The District Attorneys' Association of Georgia recently recognized Sen. Butch Miller of Gainesville for his ongoing leadership in strengthening Georgia's criminal justice system. <br />
Charles Spahos, Executive Director of the Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia, presented the award to Miller on behalf of the District Attorneys' Association on Wednesday at the monthly Hall County Bar Association luncheon.<br />
During the 2013 Legislative Session, Miller worked with his colleagues in the Georgia General Assembly to secure the passage of House Bill 242
Ten months to next year's midterm elections, Democrats are determined to make Congress' slim production of fewer than 60 laws and plenty of incompletes - on immigration, gun control, tax reform and basic spending bills - a defining issue, heaping much of the blame on the GOP-led House for obstructing President Barack Obama's second-term agenda.
Budgetary discipline and slightly higher property appraisals mean no change to the Gainesville property millage rates. Abundant rainfall and tightening water management regulations mean a name change for the city’s Public Utilities Department.
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed two bills that remove barriers to dual enrollment participation by struggling students with no plans to attend college and also those youngsters who are excelling in high school.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling Congress Wednesday unveiled a budget plan for the upcoming year and beyond, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama over his signature health c...