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Gov. Kemp Signs Georgia FY 2024 Budget


Governor Brian Kemp signing the Fiscal Year 2024 state budget earlier today. Kemp signed the $32.4 billion spending plan Friday at the site of the future Hyundai Motor Group plant in coastal Ellabell. House Bill 19 includes $52 million to launch Georgia Pathways.
The spending plan also provides another pay raise for law enforcement officers.
In addition, teachers and other state workers will receive a $2,000 pay raise.
The Governor also signed Kemp also signed House Bill 408, which extends certain tax exemptions.

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!