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Deal taps Georgia-based artist for MLK statue

June 20, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal and Rep. Calvin Smyre (Columbus) today announced that Atlanta-based artist Martin Dawe will create the statue of Martin Luther King, Jr. that will stand on the Georgia Capitol grounds.

Deal: Georgia scores top marks, sells bonds

June 8, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced Georgia again earned a rating of AAA, with a stable outlook, from each of the three main credit-rating agencies — Moody’s, Fitch and Standard & Poor’s. Only 11 states currently meet this standard.