequence of the new tax reform law that contributed to higher taxes on military survivor benefits.
It’s been 212 days since Hurricane Michael devastated Florida’s Panhandle and Southwest Georgia.
“By leveraging the private sector to develop waivers, Georgia will lead the way in healthcare innovation – focusing on lowering costs, improving access, protecting those with preexisting conditions, and increasing quality of care in every region of our state," Kemp said.
"SB 157 allows community banks to accept local government's funds and allow these banks in turn to reinvest and loan monies back into their own communities and spur economic activity. "
Merrill’s Marauders, officially known as the 5307th Composite Unit, are celebrating the 75th anniversary of the unit’s mission, where they fought Japanese forces deep in the mountains and forests of Burma during World War II to secure victory for the United States in Southeast Asia.
During proceedings for the recall petition hearing for Chattanooga County Board of Education Chairman John Agnew, another board member testifying under oath on his behalf appeared to offer false testimony on a series of events related to the recall.