Stories by Tom Marine

Saturday, April 28, 2007

Voters voice worry quickly with e-mail

ATLANTA - Some Georgians have found a way to make a dent in public policy without ever setting foot in the Capitol.
By Brian Hughes and Tom Marine

Sunday, April 15, 2007

Local team gets eliminated from robot challenge

ATLANTA - For the last month, Georgia has been a focal point for championship competitions, including the NCAA Men's Final Four and the Masters Tournament.
By Tom Marine

Friday, March 30, 2007

Emory student serves House as chaplain

ATLANTA - House Chaplain Ben Flowers is a busy man with several responsibilities, including the moral and spiritual guidance of the body's 180 members.
By Tom Marine

Monday, Feb. 26, 2007

86-year-old gets new Senate job

ATLANTA - For 18 years, the doors to the Senate chamber were manned by Lorenzo Wallace. That changed at the start of the 2007 legislative session when Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle named him the new ...
By Tom Marine

Sunday, Feb. 11, 2007

Legislative process on display at Family Day

Lawmakers invited families to the Capitol for a rare Saturday session of the Legislature called "Family Day."
By Tom Marine

Friday, Jan. 12, 2007

MADD pushes tougher DUI laws

ATLANTA - This week, the families of five children killed by drunken drivers teamed up with Mothers Against Drunk Driving to lobby legislators to strengthen Georgia's driving-under-the-influence laws.
By Tom Marine

Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007

Web sites help simplify jobs for Capitol workers

Understanding the bills proposed in the Georgia General Assembly may be difficult, but thanks to the growing capabilities of online sources, tracking down individual legislation and lawmakers has ...
By Tom Marine

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