Rep. Jay Roberts and Sen. Charlie Bethel to Co-Chair High School Athletics Overview Committee

Lt. Governor Casey Cagle and Speaker David Ralston have announced their respective appointments to the High School Athletics Overview Committee. The joint committee was created pursuant to Senate Bill 288, passed during the 2014 legislative session, and is tasked with regularly reviewing the operations of Georgia’s high school athletic association. Rep. Jay Roberts (R – [...]

Rep. Peake Comments after Hearing Testimony from Those Seeking Medical Cannabis Oil

MACON, GA — State Representative Allen Peake (R-Macon) today released the following statement after the Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions Joint Study Committee heard testimony from citizens and families who desire medical cannabis:

Rep. Terry England Receives 2014 ACCG Legislative Service Award

ATLANTA – State Representative Terry England (R-Auburn) recently received a 2014 Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) Legislative Service Award. ACCG chose to honor Rep. England with the award for his work to secure the passage of Gov. Deal’s recommended budget during this year’s legislative session. ACCG presented Rep. England with his award at [...]

Rep. Trey Kelley Presents Rockmart High School with State Flag of Georgia

ATLANTA – State Representative Trey Kelley (R-Cedartown) recently presented Rockmart High School with a state flag of Georgia. The flag was presented to Rockmart High School Principal DeAnna Williams.

Medical Cannabis Study Committee to Hold Next Meeting

ATLANTA – The Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Mercer University in Macon.