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CNBC names Georgia Number One for Doing Business

Scott Cohn

published on 12.1.2011 at 3:46 pm

December 1, 2011 

Georgia - the Peach State - slices up the competition in the 2014 America's Top States for Business rankings by CNBC, signaling apparent shift back to the Sun Belt from the energy-rich Northern Plains. The Georgia workforce was cited tops in the nation. For the full article visit




Economic development on legislators' minds at Eggs & Issues breakfast

Savannah Morning News
Adam Van Brimmer

published on 12.1.2011 at 3:46 pm

December 1, 2011 

Boosting the Savannah area's and the state of Georgia's economy will be a top priority for local lawmakers when the General Assembly convenes next month.

Delegates voiced support for several economic development measures during the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce's "Eggs & Issues" breakfast held Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency Savannah. The chamber debuts its state legislative agenda during the event and allows the local House and Senate members to speak to those issues.