Archive for December, 2014

Rep. Tonya Anderson Receives 2014 Elected Women of Excellence Award

ATLANTA— State Representative Tonya Anderson (D-Lithonia) was recently recognized as one of the 2014 Elected Women of Excellence Award winners by the National Foundation for Women Legislators. (more…)

Rep. “Able” Mable Thomas Hosts Christmas Celebration

Rep. “Able” Mable Thomas distributing toys at her annual Christmas Celebration.

ATLANTA – State Representative “Able” Mable Thomas (D-Atlanta) recently hosted her 20th annual Christmas Celebration for the children of English Avenue and Vine City. (more…)

Rep. Sheila Jones and Republic Services Distribute Meals, Clothing to Local Schools

Rep. Sheila Jones delivering gifts and food to local schoolchildren

ATLANTA – State Representative Sheila Jones (D-Atlanta) recently partnered with Republic Services Atlanta Division to deliver holiday meals and gifts to the children and families of Usher-Collier Elementary School and Woodson Primary Elementary School. (more…)

Rep. Valencia Stovall Receives Champion for Choice Award from American Federation for Children

ATLANTA— State Representative Valencia Stovall (D-Lake City) recently received the Legislative Champion for Choice award from the American Federation for Children. (more…)

Rep. Peake and the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions Discuss Recommendations at Final Hearing

ATLANTA — State Representative Allen Peake (R-Macon) and the members of the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions held their final meeting today at the State Capitol to discuss potential guidelines and recommendations for future legislation. Rep. Peake released the following comment about the committee’s last meeting: (more…)