Sixty-seven percent of Georgia’s senior population has received at least one Covid vaccine dose

The Georgia Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard reported more than 2.5 million total doses administered in the state, including 500,000 doses in the last 12 days.

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Texas lawmakers introduce bills aimed at protecting seniors and addressing property crimes

A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced bills in the Texas Legislature aimed at protecting seniors and addressing property crimes.

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Bill combatting COVID-19-related scams moving through state legislature

A proposed bill is going through the state legislature right now that would criminalize COVID-19 related scams and it's gaining support from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle.

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10 big issues to watch during the 2021 Florida legislative session

The 2021 legislative session will start March 2, with Gov. Ron DeSantis giving the annual State of the State address.

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As Texas deep freeze subsides, some households now face electricity bills as high as $10,000

As the Texas power grid collapsed under a historic winter storm, Jose Del Rio of Haltom City, in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, saw the electricity bill on a vacant two-bedroom home he is trying to sell slowly creep up over the past two weeks.

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Tennessee to Begin COVID-19 Vaccination of Adults Age 65 and Older

Tennessee will begin registering Tennesseans aged 65 and older and those in Phase 1b of the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan COVID-19 for vaccinations on Feb. 22.

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Florida Congressmen Bring Back Seniors Fraud Protection Act

This week, two Florida congressmen brought back their proposal battling fraud against seniors.

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In a year of tumult, Gov. Bill Lee says the state of Tennessee is one of hope — and increased spending

The state of Tennessee should be one of hope, Gov. Bill Lee said Monday night.

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Unemployment caused by COVID driving up Florida's Medicaid rolls — and costing billions

When newly-elected state Rep. Allison Tant began to prepare for Florida's 2021 legislative session, she spotted a big hole in the state's health care budget.

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Experts expect President Biden to move forward on Social Security reform this year

Newly elected President Joe Biden has a tall list of priorities in his first days in office, with stemming the pandemic chief among them.

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