Archive for the ‘Bruce Thompson’ Category

Sen. Bruce Thompson Commends Signing of Senate Bill 141

4Q8A9458ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 141 into Georgia law on Monday, May 8, 2017. Senator Bruce Thompson (R – White), the sponsor of SB 141, is a vocal advocate for better standards to improve user safety in entertainment industries in Georgia. SB 141 would require carnival rides to go through certain evaluations before being given a permit in the state of Georgia.  (more…)

House Bill 1 is Signed Into Georgia Law

ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | On Monday, May 8, 2017, Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 1, the Georgia Space Flight Act, into Georgia law. Sen. Bruce Thompson (R – White) carried the bill and is a long-time supporter of science based industries in Georgia, as signified by his Chairmanship of the Senate Science and Technology Committee. (more…)

Sen. Bruce Thompson Honors Anheuser-Busch

From left to right: Michelle Kelly, Sarah Schilling, Kevin Fahrenkrog, Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, Sen. Bruce Thompson, and Derek Keeney

ATLANTA (March 30, 2017) | Senator Bruce Thompson (R – White) presented Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. with Senate Resolution 528 on Thursday to recognize them for their disaster relief efforts nationwide. (more…)

Sen. Bruce Thompson Honors Jeff McCord

Jeff McCord

From left to right: Sen. Matt Brass (R-Newnan), Sen. Valencia Seay (D-Riverdale), Sen. Lee Anderson (R-Grovetown), Jeff McCord and Sen. Bruce Thompson (R-White)

ATLANTA (March 16, 2017) | Senator Bruce Thompson (R – White) presented Jeff McCord with Senate Resolution 268 during the Senate Science and Technology Committee meeting Thursday. SR 268 honors Mr. McCord for his public service and work on improving cyber security throughout the state. (more…)

Senate Chairman for the 154th Georgia General Assembly

ATLANTA (January 10, 2017)  |  The Senate Committee on Assignments has announced the full list of standing committee chairman for the first session of the 154th Georgia General Assembly: (more…)