Archive for December, 2013

Senator Albers Announces Senate Page Contest Winners

ATLANTA (December 20, 2013) – Senator John Albers (R –Roswell) recently announced the winners of his 2014 Senate Page Essay and Video Contest. Senator Albers sponsored this contest as part of his ongoing commitment to providing Georgia students with public service and leadership training.    (more…)

Sen. Fort States Serious Concerns Regarding City of South Fulton

ATLANTA (Dec. 18, 2013) – Sen. Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta) has issued the following statement:


Georgia Legislature Wins National Hunger Relief Challenge: Designates Yum! Brands Foundation Grants to Local Non-Profits

4Q8A2890ATLANTA (December 18, 2013) – In recognition of the State of Georgia winning the 2013 Hunger Partnership Backpack Buddy Challenge at this summer’s National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Legislative Summit, Senator Renee Unterman (R-Buford) held a press conference today to announce a 5K Grant from the challenge’s presenting sponsor, the Yum! Brands Foundation. A representative of Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, Roy Neill, was also in attendance. (more…)

State Senator Bruce Thompson Sworn into Office

Bruce ThompsonATLANTA (December 12, 2013) – State Senator Bruce Thompson (R-Cartersville) was officially sworn into office to represent the 14th Senate District yesterday at the State Capitol.  Sen. Thompson will serve portions of Cherokee, Bartow and Cobb Counties.


Senator Hunter Hill Receives Legislative Service Award

ATLANTA (December 10, 2013) –Sen. Hunter Hill (R-Smyrna) received the 2013 Legislative Service Award from the Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) at the Cobb County Board of Commissioners’ meeting on December 10, 2013. (more…)