By Josh Israel on February 26, 2014
Last year, Georgia Speaker of the House David Ralston (R) wrote an ethics reform law he claimed would completely ban lobbyist gifts to state legislators.
By Zack Ford on February 26, 2014
The national backlash against Arizona's "license to discriminate" bill is causing similar proposals in other states to stall or die almost as soon as they're introduced.
By Rebecca Leber on February 25, 2014
The Georgia Senate race is proving how difficult it is for Republicans to ditch the party's extremist image.
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By Sy Mukherjee on February 24, 2014
Gov. Nathan Deal (R-GA) helped write a bill that would require Georgia lawmakers' blessing for expanding Medicaid under Obamacare.
By Nicole Flatow on February 19, 2014
A gun bill passed Tuesday by the Georgia House contains a sweeping smorgasbord of new gun rights expansions, from concealed carry in schools and airports, to an expansion of Stand Your Ground.
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on February 18, 2014
Immigration judges are siding with immigrants more and more in court.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 18, 2014
One in four people in Wheeler County, where the latest hospital is shutting down, is uninsured.
By Katie Valentine on February 11, 2014
Southern states accounted for some of the largest growth in solar jobs in 2013.
By Scott Keyes on February 11, 2014
Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA) pulls a Paul Broun.
By Emily Atkin on January 30, 2014
Rep. Mike Dudgeon, an electrical engineer, said the bill would let property owners lease solar panels instead of having to buy them with cash up front.