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Gov. Kemp: 2019 Another Record Year for Georgia Exports

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Georgia has set another record, this time in exports and global trade, as the state's diverse industry base and global connectivity continue to drive competitiveness. In 2019, the State of...

Georgia: January Net Tax Revenues Up 4.5%

Atlanta, GA - The State of Georgia's net tax collections for January totaled nearly $2.36 billion for an increase of $100.8 million, or 4.5 percent, compared to January 2019 when net tax collections totaled $2.25 billion. Year-to-date net tax...

Gov. Kemp Celebrates Georgia Made Day

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp joined Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Commissioner Pat Wilson, state officials, and Georgia companies to celebrate Georgia Made Day at the State Capitol. The...

Georgia: Kemp Names Appointments to Griffin Judicial Circuit

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his selection of Benjamin D. Coker to fill a vacancy on the Griffin Judicial Circuit Superior Court and Marie G. Broder to serve as the new Griffin Judicial Circuit District Attorney. Benjamin D...

Georgia: Kemp Names Appointment to State Court of Bulloch County

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his selection of Joseph Cushner to fill a vacancy on the State Court of Bulloch County. Joseph Cushner, a native of Statesboro, has served as the elected Solicitor General of Bulloch County since...

Macon: The State of the Community is Vibrant

On February 13, Macon-Bibb County Mayor Robert Reichert gave his 2020 State of the Community speech at the annual event hosted by the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce. He described the community as "vibrant," using the word's definition of...