Archive for January, 2018

Rep. Brenda Lopez Accepted to 2018 Leadership Georgia Program

ATLANTA – State Representative Brenda Lopez (D-Norcross) was recently selected to participate in the 2018 Leadership Georgia program. The program is designed to educate young Georgia professionals on how to best address the challenges facing our state and seeks to bring together various mindsets to encourage unity in Georgia and to strive for a better future. (more…)

Rep. Geoff Cauble Sworn in, Receives Committee Assignments for the 2017-2018 Legislative Term

ATLANTA – State Representative Geoff Cauble (R-Locust Grove) was recently sworn into office as a member of the Georgia House of Representatives on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. (more…)

Reps. Gonzalez and Wallace Issue Joint Statement on Clarke County Sheriff’s Office ICE Policy Change

ATLANTA – State Representatives Deborah Gonzalez (D-Athens) and Jonathan Wallace (D-Watkinsville) today issued the following joint statement regarding a recent policy change made by the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office: (more…)

Rep. David Casas Announces Retirement from Georgia House of Representatives

ATLANTA – State Representative David Casas (R-Lilburn), the first Hispanic Republican state lawmaker, announced Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2018. Rep Casas will retire at the end of his current term after serving 16 years in the Georgia General Assembly. (more…)

Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Issues Statement on President’s Comments on Immigration

ATLANTA – The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus (GLBC) today condemned recent comments made by President Donald Trump on immigration and members of the GLBC issued statements. (more…)