2/24/2015

House approves Rep. Shaw's insurance confidentiality bill

On Feb. 19, the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to approve legislation I introduced to provide for insurance compliance self-evaluative privilege. HB 162 would protect the confidentiality of communications in order t... READ MORE

2/17/2015

Rural Caucus discusses agriculture tax exemption

The Georgia Legislative Rural Caucus, which I chair, met Feb. 11 and received information from the Georgia Farm Bureau and the University of Georgia Center for Agribusiness & Economic Development on the Georgia Agriculture Tax Exe... READ MORE

2/7/2015

Changes coming to transportation funding proposal

The House Transportation Committee held its first hearing this week on the proposed Transportation Funding Act, which is intended to provide an additional $1 billion per year in revenue to shore up and improve the state's transpor... READ MORE