Press Releases

Deal: 2013 Georgia job creation hits record high

December 20, 2013

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that the Global Commerce Division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development produced a 10 percent increase in job creation during the state’s most recent fiscal year.

Deal: November revenues up 3.6 percent

December 10, 2013

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that Georgia’s net tax collections for the month of November totaled $1.39 billion, an increase of nearly $49.0 million or 3.6 percent compared to the month-ended November 2012.

Deal names Riley as House floor leader

December 6, 2013

Gov. Nathan Deal today named state Rep. Lynne Riley (R-Johns Creek) to his House floor leader team, replacing Rep. Matt Hatchett (R-Dublin) who was elected state House Republican Caucus chair.