Archive for May, 2016

Sen. Vincent Fort to Announce Moral Revival Event

ATLANTA (May 20, 2016) | Sen. Vincent Fort (D – Atlanta) will visit two churches on Sunday, May 22, 3016 to announce and promote The Moral Revival: Time for a Moral Revolution of Values event. (more…)

Sen. Albers Honored with Champion’s Award

ATLANTA (May 20, 2016) | AlbersOn Thursday, Sen. John Albers (R – Roswell) was honored with the Champion’s Award by the Professional Fire Fighters of Georgia. (more…)

Sen. Jeff Mullis Receives J.C. Gober Community Service Award

ATLANTA (May 13, 2016)  |  Mullis AwardOn May 6, 2016, Sen. Jeff Mullis was presented the J.C. Gober Community Service Award at the Walker County Young Farmers’ Annual Awards Banquet. (more…)

Senate Bill 309 Signed into Law

ATLANTA (May 4, 2016) | Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 309 into law on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Sponsored by Sen. Burt Jones (R – Jackson), SB 309 allows student athletes to express their personal religious beliefs during sporting events and enables high schools, which receive state funding, to participate in athletic competitions with schools outside of their designated conference. (more…)

“Protecting Small Businesses Act” Signed into Law

4Q8A6153 croppedATLANTA (May 4, 2016) | On Tuesday, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 277, sponsored by Sen. John Albers (R – Roswell), into law. Also known as the “Protecting Small Businesses Act,” SB 277 clarifies that Franchisors and Franchisees are distinct and separate business enterprises. (more…)