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Becoming a Law: The Governor's Role

March 31, 2014

Even though legislators hold a major roll in creating bills during the legislative session, a bill can't officially become a law without the governor's help.

The 2014 Legislative Session in Review: What Passed and What Didn't

March 27, 2014

On March 20, Georgia concluded the shortest session for the state legislature in recent memory. Take a look at what bills made it through both chambers, now awaiting a signature from the Governor.

Doorkeeper Spotlight: Roy Ethridge

March 25, 2014

Amid the hustle and bustle of the Capitol during legislative session, there are a few pillars of stability that keep watch over the doors to the Senate. These alert watchmen are the doorkeepers.

Doorkeepers: The Gateway to the State Senate

March 18, 2014

Unknown to many, 10 people in the Georgia State Senate control the flow of the session in ways you’ve never imagined.

A Day in the Life: Senate Intern

March 12, 2014

Follow Gregory Bieger as he walks us through his daily job of being an intern for the Senate Press Office.

Read Across Georgia: Building a Strong Foundation for the Future

March 6, 2014

The State of Georgia kicked-off “Read Across Georgia” month in March, an initiative launched by First Lady Sandra Deal to raise literacy proficiency levels among Georgia’s youth.

Page Spotlight: John Albert Amandolia

March 4, 2014

From Boy Scout to Senate Page: John Albert enjoyed his day at the Capitol.

Page Spotlight: Sarah Grace Amandolia

February 25, 2014

Georgia students can participate in the Capitol's Page Program.

Page Spotlight: The George-Komi Brothers

February 18, 2014

Learn about being a page for the Georgia State Senate--a task not seen by many but important to the flow of the legislative session.

2014 State of the State Address

January 16, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal gave his State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. In his speech, he focused on taxes, jobs, education and criminal justice reform.

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