ATLANTA (February 21, 2018) | Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah) recently introduced Senate Resolution 706, supporting Georgia’s coastal tourism and fisheries in opposition to oil drilling and seismic testing off of coastal Georgia. Continue reading “Sen. Lester Jackson Voices Concerns over Offshore Drilling”
ATLANTA (February 8, 2018) | Senate resolution 685, sponsored by Sen. Lester Jackson (D- Savannah), advanced through the Senate Urban Affairs Committee on Wednesday. Senate Resolution 685 would rename Runaway Negro Creek in Chatham County to Freedom Creek. Continue reading “Senator Lester Jackson Introduces Resolution to Rename Coastal Creek”
ATLANTA (September 27, 2017) | Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah) has been appointed to the Senate Information Technology Corridors in Georgia Study Committee as an Ex-Officio member by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle.
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: Continue reading “Senate Chairman for the 154th Georgia General Assembly”
ATLANTA (February 25, 2016) | On Thursday, Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah), Chairman of the Senate Urban Affairs Committee, honored the life and memory of Rep. Bob Bryant. Rep. Bob Bryant passed away early Thursday morning. Continue reading “Sen. Lester Jackson Honors Life of Rep. Bob Bryant”