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The Life of a Law: Drafting the Idea

May 7, 2015

Learn the first steps needed to create a law in Georgia.


May 5, 2015

Explore the differences between the Georgia Building Authority and the State Properties Commission. 

Farewell to a Georgia Hero: Commissioner Pete Wheeler

April 22, 2015

Georgia Department of Veterans Service Commissioner Pete Wheeler passed away peacefully early Tuesday morning.

2015 Passed Bills Highlights

April 14, 2015

Get a quick overview of some bills sent to Governor Deal from the Georgia General Assembly.

Sine Die 2015: Without Day

April 3, 2015

Thursday saw the end of Day 40 of the 2015 legislative session. We use the Latin term "Sine Die" to officially conclude this day.

Women's History Month: Rebecca Latimer Felton (1835-1930)

March 17, 2015

Georgia boasts putting the first woman in the U.S. Senate. Well, at least for a day.

Experience and Expertise in the Georgia State Senate

March 5, 2015

Who makes up the Georgia State Senate? Are they all lawyers? Sen. Cowsert has the scoop!

An Insider's View of the Georgia State Senate

February 19, 2015

See the Georgia State Senate through the eyes of the Senate Press Office's intern Ike Duru!

2015 Legislative Session Check-In

February 16, 2015

David Shafer, Georgia State Senate President Pro Tempore, gives us an update of the 2015 Legislative Session.

Providing a “Safe Harbor” for Georgia’s Children

February 12, 2015

Senator Renee Unterman describes Senate Bill 8 and Senate Resolution 7 pertaining to sex trafficking in Georgia.