Archive for July, 2014

Rep. Eddie Lumsden Named Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education’s 2014 Policy Maker of the Year

Rep. Lumsden receiving the CTAE 2014 Policy Maker of the Year award

ATLANTA—State Representative Eddie Lumsden (R–Armuchee) has been named the 2014 Policy Maker of the Year by the Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education. The Policy Maker of the Year Award is given annually to legislators who have made a significant contribution to career, technical, and agricultural education (CTAE). (more…)

Rep. Barbara Sims Named to Southern Legislative Conference Economic Development, Transportation & Cultural Affairs Committee

ATLANTA— House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the appointment of state Representative Barbara Sims (R-Augusta) to the Southern Legislative Conference (SLC) Economic Development, Transportation & Cultural Affairs Committee. As the presiding officer of the Georgia House of Representatives, Speaker Ralston is charged with selecting members to represent Georgia within SLC. (more…)

Rep. Mike Glanton Appointed to the Role of the Federal Government in Education Study Committee

ATLANTA – House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the appointment of State Representative Mike Glanton (D-Jonesboro) to the House Study Committee on the Role of the Federal Government in Education. (more…)

House Speaker David Ralston Appoints Role of Federal Government in Education Study Committee

ATLANTA—House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the following appointments to the Role of Federal Government in Education Study Committee: (more…)

Rep. Jason Spencer: Federal Court Rules Obama Administration Gave Illegal Subsidies to Millions

ATLANTA— State Representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine) today issued the following statement regarding the D.C. Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals ruling on the legality of “Obamacare” in states that did not establish a health-insurance Exchange: (more…)