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Medical Marijuana Hearings Start Today At The Georgia Capitol

Georgia State Representative (R-Macon) is the sponsor of HB 1. He says a hearing on the measure will be held at 2:00 this afternoon in room 606 of the Coverdell Legislative Office Building. The bill […]

WAOK-AM–02/03/2015

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On Minimum Wage “We Have To Be The Number One State For Our People As Well”

Georgia State Representative Dewey McClain (D-Lawrenceville) has introduced HB-8. He says it proposes an increase in Georgia’s minimum wage from $5.15 to $15.00 an hour. Other lawmakers would like to see it upped to $10.10 […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2015

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Representative Alisha Thomas Morgan Runs For State School Superintendent

Atlanta(WAOK)- Cobb County Representative Alisha Thomas Morgan is announcing her campaign for State School Superintendent. Representative Morgan made the announcement Tuesday on the steps of the State Capitol. Morgan says she feels a sense of […]

WAOK-AM–11/12/2013

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House Adopts ‘Parent-Trigger’ Plan For Schools

ATLANTA (AP) — Parents and teachers could ask a school board to make management and operations changes in poorly performing schools under a bill that has cleared the Georgia House of Representatives. The requests could […]

03/06/2013