David Perdue gets desired Agriculture committee slot

3:03 pm Dec. 15, 2014

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate freshman David Perdue will keep Georgia’s decades-long tradition of holding a slot on the Senate Agriculture Committee, one of five committees Perdue will sit on next year.

Senate Republicans’ announcement of committee

Kennesaw set to reverse mosque rejection

8:39 am Dec. 11, 2014

Last night, after a closed work session, Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews sent word via email that the four city council members who voted last week against issuing a use permit for a storefront mosque have

Watch Saxby Chambliss bid farewell to the U.S. Senate

6:46 pm Dec. 10, 2014

WASHINGTON — Georgia’s retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss delivered his farewell speech today, followed by a series of tear-inducing tributes from colleagues.

The Republican went through the litany of thank-yous to friends, family, staff, constituents and America’s soldiers. About some of his closest pals, Chambliss said:

“My three best buddies from my House days, Speaker John Boehner, Congressman Tom Latham, and Senator Richard Burr, along with Senator Tom Coburn have been legislative