Archive for October, 2015

Statement from Speaker David Ralston on Appointment of Judge Amanda H. Mercier to Georgia Court of Appeals

ATLANTA — Speaker of the House David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) issued the following statement on today’s appointment by Governor Nathan Deal of Appalachian Circuit Superior Court Judge Amanda H. Mercier to the Georgia Court of Appeals: (more…)

Rep. Karen Bennett Visits Prime Care Learning Center III for Georgia Pre-K Week

ATLANTA – State Representative Karen Bennett (D-Stone Mountain) recently celebrated Georgia’s Pre-K program by visiting Prime Care Learning Center III.  (more…)

Rep. Waites Issues Public Service Announcements on Domestic Violence

ATLANTA – State Representative Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) recently released a series of public service announcements regarding domestic violence statewide.  (more…)

Rep. Bennett Hosts 2nd Annual Pink Sash Parade for Cancer Survivors

ATLANTA – State Representative Karen Bennett (D-Stone Mountain) recently hosted the 2nd Annual Emma B. Allen Pink Sash Parade to honor breast cancer survivors and promote women’s health in Lithonia. (more…)

Guest Editorial: Myths and Misconceptions of the More Take Home Pay Act

Earlier this year, I introduced the More Take Home Pay Act (MTHPA) to reduce the state income tax rates and diversify the state’s revenues towards more of a consumption tax.  (more…)