Archive for December, 2015

Sen. Josh McKoon Pre-Files Legislation Reinforcing English As The Official Language of State Government

ATLANTA (December 14, 2015)  |  On Thursday, December 10, 2015, Sen. Josh McKoon (R – Columbus) pre-filed Senate Resolution 675, which would add an amendment to Georgia’s constitution declaring English as the official language of the state government. (more…)

Sen. John Albers Wins Food Drive Challenge With Sen. P.K. Martin

From left to right, Senator P.K. Martin, North Fulton Community Charities Executive Director Barbara Duffy, Senator John Albers

From left to right, Senator P.K. Martin, North Fulton Community Charities Executive Director Barbara Duffy, Senator John Albers

ATLANTA (December 11, 2015) | Sen. John Albers (R – Roswell) and Sen. P.K. Martin (R- Lawrenceville) encouraged fans from high schools in their districts to bring as many non-perishable food items as they could to the Roswell-Grayson High School Football Playoff game last Saturday as part of a friendly food drive competition.  (more…)

Sen. Ben Watson Appointed to the Senate Transportation Committee

ATLANTA (December 9, 2015)  |  Sen. Ben Watson (R – Savannah) was appointed by the Senate Committee on Assignments to serve on the Transportation Committee for the 2016 Legislative Session. He will also serve as a member of several other influential Senate committees. (more…)

Senate Committee on Assignments Announces New Chairmanships

ATLANTA (December 8, 2015)  |  The Senate Committee on Assignments has announced changes to its list of standing committee chairs and vice chairs for the second session of the 153rd Georgia General Assembly: (more…)

Sen. John Albers Presents River Eves Elementary with Resolution

River Eves ESATLANTA (December 3, 2015) | Sen. John Albers (R – Roswell) presented River Eves Elementary School on Monday with a resolution for being the first school in the Fulton County School District to achieve the Georgia Department of Education’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) certification. (more…)