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NOTES FROM THE SENATE, JULY 22, 2016
TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS GOING ALL OVER THE STATE

The maker of those orange barrels and cones used in highway construction should be enjoying a boom in business as around $3 billion in Transportation funding will be spent around the state in the combined FY 2016 and FY 2017 budgets. (More)
NOTES FROM THE SENATE, JULY 15, 2016
REVENUE INCREASE FOR FY APPROACHES $1 BILLION

June state revenues of $1.9 billion capped an incredible year for Georgia with total collections over $20.8 billion. June was a positive month even excepting Fuel Taxes/Fees, gaining 0.7% despite over $109 million in refunds going out to individual income tax payers. (More)
NOTES FROM THE SENATE, JULY 8, 2016
STATUS OF THE NEW TRANSPORTATION FUNDS AND HOW ARE THEY BEING SPENT?

Virtually all states that Georgia competes with are struggling to meet the transportation needs of the present and into the future. The passage of HB 170 in the 2015 General Assembly was praised by some who saw the state stepping up to meet a need that was strangling the state and dissed by others who saw the new fees as unnecessary. (More)

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