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Kemp signs midyear budget

Brian Kemp ATLANTA - Gov. Brian Kemp signed a record $37.9 billion fiscal 2024 midyear budget Thursday that includes $5.5 billion in new spending. "This is a very, very good budget," House Speaker Jon Burns, R-Newington, said during a signing ceremony at the state...

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Georgia House approves CON reform measure

ATLANTA - The Georgia House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday that would significantly reform the state law governing hospital construction and medical services but stop short of repealing it entirely. House Bill 1339, which passed 166-1 and now heads to...

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