In Georgia, people are paying a higher tax on cable service if they are using the traditional method instead of internet-based streaming services. The state needs to upgrade this tax policy to match changing times.
There’s no training in life to prepare you for when a sibling disappears in a city with millions of people. But that’s what happened to our family, as my sister joined the 84,000 Americans who are missing.
Georgia for more than a decade has recognized in word and practice that one size does not fit all with education opportunities. Georgia’s education bureaucracy is fully funded. Teacher pay is increasing.
There is an opportunity for a fresh start in Georgia. We have a new governor and lieutenant governor. Many fresh faces are joining the legislature. But past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Newspapers help the local economy and play a watchdog role that helps keep local governments accountable and allows outside investors to “trust” the local community better. Support your local newspaper.
It’s not that there wasn’t politics involved in the Christmas story. It begins with a decree from the king that there was to be a census and a tax. There are issues of housing and health care delivery.
The decision to keep the powers of Georgia’s lieutenant governor the same, is a sign that Republicans in the General Assembly sense their days as a supermajority are coming to an end as Democrats win more elections.
Hurricanes Michael, Florence and Maria, along with wildfires in California, drove many Americans out of their homes, and many are still without permanent places to live. Keep them in your thoughts during Christmas.
House Rural Development Council has advised Georgia lawmakers that the current Certificate of Need process needs to be “revolutionized” and replaced with a system of accreditation and licensing requirements.
Reason crime rate dropped? It’s not that women are having all kinds of abortions. It’s that men and women are waiting until later to start their families, when they are more prepared to have kids of their own.
Stats show that on average, a bachelor’s degree holder earns $819,572 more over a lifetime than someone with just a high school diploma. Even when you factor in tuition, room and board, it’s a good deal.
A family drive in Columbus for a family whose Army father was stationed at Fort Benning was meant to test out a new Packard. But while listening to the radio, their leives changed as Pearl Harbor was attacked.
While most of Georgia’s political attention was given to elections over the past few months, some have remained working diligently if not somewhat quietly on policy matters. A lot has occurred to advance Georgia’s transit options, both for metro Atlanta and the rest of the state.