• Gov. Deal calls General Assembly into special session

    5 days ago - By Biz Journals

    Gov. Nathan Deal issued a proclamation Friday calling for the General Assembly to meet in a rare special session beginning Nov. 13.
    The governor, who controls which issues lawmakers take up during special sessions, limited the agenda to two items: providing emergency funding to state agencies and local governments affected by Hurricane Michael and ratifying an executive order he issued last summer restoring a tax exemption on sales of jet fuel that primarily benefits Delta Air Lines Inc.
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