Final approval for medical cannabis bill as session nears end

Only two legislative days remain in the 2015 session of the Georgia General Assembly. With final adjournment scheduled for Thursday, April 2, the House of Representatives and the Senate are working to resolve several major issues,... READ MORE


House resolution addresses doctor shortage in rural Georgia

On March 19, the House of Representatives adopted HR 302, which strives to increase the number of doctors in Georgia through a plea to Congress. Currently Georgia faces a shortage of doctors, particularly in rural parts of the sta... READ MORE


House approves Rep. Shaw’s jobs plan, metal theft bill

Two legislative proposals that were detailed in last week's report received overwhelming approval by the House of Representatives this week.

On March 11, House members voted 151-18 to approve HB 439, the New Markets J... READ MORE