Archive for September, 2014

Sen. Albers Honors Childhood Cancer Patients and Families at Georgia State Capitol

Childhood Cancer Awareness 9-17-2014 (2)ATLANTA (September 25, 2014) | Senator John Albers (R –Roswell) recognized several families with children undergoing cancer treatment as part of Child Cancer Awareness Month on Wednesday, September 17 at the Georgia State Capitol. In addition to a senate resolution presented by Senator Albers, the families were honored with a proclamation by Governor Nathan Deal. (more…)

Sen. Josh McKoon Participates in the Columbus State University “Howard Wall” Breaking Ceremony

McKoon (2)COLUMBUS (September 24, 2014)  |  Sen. Josh McKoon (R-Columbus), Columbus State University President Tim Mescon, state Representatives, faculty and staff took turns taking chunks out of the old wall in a unique “wall-breaking” ceremony. (more…)

Sen. Lindsey Tippins to Hold Hearing for Aggregate Annual Debt Services Senate Study Committee

ATLANTA (September 25, 2014) | Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R- Marietta), Chairman of the Senate Education and Youth Committee, will hold a hearing for the Aggregate Annual Debt Services Senate Study Committee, THURSDAY, October 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in room 310 at the Coverdell Legislative Office Building.

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Senate Tax Reform Subcommittee to Hold Statewide Meetings

ATLANTA (September 22, 2014) | Sen. Judson Hill (R – Marietta) has announced a series of meetings aimed towards expanding the discussion on tax reform and education efforts throughout the state. The first meeting will be held Friday, September 26, at 10:00 a.m. at the Georgia State Capital. Additional meetings are scheduled for October 7 in Rome and October 16 in Macon.

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Sen. Chuck Hufstetler Named Healthcare Access Champion by Georgia Watch

Georgia Watch Award presented to Sen. HufstetlerATLANTA (September 22, 2014)| Sen. Chuck Hufstetler (R- Rome) was awarded the Healthcare Access Champion at Georgia Watch’s 2014 Consumer Champion Gala on Thursday, September 18th. (more…)