March 23rd, 20170Georgia teachers and other state employees would get a 2 percent salary increase while staff overseeing child welfare cases will see a 19 percent raise under a state spending plan approved Wednesday by the General Assembly.
March 23rd, 20170The vote on the Republican health care bill is a defining moment for House Speaker Paul Ryan that could boost his aggressive agenda to overhaul the tax code and remake the federal government.
March 23rd, 20170Sen. Johnny Isakson is recuperating from his second back surgery this year at his Georgia home, complicating Republican leaders' plans as they count the votes for the GOP health care overhaul and a Supreme Court nominee.
March 22nd, 20170Does it matter whether a prayer opening a government meeting is led by local clergy or an elected official?
That's a question a federal appeals court is wrestling with in a unique case examining the constitutional requirement of separating church and state. The case will likely eventually wind up before the Supreme Court.
March 22nd, 20170The White House is instructing Cabinet heads and agency officials not to elaborate on President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts beyond what was in a relatively brief submission, a move Democrats decried as a gag order.
March 22nd, 20170Rather than the usual Republican romp, Trump finished 14 percentage points behind the showing by then-Rep. Price and well short of what previous GOP presidential nominees have drawn from an affluent electorate in metro Atlanta's northern suburbs.
March 21st, 20170President Donald Trump is deploying an outside and inside strategy to fulfill his campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare," seeking support beyond Washington before making an in-person pitch on Capitol Hill.