MyAJC.com provides in-depth coverage of the top stories affecting metro Atlantans. Here are three highlights from this past week that you might have missed. Get more details on myAJC.com by clicking on the links below.
LEGISLATORS GET BACK TO BUSINESS: The state budget, cybersecurity and religious liberty were among the big topics as the Georgia General Assembly began its 2018 legislative session on Monday.
Gov. Deal’s final State of the State address | His agenda
Our legislative coverage so far | Check Politically Georgia
WHAT GEORGIANS THINK OF TRUMP: President Donald Trump’s approval ratings have crumbled in Georgia over his first year in the White House, according to an Atlanta Journal-Constitution poll released Friday that shows nearly six in 10 registered voters have a dim view of his performance.
What fellow residents said | The details here
AMAZON HQ UPDATES: The state’s Olympics-like bid for Amazon’s second headquarters loomed over the legislative session that started this week. Gov. Nathan Deal and leading lawmakers united behind a plan to call a special legislative session to hash out the lucrative offerings if the tech giant picks metro Atlanta as a top finalist for the $5 billion project.
State’s billion-dollar effort to lure Amazon | What’s in store
Georgians support enticing Amazon here | AJC poll results