Nathan Deal Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Georgia's first lady helps push literacy activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Times Georgian

    ... several U.S. presidents. Mrs. Deal pointed out to the students that voting for a choice was the way her husband, Nathan Deal, became governor. On Thursday, schools celebrated Read Across America Day, an event promoted by the National Education ...

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  2. Historic old Georgia Archives building imploded in downtown AtlantaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 3 | WTVM

    ... and debris billowing from the site. The cloud covered several parts of the south side of the city. Governor Nathan Deal was on hand for the event as well as honorary guest Devin Simmons, a young boy afflicted with sickle-cell anemia and patient at ...

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  3. Lawmakers head down home stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Statesboro Herald

    ... The Senate now takes over that issue, considered an alternative to the constitutional amendment proposed by Gov. Nathan Deal and rejected by voters in November that would have enabled state takeovers of some schools. Influential teacher ...

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  4. Wow: Nervous Georgia GOP re-gerrymanders state House to protect vulnerable RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Swing State Project

    ... short of an attempt to nullify elections. If the similarly GOP-dominated state Senate and Republican Gov. Nathan Deal agree to these changes, Georgia would redraw the lines for eight Republican-held seats and one Democratic district. These changes ...

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  5. Georgia House backs bill allowing guns on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | SavannahNow

    Despite Gov. Nathan Deal's forceful veto last year, Georgia's House approved another bill on Friday that would allow licensed gun owners to carry concealed handguns on public college campuses. By a vote of 108-63, the Republican House majority sent the bill to the state Senate, which could set up another politically unpopular rejection by the Republican governor.

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  6. Flurry of activity at Gold Dome on Crossover DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Times

    ... not the most appropriate time" to consider a bill when members still disagree on important details. Despite Gov. Nathan Deal's forceful veto last year, Georgia's House approved another bill on Friday that would allow licensed gun owners to carry ...

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  7. Rob Christensen: North Carolina's brand is changing for the worseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 3 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... in their language, have run as fast as they can away from job-killing legislation similar to HB2. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal last year vetoed a bill that critics said would have curtailed the rights of Georgia's LGBT community. "I do not think we have ...

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  8. Campus carry bill gets go-ahead from House, moves to the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | MDJonline.com

    Despite Gov. Nathan Deal's forceful veto last year, Georgia's House approved another bill on Friday that would allow licensed gun owners to carry concealed handguns on public college campuses.

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  9. Campus carry bill moves forward, sparks debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | WTVM

    The Georgia House moving forward with a measure that would allow gun owners 21 and older with a concealed carry permit the right to bring that gun on public campuses. The house passed House Bill 280 Friday afternoon.

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  10. The Latest: Senate allows optometrists to perform injectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... to stay alive for the year. The GOP-controlled House is expected to again pass the campus gun bill despite Gov. Nathan Deal 's veto of last year's version. The chamber also may vote on a bill that would label driver's licenses issued to immigrants ...

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  11. Bill to change Trade Center governance quietly passes HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | SavannahNow

    ... we knew we would need to get the state on board." Smith recently accompanied Stephens to Atlanta to ask Gov. Nathan Deal for $3.5 million in his supplemental budget to fund the preliminary design of the expansion. "It just makes sense," he said. "As ...

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  12. Georgia's fight against opioid overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    In December, Governor Nathan Deal issued an order to remove an anti-overdose drug from the dangerous drug list, and to allow for it to be sold over the counter in pharmacies statewide. The governor said he was also planning to introduce additional legislation in this session to continue fighting the opioid epidemic.

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  13. Legislature bypasses voters in education Plan BRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    When his proposed "Opportunity School District" constitutional amendment for state takeover of underperforming schools was resoundingly rejected by Georgians at the polls last November, an obviously frustrated Gov. Nathan Deal said voters had opted for the "status quo" of failing schools. Georgians, most of whom are products of public schools and millions of whom have children in public schools, had done no such thing, of course.

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  14. Lawmakers pass bills on gun rights, delay debate on casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | SFGate

    ... to stay alive for the year. The GOP-controlled House is expected to again pass the campus gun bill despite Gov. Nathan Deal 's veto of last year's version. The chamber also may vote on a bill that would label driver's licenses issued to immigrants ...

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  15. Georgia Eases Drought Restrictions, But Not in Atlanta AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | WTXL

    ... and Gwinnett counties. State regulators declared 53 counties to be under a Level 1 drought in September. Gov. Nathan Deal extended drought orders to 110 counties in November. Even when there are no drought-related watering restrictions, outdoor ...

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  16. Georgia House Passes Single-Rate Income Tax BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Tax Foundation

    ... though, there is reason to believe that HB 329 might be favorably received there. Should it land on Governor Nathan Deal's desk this year, its fate is uncertain . Georgia public officials are rightly zealous in the defense of the state's AAA bond ...

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  17. Don McKee: - Campus carry' again: Will it get by Gov. Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | MDJonline.com

    ... fraternity and sorority houses, and now preschool operations. A "campus carry," bill was vetoed by Gov. Nathan Deal last year, leading to this year's new and improved version, House Bill 280, which makes one change - placing campus preschool ...

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  18. Villa Rica seniors will have to wait for tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a bill that would provide a tax break to senior citizens in Villa Rica. But due to an error in the legislation, those seniors won't be able to take advantage of the break until next year.

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  19. Debate over religious freedom returns to Georgia legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal makes his budget address before the joint appropriations committee as House and Senate budget hearings opened for the 2017 session, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at the Statehouse in Atlanta. Georgia Republicans have again proposed legislation they argue will protect people acting on religious belief, undaunted by the forceful veto of a similar proposal last year by the state's Republican governor.

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  20. Senate amends budget to give raises to LEOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Coastal Courier

    It was a very busy and productive week at the state capitol as we are nearing the halfway mark this legislative session. We deliberated legislation this week that could affect certain business practices, the economy and healthcare in Georgia.

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