Archive for December, 2012

Sen. Hardie Davis Visits C-SPAN’s Digital Literacy Bus

ATLANTA (December 12, 2012) – Sen. Hardie Davis (D-Augusta) visited C-SPAN’s Digital Literacy Bus on Friday, December 7, during the bus’ tour stop in Augusta. Pine Hill Middle School and Cross Creek High School were each selected to host the bus for a two-hour period. The Comcast Corporation, one of the nation’s leading cable television providers, is a partner of the Digital Literacy 2012 Bus Tour.


Sen. Renee Unterman Challenges States to Strengthen Human Trafficking Laws at NCSL Forum

ATLANTA (December 7, 2012) – Sen. Renee Unterman (R-Buford) recently challenged states to strengthen human trafficking laws at the National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL) Fall Forum at the White House in Washington, D.C. The NCSL is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation’s 50 states, its commonwealths and territories. (more…)

Statement from Sen. John Bulloch

ATLANTA (December 6, 2012) – Senator John Bulloch (R-Ochlocknee) has released the following statement regarding his resignation from the Georgia State Senate:


Sen. Renee Unterman Discusses Affordable Care Act with Kathleen Sebelius

ATLANTA (December 6, 2012) – Sen. Renee Unterman (R-Buford) met with Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday to discuss the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in Georgia. (more…)

Sen. Chip Rogers Releases Statement on Move to GPB

ATLANTA (December 4, 2012) – Sen. Chip Rogers (R-Woodstock) has released the following statement regarding his decision to step down from the Georgia State Senate to accept a position with Georgia Public Broadcasting:

“The opportunity to help lead Georgia Public Broadcasting is like a dream come true in many respects. The incredible team put together by Director Ryan is among the best in broadcasting. I really look forward to joining their efforts.”