Author: Lawton Sack

AG Carr and Other States Seeking Docs from Opioid Manufacturers

Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr issued an update via press release on the multi-state battle against a growing opioid crisis in this country. The press release states: “Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the bipartisan coalition of attorneys general looking into the opioid epidemic is seeking documents and information from manufacturers of prescription opioids.

Gov. Deal Issues State of Emergency for Six Coastal Counties

From Governor Nathan Deal’s office: “Acting on a recommendation from the state’s Emergency Operations Command in anticipation of Hurricane Irma, I’ve issued a state of emergency for six coastal counties. This emergency declaration includes Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Glynn, Liberty and McIntosh Counties. This executive order prohibits price gouging and waives rules and regulations for motor

Candidate for Lt. Gov. Wants Term Limit on Lt. Gov.

Georgia Senator Rick Jeffares, a Republican candidate for Lt. Governor, has issued a press release stating his support for a constitutional amendment to limit the Lt. Gov. position to two (2) four year terms. This would match the current term limit for a Georgia Governor. Sen. Jeffares stated: “I believe that term limits are good