Archive for the ‘Senate Press Release’ Category

Sen. Vincent Fort Calls on City of Atlanta to Encourage Congress to Vote Against TPP Trade Deal

ATLANTA (October 5, 2015)  |  Sen. Vincent Fort (D- Atlanta) has released the following statement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal (TPP), after requesting a strongly worded resolution from the Atlanta City Council encouraging the United States’ Congress to vote against the agreement: (more…)

Sen. Renee Unterman Appointed to Interim Senate Study Committee on Sexual Assault

ATLANTA (October 1, 2015)  |  Sen. Renee Unterman (R – Buford) was appointed by Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle to the new Interim Senate Study Committee on Sexual Assault. (more…)

Sen. Ed Harbison to Honor Fellow Georgia Vietnam Veterans

ATLANTA (September 30 , 2015)  |  Sen. Ed Harbison (D – Columbus) has been asked to participate in two ceremonies in Columbus, Ga. to award Vietnam Veterans with certificates and pins to show appreciation for their dedication and service. (more…)

Sen. Vincent Fort to Attend White House State Legislator Briefing

ATLANTA (September 29, 2015)  |  Sen. Vincent Fort (D- Atlanta) will attend the White House State Legislator Briefing, TOMORROW, September 30, at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama, along with Senior Administration Officials, will discuss some of their top priorities for states’ legislation in the coming year. (more…)

Senator John Wilkinson Receives 2015 ACCG Legislative Service Award

ATLANTA (September 28, 2015) | The Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) has honored Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa) with the 2015 Legislative Service Award. (more…)