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Georgia readying for winter storm

Georgia Commissioner of Transportation Russell McMurry ATLANTA - The state agencies in charge of responding to weather emergencies are bracing for a winter storm expected to hit North Georgia and metro Atlanta during a three-day holiday weekend. Georgia Department of...

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Kemp unveils record state budget request

ATLANTA - Gov. Brian Kemp is asking the General Assembly to approve a record $30.2 billon state budget heavy with new spending on schools, health care and public safety. The fiscal 2023 budget, which takes effect in July, takes advantage of a huge revenue surplus...

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