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Opponents of Ga. ‘tampon tax’ vow to press lawmakers in 2020

Deborah McCarthy’s school district chipped in some money for tampons, pads and other period products, and when that didn’t cover the requests coming from...

Legislation aims to boost rural transit options for older Georgians

Shirley Brown was out three dollars when the public shuttle delivered her to the doctor’s office in Newnan too early for a recent appointment....

Metro Atlanta nonprofit brushes aside criticism over free adoptions

Metro Atlanta’s public shelters are turning to the appeal of free adoptions in hopes of freeing up space after a surge of animals overwhelmed...

Georgia Recorder stories picked up by other outlets – and that’s...

You’ll see on our “About” page that we view news as a vital community service and believe that government accountability and transparency are valued...

New law aims to protect renters from slum landlords

A shoddy electrical system, lack of water service, and an unsafe stairwell were just some of the reasons that prompted Macon-Bibb County officials in...
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