Archive for August, 2013

Rep. Terry Rogers Sponsors Highway Dedication Legislation

ATLANTA – State Representative Terry Rogers (R-Clarkesville) sponsored House Resolution 450 in this year’s legislative session, which recognizes Colonel Benjamin H. and Anne Grant Purcell and dedicates a road in their honor. The road dedication is scheduled to take place on September 14, 2013.

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Rep. John Yates Receives Medal of Civic Honor Award

ATLANTA – State Representative John Yates (R-Griffin) recently received the Medal of Civic Honor Award from The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) for his service in World War II. Rep. Yates was presented with the medal at the opening session of the 2013 NCSL Legislative Summit in Atlanta.

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Rep. Keisha Waites to Introduce Legislation Banning Conversion Therapy for Minors

ATLANTA— State Representative Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) will introduce legislation in the upcoming 2014 Legislative Session to ban conversion therapy for minors in the state of Georgia.

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Rep. Katie Dempsey Receives American Conservative Union Award

ATLANTA— State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) received the Conservative All-Stars of the Georgia General Assembly ACU Conservative Award from the American Conservative Union (ACU) on Tuesday, August 13, 2013.

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Rep. Buzz Brockway Receives American Conservative Union Defenders of Liberty Award

ATLANTA— State Representative Buzz Brockway (R-Lawrenceville) received the Conservative All-Stars of the Georgia General Assembly Defenders of Liberty award from the American Conservative Union (ACU) on Tuesday, August 13, 2013.

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