Archive for the ‘Harold Jones’ Category

Sen. Harold Jones II Introduces Senate Bill 105

ATLANTA (February 7, 2017) | Sen. Harold Jones II (D – Augusta) introduced legislation last week which seeks to change the punishment and sentencing structure for the possession of marijuana. (more…)

Sen. Harold Jones II to Serve as Chief Deputy Whip

ATLANTA (January 20, 2017) | Sen. Harold Jones II (D – Augusta), was recently appointed by Democratic Whip Sen. Vincent Fort to serve as Chief Deputy Whip for the Democratic Caucus. (more…)

Sen. Harold Jones II to be Honored at Evening for Equality

ATLANTA (June 15, 2016) | Sen. Harold Jones II will be presented with the Guiding Star award by Georgia Equality for his steadfast work to improve the lives of the LGBT community in Georgia at the Evening for Equality, on Saturday, June 18 at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel. (more…)

Sen. Harold Jones II Introduces Law to Eliminate Felony Marijuana Possession Laws in Georgia

ATLANTA (January 4, 2016)  |  On Tuesday, December 29, 2015, Sen. Harold Jones II (D – Augusta) pre-filed Senate Bill 254 to eliminate felony marijuana possession in Georgia. (more…)

State Senator Harold Jones Calls for Renaming of Confederate Memorial Day

AUGUSTA (July 2, 2015)  |  State Senator Harold Jones (D-Augusta), today released a statement calling for the renaming of Confederate Memorial Day, which is traditionally celebrated each April 26th in the state of Georgia.  (more…)