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Deal: November tax revenues up 7.3 percent

December 7, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for November totaled $1.84 billion, for an increase of nearly $124.7 million, or 7.3 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled $1.72 billion.

Deal announces Innovation Fund grant award winners

November 29, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced three award winners for Implementation Grants and Scaling Grants administered through the Innovation Fund, a competitive grant program that provides funding to school districts, traditional public schools, charter schools and regional education service agencies to further advance student achievement in Georgia.

Deal announces administration changes

November 28, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today nominated Gretchen Corbin to serve as President and CEO of the Georgia Lottery Corp. following the announcement of current President and CEO Debbie D. Alford’s departure. 

Deal announces school award winners

November 17, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal, along with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA), today announced that 226 Georgia public schools in 54 districts will receive Highest Performing or Greatest Gains school awards, an increase of 8 schools over last year. 

Deal announces Innovation Fund Accelerator award winners

November 13, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the six award winners who will participate in the Innovation Fund Accelerator, a competitive grant opportunity that provides funding to local educational agencies, regional educational service agencies, traditional public schools and charter schools to develop innovative programs that address challenging and complex educational issues.

Deal: October tax revenues down -3.2 percent

November 9, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for October totaled $1.71 billion, for a decrease of $56.5 million, or -3.2 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled nearly $1.77 billion. 

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