Dan Moody resigns from state DOT board

12:01 pm Jan. 21, 2015

At precisely 12:55 p.m. on Tuesday, former state senator Dan Moody of Roswell resigned his 6th District seat on the powerful State Transportation Board. We know this because we have this terse email from Moody

Solved: Nathan Deal’s mysterious overseas adventure

8:00 am Jan. 21, 2015

Gov. Nathan Deal skipped town over the weekend for an economic development trip. Just where he went is being treated like a state secret.

His office won’t disclose where the state’s top elected official journeyed or

Video: Georgia freshmen discuss their first State of the Union

6:00 am Jan. 21, 2015

WASHINGTON – In the crowded Capitol after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address, Georgia’s four U.S. House Republican freshmen reflected on the experience, the president’s proposals and whether we really need a State of the Union at all.

Georgia has a new transportation commissioner

4:29 pm Jan. 20, 2015

If you want some proof that certain figures in the state Capitol are still serious about an increase in transportation spending, consider this quick move to tap a new road-and-bridge leader:

The State Transportation Board today tapped Russell McMurry, a veteran engineer who has worked at the Georgia Department of Transportation for 25 years, to take the reins of the agency. It comes just days after Keith Golden, the current commissioner,