Georgia Statewide

Officials defend charter campaign


ATLANTA — When Zell Miller wanted a lottery in 1992, the Demo­cra­tic governor traveled across Geor­gia to rally voter... Read more

GOP near supermajority in Ga. Legislature

ATLANTA — Republicans are on the verge of winning a majority so large in Georgia’s Legislature that they could offer changes to the state... Read more

Ground game key in charter school fight

ATLANTA — The increasingly bitter fight in Georgia over a constitutional amendment to allow more state charter schools isn't likely to play

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Allen ready to call for recount

A margin of 157 votes remained between Grovetown state Rep. Lee Anderson and Augusta businessman Rick W. Allen on Friday, the deadline for... Read more

Officials scramble for new roads plan

ATLANTA -- Throughout the campaign for the transportation tax voted on Tuesday, proponents continued to say there was no “Plan B.” Now they have... Read more

Eaton, Wise win GOP PSC primary


ATLANTA — Republicans Stan Wise and Chuck Eaton fended off GOP challengers in Tuesday’s primary, winning a chance to keep their seats... Read more

TSPLOST vote leads 54 to 46

The vote on a 1 percent sales tax to fund transportation projects in a 13-county region around Augusta was leading 54 to 46 percent with results... Read more

Casinos, ethics questions on ballot

ATLANTA — Casinos, ethics and abortion spice up the nonbinding questions Republican voters will see on this month’s primary ballots.

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