Posts Tagged ‘State Representative Brooks Coleman’

Speaker Ralston Reconstitutes Membership of House Study Committee on Civics Education in Georgia

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) announced today that he has reconstituted the membership of the House Study Committee on Civics Education in Georgia. The members appointed to the committee are: (more…)

Speaker Ralston Announces Members of the House Rural Development Council

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the members of the House Rural Development Council. This council, which was created during the recent legislative session, will work with rural communities to find ways to encourage economic growth. (more…)

Rep. Stovall Appointed Vice Chairman of Education Subcommittee

ATLANTA — State Representative Valencia Stovall (D-Lake City) was recently appointed by House Education Committee Chairman Brooks Coleman (R-Duluth) as the Vice Chairman of the House Education Subcommittee on Academic Support.   (more…)

Senate Passes House Bill 91, Governor Deal to Sign into Law on Monday

ATLANTA – State Representative Brooks Coleman (R-Duluth) commented on the Georgia Senate’s passage today of House Bill 91. Sponsored by Rep. Coleman, HB 91 will allow students to receive a diploma regardless of if they failed a portion of the Georgia High School Graduation Test. Having now passed both the House and Senate chambers, HB 91 is expected to be signed into law by Governor Deal at 12:00 p.m. Monday, March 30, 2015 in the Governor’s office. (more…)

Rep. Brooks Coleman Appointed to Education Reform Commission

ATLANTA – State Representative Brooks Coleman (R-Duluth) today was appointed to the Education Reform Commission by Governor Nathan Deal. The commission is charged with studying the state’s education system and providing recommendations to Governor Deal for possible improvements to the system. (more…)