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March 23, 2018 - 6:37 pm
Former Georgia Governor and U.S. Senator Zell Miller died today at the age of 86 after being treated for Parkinson's disease. Zell Bryan Miller was born on Feb. 24, 1932, and served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991 which is the longest serving Lieutenant Governor in Georgia history. He also...
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March 13, 2018 - 8:18 pm
Senate Bill 17, otherwise known as the "Brunch Bill" is headed to Governor Nathan Deal's desk for approval. If signed, the leglislation will allow alcohol sales at restaurants and retail stores on Sundays to begin at 11am rather than 12:30PM. The House voted 97-64 to approve the bill which was...
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February 27, 2018 - 5:07 pm
Georgia’s Republican senators want Atlanta voting polls to close an hour earlier. The Senate voted along party lines, 35-19, Monday for a bill establishing a statewide 7 p.m. poll-closing time. Atlanta polls currently close at 8 p.m., an hour later than the rest of Georgia. The measure, which goes...
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