Archive for August, 2017

Rep. Smyre Issues Statement on Plant Vogtle Construction

ATLANTA – State Representative Calvin Smyre (D-Columbus) today issued the following statement regarding Georgia Power’s recommendation to continue construction at Plant Vogtle, a nuclear energy electricity-generating facility near Waynesboro, Ga.: (more…)

Rep. Hilton to Attend Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills Program

ATLANTA – State Representative Scott Hilton (R-Peachtree Corners) has been chosen from state executive, legislative and judicial branch officials from across the 15-state Southern Legislative Conference (SLC) region to participate in the 2017 Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS) program. The program will be held in Little Rock, Ark., from October 14 – 18, 2017. (more…)

Rep. Prince Comments on Plant Vogtle Construction

ATLANTA – State Representative Brian Prince (D-Augusta) today issued the following statement regarding Georgia Power, Oglethorpe Power, MEAG Power and Dalton Utilities’ joint recommendation to continue construction at Plant Vogtle, a nuclear energy electricity-generating facility in the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA): (more…)

Rep. Sheila Jones’ Resolution Recognizes September as Children & Youth Month

ATLANTA – State Representative Sheila Jones (D-Atlanta) sponsored House Resolution 556 during the 2017 legislative session recognizing the month of September as Children & Youth Month in Georgia. (more…)

Leader Burns Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony at Armstrong State University

ATLANTA – House Majority Leader Jon Burns (R-Newington) recently attended a groundbreaking ceremony for Armstrong State University’s new building that will house the Waters College of Health Professions in Savannah. Leader Burns was one of more than 300 community leaders, government officials, faculty, staff and students to attend the ceremony on August, 29, 2017. (more…)