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This Week in GeorgiaGov: Elected Officials

Message from our State Superintendent

March 24, 2015

Richard Woods, Georgia's new State School Superintendent, shares words of welcome to the constituents of Georgia.

Tree Lightings in Georgia

December 9, 2014

Learn more about the 2 tree lighting ceremonies held in Georgia each year.

General Primary Runoff Unofficial Results In

July 23, 2014

Georgia voters decided on a variety of elected officials yesterday.

Read Across Georgia: Building a Strong Foundation for the Future

March 5, 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.

Technical Education Increases in Georgia

June 25, 2013

Technical training in Georgia has been on the rise for the past seven years, with much effort from the state government to establish Georgia as the economic growth hub of the Southeast.

Lawyers Fight Hunger with the Legal Food Frenzy

April 17, 2013

Did you know that nearly 60% of Georgia’s public school students are eligible for either a free or reduced lunch at school each day? So where do these children go for a complete and balanced meal during the summer months when they are at home?

Attorney General Supports Campaign to Curb Human Trafficking

April 4, 2013

In March 2011, a mother and father were sentenced to prison for pimping out their 14-year-old daughter to a used car salesman in lieu of making their $281 car payment. The 66-year-old used car salesman was also sent to prison.

Improving the Health of Georgia's Youngest Learners

December 19, 2012

Childhood obesity in Georgia is reaching an epidemic level. As many schools are scaling back their participation in the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act, Georgia is providing incentives to schools to serve better food to students. 

Understanding & Preventing Foreclosures

March 29, 2012

Facing foreclosure? State agencies can help you understand and help prevent it from happening.