Archive for October, 2012

Rep. Edward Lindsey Awarded Legislative Champion Award by Georgia Commission on Family Violence

ATLANTA— State Representative Edward Lindsey (R-Atlanta) recently received the Legislative Champion Award from the Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV). (more…)

Rep. Katie Dempsey Receives Two Awards for Her Work on the Family Care Act

ATLANTA – State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) recently received awards from two different organizations for her work on House Bill 432, the Family Care Act. (more…)

Rep. Carter, Gov. Deal and Ag Commissioner Spotlight Georgia Agriculture at Sunbelt Expo

MOULTRIE, GA – State Representative Amy Carter (R-Valdosta) recently spent a day with Governor Nathan Deal, Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black, U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss, and Secretary of State Brian Kemp at the 2012 Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition. Held from October 16 – 18 in Moultrie, Ga, the Expo provided a unique opportunity for Rep. Carter to once again join Gov. Deal and other state leaders visiting South Georgia as they learned about the exciting educational and economic opportunities provided in the state’s Sunbelt. (more…)

Rep. Morgan Receives Friend of Mathematics Award

ATLANTA – State Representative Alisha Morgan (D-Austell) was recently presented with the Friend of Mathematics Award by the Georgia Council of Teachers of Mathematics (GCTM) at their 53rd annual Georgia Mathematics Conference. (more…)

Rep. Lindsey to Push for Passage of a Parent Trigger Bill in 2013 Legislative Session to Give Parents a Greater Voice in School Governance

ATLANTA – State Representative Edward Lindsey (R-Atlanta), the Georgia House Majority Whip, announced today his intention to push for passage of a Parent Trigger Bill during next year’s legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly. The measure will give parents a greater voice in school governance. (more…)