Governor Nathan Deal - Georgia’s 82nd Governor (2011-2019)

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Press Releases

Deal signs bill to expand access to tech schools

April 24, 2013
At the Technical College System of Georgia 2013 Leadership Summit, Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law legislation that will lower the GPA requirement for the HOPE Grant, which goes to students in the technical college system.

Deal signs bill to let corrections retirees retain firearms

April 18, 2013

At the Georgia Sheriffs’ Association’s annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner in Glennville today, Gov. Nathan Deal signed two bills, one that allows long-serving officers to keep their firearms when they retire and another to promote Georgia Grown products.

Deal appoints State Court judge in Fayette County

April 16, 2013

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the appointment of Jason B. Thompson as State Court judge of Fayette County. Thompson will fill the vacancy created by the appointment of the Hon. Carla Wong McMillian to the Georgia Court of Appeal.