Archive for October, 2013

Sen. Butch Miller Recognized for Strengthening Boating Safety Laws

ATLANTA (October 31, 2013) – Senator Butch Miller (R-Gainesville) was recently recognized at the 2013 Safe Kids Gainesville/Hall County Volunteer Appreciation Banquet for his efforts to strengthen Georgia’s boating safety laws. Safe Kids Board Member and Hall County Attorney John Breakfield received the award on Senator Miller’s behalf. (more…)

Senator Albers Visits Mimosa Elementary School in recognition of Georgia Pre-K Week

ATLANTA (October 30, 2013) – Senator John Albers (R –Roswell) read to students at Mimosa Elementary School on Tuesday, October 29 in celebration of Georgia Pre-K Week. Around the state, thousands of Georgia’s youngest students were recognized for their efforts to prepare for school success.  This year’s 3rd annual Georgia Pre-K Week ran from Monday, September 30 to Friday, October 4. (more…)

Sen. Fort Sends Letters to Attorney General Holder and Secretary of State Kemp to Address Flawed Voter Data

ATLANTA (Oct. 29, 2013) – Today, Sen. Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta)  sent letters to United States Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of State Brian Kemp to address problems with flawed voter data. (more…)

Sen. James Hosts Ghanaian King for Visit to Killian Hill Baptist Church and School

ATLANTA (Oct. 29, 2013) – State Senator Donzella James (D-Atlanta) recently hosted His Majesty, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin, King of Akyem Abuakwa, of Ghana for special meetings on Oct. 27 and 29, 2013. (more…)

Sen. Fort and Civil Rights Activists Call on Attorney General Holder to Send Election Monitors to Georgia

ATLANTA (Oct. 28, 2013) – Senator Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta) has released the following statement regarding the flawed voter registration data being produced by the Secretary of State’s office: (more…)