Press Releases

Deal announces sixth record year in international trade

February 10, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that the state experienced a record increase in total trade for the sixth consecutive calendar year, maintaining its national ranking as the 11th-largest exporting state and seventh largest importing state.

Deal: Port funding in budget falls short

February 9, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today said the $42.7 million in the president’s budget for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) falls short of the Obama administration’s commitment to the state.

Deal: January tax revenues up 6.4 percent

February 8, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for January totaled nearly $2.05 billion, for an increase of $119.3 million, or 6.4 percent, over January 2015. Year-to-date, net tax revenue collections totaled $12.49 billion, an increase of $1.02 billion, or 8.9 percent, compared to January 2015, when net tax revenues totaled almost $11.47 billion.

Deal announces district attorney appointment

February 8, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the appointment of the Honorable George R. Christian as district attorney of the Mountain Judicial Circuit. Christian will fill the vacancy created by the appointment of the Honorable Brian M.

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