Sen. Albers’ Son Ryan Earns His Eagle Scout

ATLANTA (June 24, 2016) |  Sen. John Albers (R – Roswell) is very proud to announce that his youngest son, Ryan Albers, achieved rank of Eagle Scout.

Georgia Arts Standards Commission Selection Committee Selects Sculptor for Martin Luther King Jr. Statue

ATLANTA (June 23, 2016) | Sen. Ed Harbison (D – Columbus) was a member of the Georgia Arts Standards Commission Selection Committee tasked with selecting the sculptor who will erect a statue of Martin Luther King Jr. on Capitol grounds. After a thorough search, the Committee announced Martin C. Dawe as the projects’ sculptor.

Two Transit Awards Announced for Gwinnett County

ATLANTA (June 20, 2016) | On Wednesday, Governor Nathan Deal and State Road and Tollway Authority (SRTA) Executive Director Chris Tomlinson announced $75 million in state funding for 11 transit projects throughout the state. Funding will be administered through SRTA and the GO! Transit Capital Program. Two of these projects were awarded for Gwinnett County.

Sen. Harold Jones II to be Honored at Evening for Equality

ATLANTA (June 15, 2016) | Sen. Harold Jones II will be presented with the Guiding Star award by Georgia Equality for his steadfast work to improve the lives of the LGBT community in Georgia at the Evening for Equality, on Saturday, June 18 at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel.

Sen. Marty Harbin Speaks at Memorial Day Ceremony in Fayette County

ATLANTA (June 9, 2016) | Sen. Marty Harbin (R – Tyrone) spoke at a Memorial Day Ceremony in Fayette County on Monday, May 30, 2016. The event was held at the plaza in front of Peachtree City Hall and the Fayetteville Cemetery to commemorate and honor our country’s fallen soldiers.