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Georgia State House

Ralston lays out ethics plan

A late-morning presser saw House Speaker David Ralston layout details surrounding ethics reform legislation promised after Georgians overwhelmingly voiced support a cap on lobbyist gifts to lawmakers …
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House set to unveil its ethics package

House leaders will unveil their ethics reform package as early as Tuesday, according to sources with knowledge of the leadership’s timetable.

House Speaker David Ralston has long …
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Ralston dubs Senate ethics reforms ‘more visor than cap’

At this morning’s annual Eggs and Issues breakfast, House Speaker David Ralston jokingly tweaked the ethics reforms included in the state Senate’s rules, which cap lobbyist gifts …
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Kidd denies state House GOP supermajority

State Representative Rusty Kidd, freshly re-elected as the sole Independent in either chamber of the Georgia Legislature, has issued what may well be the ultimate disclaimer on …
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Prolife group picks dog in state House contest

In the new State House District 117, three-term incumbent (and newly-minted Republican) Doug McKillip is facing a primary challenge built around doubt of his conservative credentials and beliefs. During …
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