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“Gov. Scott’s threat to sue my state in the U.S. Supreme Court greatly disappoints me after I negotiated in good faith for two years,” Deal said. “More than a year ago, I offered a framework for a comprehensive agreement. Florida never responded. It’s absurd to waste taxpayers’ money and prolong this process with a court battle when I’ve proposed a workable solution.”
Source: Bainbridge Post-Searchlight
Atheist texts delivered to Georgia state parks
Ed Buckner, a former president of American Atheists Inc., said he brought two atheist books for each cottage at Red Top Mountain State Park in Cartersville.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald
Area around Gold Dome to get overhaul
Plans include creating an open plaza on one side for public gatherings, rallies and exhibitions.
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle
More than 100 Department of Public Safety officers lose arrest powers
The Department of Public Safety includes Georgia State Patrol, Capitol Police and Motor Carrier Compliance Division; the officers have temporarily lost their arrest powers for not completing training.