Archive for January, 2007

Representative Sheila Jones Appointed to the Transportation Policy Committee

Rep. Jones Appointed to Transportation Policy Committee Jan 29 07
January 29, 2007

BURKHALTER: POLL SHOWS VOTERS WANT TAX RELIEF

ATLANTA – Speaker Pro Tempore of the Georgia House of Representatives Mark Burkhalter (R-Johns Creek) today said that a new poll released by Insider Advantage showing that 87 percent of Georgians support elimination of the “birthday tax” on vehicles is evidence that motorists hate having to pay taxes to drive. (more…)

REPRESENTATIVE BILLY HORNE NAMED DEPUTY WHIP OF MAJORITY CAUCUS

ATLANTA—Georgia State Representative Barry Fleming (R-Augusta), Majority Whip, today announced that he has tapped State Representative Billy Horne (R-Newnan) to serve as Deputy Whip for the 2007-2008 legislative term. (more…)

REPRESENTATIVE CLAY COX NAMED CHIEF DEPUTY WHIP OF MAJORITY CAUCUS

ATLANTA—Georgia State Representative Barry Fleming (R-Augusta), Majority Whip, today announced that he has tapped State Representative Clay Cox (R-Lilburn) to serve as Chief Deputy Whip for the 2007-2008 legislative term. Cox served as a Deputy Whip for the 2005-2006 legislative term. (more…)