Archive for the ‘Senate Press Release’ Category

Sen. Tolleson Joins Governor Deal for Flint River Drought Protection Act Bill Signing

PhotoATLANTA (April 17, 2014)  |  Sen. Ross Tolleson (R- Perry) joined Governor Nathan Deal for the signing of Senate Bill 213, better known as the “Flint River Drought Protection Act,” at Crisp County-Cordele Airport on Wednesday. (more…)

Sen. Tolleson Applauds the Signing of Jekyll Island Legislation

ATLANTA (April 17, 2014) | Sen. Ross Tolleson (R- Perry) applauds the Governor’s recent signing of Senate Bill 296 which sets the maximum acreage of developed land on Jekyll Island.  (more…)

Sen. Don Balfour Joins Governor Deal for Military Bill Signings in Columbus

Balfour 2ATLANTA (April 15, 2014) | Sen. Don Balfour (R- Snellville) joined Governor Nathan Deal at the National Infantry Museum near Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga to sign three pro-military bills into law, Senate Bill 391 (sponsored by Sen. Balfour), Senate Bill 320 and House Bill 740.  (more…)

Sen. Mike Dugan on Pre-Filing Legislation Honoring Captain Herb Emory

ATLANTA (April 14, 2014) | Sen. Mike Dugan (R- Carrollton) announced today that he will pre-file legislation for the 2015 legislative session to name the Georgia I-85 –Ga. 400 interchange in memory of Captain Herb Emory. (more…)

Sen. Jeff Mullis Receives “Most Influential” Honor from James Magazine

ATLANTA (April 10, 2014)  |  James magazine, one of Georgia’s leading publications discussing Georgia news and politics, has selected Sen. Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga) as one of the magazine’s “Most Influential Senators.” The recognition was announced in the March/April 2014 issue of the magazine, which profiled statewide leaders in business, government, politics, education, science and the arts. (more…)