Rep. Sheila Jones and Republic Services Distribute Meals, Clothing to Local Schools

ATLANTA – State Representative Sheila Jones (D-Atlanta) recently partnered with Republic Services Atlanta Division to deliver holiday meals and gifts to the children and families of Usher-Collier Elementary School and Woodson Primary Elementary School.

Rep. Valencia Stovall Receives Champion for Choice Award from American Federation for Children

ATLANTA— State Representative Valencia Stovall (D-Lake City) recently received the Legislative Champion for Choice award from the American Federation for Children.

Rep. Peake and the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions Discuss Recommendations at Final Hearing

ATLANTA — State Representative Allen Peake (R-Macon) and the members of the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions held their final meeting today at the State Capitol to discuss potential guidelines and recommendations for future legislation. Rep. Peake released the following comment about the committee’s last meeting:

Don’t Tread on Georgia’s Children – House Bill 17: The Georgia Hidden Predator Act

By State Representative Jason Spencer(R-Woodbine)
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Child sexual abuse is a secret crime that murders a child’s soul, and child sexual predators will always live among us. One in four girls will become victims, while one in six boys will suffer the same fate. Child sexual predators are often individuals who are close to [...]

Rep. Amy Carter Appoints Members to DeKalb County Cityhood Subcommittee on Governmental Affairs

ATLANTA— Today House Governmental Affairs Committee Chairwoman Amy Carter (R-Valdosta) announced five appointees to the DeKalb County Cityhood Subcommittee of the House Governmental Affairs Committee. The following House members were appointed to serve on this subcommittee: