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Stories with person: Nathan Deal
  • Ethics talk heats up Georgia governor's race 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:20 pm
  • ATLANTA - The state ethics commission and all its staffing issues, lawsuits and allegations of outside influence have quickly become a key issue in this year's governor's race, with Gov. Nathan Deal and Democratic rival Jason Carter sparring Tuesday over who's to blame for the mess and how to fix it.

  • Reports detail finances of Gov. Deal, opponents 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:01 pm
  • ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal, helped in large part by the sale of an auto salvage company he co-owned, has reported an improvement in his personal finances heading into a competitive re-election bid four years after questions were raised about his sizable debts.

  • Congressmen seek House support for Savannah harbor 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 4:01 pm
  • SAVANNAH, Georgia - Georgia's 14 congressmen sent a letter Wednesday to the chairman of a House budget subcommittee to ask for help jumpstarting the expansion of Savannah's busy shipping channel.

  • New freeway interchange set to open in Atlanta 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:37 am
  • ATLANTA - A new interchange connecting Interstate 85 and Georgia 400 in metro Atlanta is set to open.

  • Georgia editorial roundup 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 2:04 pm
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  • Ga. lawmakers finish session, head into campaigns 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 7:53 pm
  • ATLANTA - Members of the Georgia General Assembly are ready to begin their campaigns for another term, fresh off a legislative session highlighted by scads of campaign-friendly maneuvers.

  • Final day of 2014 session hectic for Ga. lawmakers 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 12:53 am
  • ATLANTA - A bill allowing sick patients to legally take a marijuana derivative to ease their symptoms failed Thursday in the final hours of Georgia's legislative session, stalling amid a dispute between House and Senate lawmakers.

  • Georgia road repairs continue as spring arrives 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 7:44 am
  • ATLANTA - Winter may officially be over, finally, but an uncharacteristically rough season left chains of potholes and other problems on Georgia roads that state and local officials are still dealing with.

  • Ga. Republicans moving against Obama health plan 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 12:08 am
  • ATLANTA - Republican lawmakers in Georgia would get the final say on whether to expand a government health insurance program for the poor under a bill passed Tuesday, making it even less likely the state will join an overhaul sought by Democratic President Barack Obama.

  • 39 arrested in Georgia Statehouse protests 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 7:44 pm
  • ATLANTA - Police arrested 39 people at Georgia's Capitol during protests over Republican refusals to allow more people to join a government-funded health care system.