Archive for May, 2016

Advantages to Advanced Placement in Georgia

By State Representative Joyce Chandler (R-Grayson) 

Over the past two weeks, more than 90,000 Georgia high school students took their Advanced Placement (AP) exams. (more…)

Rep. Karen Bennett Comments on Budget Funding for Occupational and Physical Therapy Providers

ATLANTA— State Representative Karen Bennett (D-Stone Mountain) issued the following statement today regarding increased funding for occupational and physical therapy providers in the Fiscal Year 2017 (FY 2017) budget: (more…)

Rep. Barbara Sims Appointed to Division of Family and Children Services State Advisory Board

ATLANTA — State Representative Barbara Sims (R-Augusta) was recently appointed to the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) State Advisory Board by Governor Nathan Deal. Rep. Sims will represent Region 7, which includes 14 counties between Wilkes and Screven counties. (more…)

Rep. Patty Bentley Announces Funding for Butler Water Improvement

ATLANTA – State Representative Patty Bentley (D-Reynolds) today announced that the city of Butler was recently awarded a $2,010,000 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) loan by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors. (more…)

Rep. Mike Glanton Appointed to House Study Committee on Base Realignment and Closure

ATLANTA – House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) recently appointed State Representative Mike Glanton (D-Jonesboro) to the House Study Committee on Base Realignment and Closure. (more…)