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This Week in GeorgiaGov

Salary Reduction of Teachers Caught Cheating

April 27, 2012

Governor Nathan Deal has signed into law House Bill 692, which revokes any salary increase or bonuses for Georgia teachers who personally falsified or caused falsification of students' standardized tests.

Introducing GeorgiaGov

April 26, 2012

After 18 months of planning, designing and development, the new GeorgiaGov is now online.

Georgia Farmer’s Markets Open

April 24, 2012

The month of May brings the beginning of the farmer’s market season and the ability for Georgians to buy locally grown and raised goods.

Tornado Awareness and Safety Tips

April 24, 2012

Last year, more than a dozen tornadoes swept through northwest and central Georgia, killing 15 and injuring 143 others.

Governor Deal Signs New Tax Reform Bill

April 20, 2012

Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law House Bill 386, the Georgia Jobs and Family Tax Reform Plan, which cuts taxes for all Georgians and covers multiple types of tax eliminations.

Bicycling Safely On Georgia Roadways

April 19, 2012

Last spring, Governor Nathan Deal signed into law House Bill 101, which strengthens bicycle safety rules around the state.

Charter Schools Bill left for Voters

April 13, 2012

Earlier this year, House Resolution 1162 passed the State Senate and House, placing the Constitutional amendment to allow state officials to create charter schools in the hands of Georgia voters this fall. 

Check Your Tax Refund

April 10, 2012

Waiting for your state tax refund?

Apply for Fall Internships at the Capitol

March 29, 2012

For college juniors or seniors, graduate students and law students, completing an internship at the Capitol offers an opportunity to see firsthand the inner workings of state government and at the same time to professionally develop.

Understanding & Preventing Foreclosures

March 29, 2012

Facing foreclosure? Don’t worry - several state agencies can help you understand and help prevent it from happening.