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Georgia News: Governor Deal – Site Selection ranks Georgia’s business climate No. 1 for sixth straight year

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s business climate has been ranked No. 1 in the nation for the sixth consecutive year by Site Selection, a leading economic development trade publication.  According to Site Selection, Georgia is the first state to hold this ranking for six consecutive years under leadership by … Continue reading Georgia News: Governor Deal – Site Selection ranks Georgia’s business climate No. 1 for sixth straight year

Georgia News: Governor Deal, FEMA approves Public Assistance for additional 34 counties

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal received notice from the White House and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that an additional 34 Georgia counties impacted by Hurricane Michael have been approved for Public Assistance, which provides assistance for state and local costs incurred during preparation, recovery, restoration and cleanup related to Hurricane Michael. … Continue reading Georgia News: Governor Deal, FEMA approves Public Assistance for additional 34 counties

PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Judge rejects voter registration extension

PANAMA CITY, Fla — The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is urging people in the Hurricane Michael disaster area to “be patient.” He says emergency crews need to do their work to clear debris from roadways and restore power to hundreds of thousands of residents. Deal … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Judge rejects voter registration extension

Georgia News: Goveror Nathan Deal issues emergency declaration for all 159 counties

ATLANTA, GA – Based on the latest 11 a.m. forecast for Hurricane Florence and acting on a recommendation from Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS) officials, Governor Nathan Deal today issued an emergency declaration for all 159 counties in Georgia. “The state is mobilizing all available resources to ensure public safety ahead of … Continue reading Georgia News: Goveror Nathan Deal issues emergency declaration for all 159 counties

Georgia News: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal applauds meaningful gains on Vogtle 3 & 4

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal yesterday commended the substantial progress made by Georgia Power on Plant Vogtle Units 3 & 4 construction. “I applaud the leadership of Paul Bowers in ensuring this critical infrastructure and economic development project continues,” said Deal.  “Georgia Power has pledged that any new price increases with this change … Continue reading Georgia News: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal applauds meaningful gains on Vogtle 3 & 4

Georgia Political News: Governor Nathan Deal appoints five to boards

ATLANTA, GA – Yesterday, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced five appointments to boards.  They are as follows: Michael Terrell, Board of Community Supervision (reappointment) Terrell is the chief probation officer for Coweta County.  He is a member of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police, the American Probation and Parole Association and the Georgia Probation … Continue reading Georgia Political News: Governor Nathan Deal appoints five to boards

Georgia News: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal: Global commerce generates $5.56 billion in investments

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Thursday announced that the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) Global Commerce Division helped create a total of 27,373 new jobs during FY 18, generating $5.56 billion in investments.  This growth is the result of a record-breaking 419 expansion or relocation projects throughout the state. “Industry leaders and … Continue reading Georgia News: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal: Global commerce generates $5.56 billion in investments