Every week we hear the same data on how unemployment claims are going down, but the state is still paying more people than ever before. And studies show while Georgia is recovering, it’s not happening as fast as other states.
Some educators are celebrating the state’s decision to request for standardized testing to be suspended for next year in light of the coronavirus pandemic. While it’s not official, some hope it will be.
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp says he does not see the need for now to call up more National Guard troops or deploy additional law enforcement officers to prevent protests over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota from turning violent.