Press Releases

Deal: Program to help inmates earn high school diplomas

November 12, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) and the Mountain Education Center Charter School (MEC) have partnered together to offer high school courses at Arrendale State Prison in Habersham County, which will help inmates complete their high school educations and receive diplomas.

Deal: State files lawsuit demanding federal action on water supply

November 7, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that the state of Georgia, the Atlanta Regional Commission and Cobb County-Marietta Water Authority filed lawsuits against the Army Corps of Engineers for failure to address long-standing water supply requests in the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa (ACT) River Basin.

Deal: October revenues up 5.9 percent

November 6, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that Georgia’s net tax collections for October totaled $1.55 billion, an increase of $87 million, or 5.9 percent, compared to October 2013.

Governor announces inaugural leadership

November 5, 2014

After being re-elected to his second term, Gov. Nathan Deal today tapped the leadership of his inaugural team to plan and execute the inauguration ceremony and other related events.

Deal: Mannington Mills to create 200 jobs in Morgan County

October 30, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Mannington Mills, the world’s leading manufacturer of luxury vinyl tile, will further expand in Morgan County, creating an additional 200 jobs and investing $50 million into the project over the next four years.

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