Archive for March, 2016

Rep. Karen Bennett Recognizes Amaryllis Alexander at State Capitol

ATLANTA – State Representative Karen Bennett (D-Stone Mountain) recently led the Georgia House of Representatives in recognizing and honoring Amaryllis Alexander, author, speaker and coach, for her efforts to raise awareness of bullying and breaking generational negative mind-sets. (more…)

Rep. Waites’ Fallen Hero Bill Receives Final Passage in the General Assembly

ATLANTA – The Georgia General Assembly gave final passage last week to House Bill 54, the Fallen Hero Bill, sponsored by State Representative Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta). (more…)

House Democrats Comment on Gov. Deal’s Veto of HB 757

ATLANTA – House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams (D-Atlanta) and State Representatives Taylor Bennett (D-Brookhaven), Park Cannon (D-Atlanta), Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates), Stacey Evans (D-Smyrna), Nikki Randall (D-Macon) and Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) today commented on Governor Deal’s veto of House Bill 757: (more…)

General Assembly Passes Rep. Brett Harrell’s Tax Package

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives gave final passage last week to a group of tax measures sponsored by State Representative Brett Harrell (R-Snellville). (more…)

Speaker Ralston Comments on Governor Deal’s veto of HB 757


ATLANTA — Speaker Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) issued the following statement regarding Governor Deal’s veto of HB 757: (more…)