Bipartisan push to reform or repeal state citizen’s arrest law expected

Momentum is building to reform Georgia's citizen’s arrest law, which is steeped in racist history, with key lawmakers and advocates saying they're optimistic state...

Plan returns to extend lower in-state college tuition rate to DACA recipients

Marisol Estrada learned she was undocumented when she applied for her first high school job. She ran to the internet to try to understand...

John Lewis Voting Rights Act could thwart state plans to curb access

The late Rep. John Lewis still looms large over Georgia politics. One of the state’s new senators, Jon Ossoff, worked as Lewis’ intern and kicked...

State lawmakers float raised tobacco tax, tax break review to fill budget hole

A key state lawmaker said Friday that he will continue to press his colleagues on ways to grow revenues as they consider a budget...

Biden orders tougher mask rules as part of overhauled COVID-19 strategy

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s first policy focus after being sworn in? Overhauling the disjointed federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which claimed another...

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