EDITORIAL: JSTARS: Essential to Our National Defense

By State Representative Dave Belton (R-Buckhead), Chairman of the House Military Affairs Working Group  (851 words)

Rep. Carson Announces Distracted Driving Poll Results

ATLANTA – State Representative John Carson (R- Marietta), Chairman of the House Study Committee on Distracted Driving, recently announced the results of a new poll, which shows that nearly two-thirds of Georgia voters favor a hands-free driving law in Georgia. A total of 66.4 percent of Georgia voters support such a law, and 21.9 percent […]

Rep. Tanner Receives 2017 Georgia Transit Association President’s Award

ATLANTA – State Representative Kevin Tanner (R-Dawsonville), Chairman of the House Transportation Committee and of the House Commission on Transit Governance & Funding, recently received the 2017 Georgia Transit Association’s President’s Award: Transit Champion of the Year for his contribution to transit and work with the House Study Commission on Transit Funding and Governance. The […]

Rep. Peake Announces Medical Cannabis Poll Results

ATLANTA – State Representative Allen Peake (R-Macon) today announced the results of a new poll, which shows that 77 percent of Georgia Republican voters approve of the use of cannabis oil to treat medical conditions.  Further, 71 percent of those polled favor the controlled cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes. “The data shows that Georgians […]

Rep. Belton Honored at 2017 National Summit on Education Reform

ATLANTA – State Representative Dave Belton (R-Buckhead) was recently honored at the 2017 National Summit on Education Reform in Nashville, Tennessee, for his work on House Bill 139 during the 2017 legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly. HB 139, which was recently signed into law, is a school fiscal transparency measure that requires Georgia […]