Saturday, January 31st, 2015
Georgia State University's downtown campus is illuminated at night after news of merger with Georgia Perimeter College. Photo by David Tulis/AJC Special

All about education

Education - from its role in economic development to what to fund and how - remains a hot topic in Georgia.

As state lawmakers begin the annual budget process with extra money for education for the first time in years, PolitiFact Georgia has already taken on some claims on the issue.

The Latest from PolitiFact Georgia

Mostly True

Distinction is whether jobs will be for existing Georgians

Mostly False

Images don't tell whole story

Create a program to spur business development

True

Oil lacks enough THC to provide a high

Will build more HOV/toll lanes

Will cut corporate income taxes by one-third