Sen. Jackson and Organizing for Action Stand in Solidarity with President Obama’s Plan on Gun Violence Prevention

022213_PCJacksonATLANTA (February 22, 2013) –Senator Lester Jackson (D-Savannah) held a press conference today with Organizing for Action and Senator Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta) to mobilize efforts for legislation to prevent gun violence. Continue reading “Sen. Jackson and Organizing for Action Stand in Solidarity with President Obama’s Plan on Gun Violence Prevention”

Sen. Jackson Calls on State to Release Federal Foreclosure Assistance Funds

Sen. Jackson Calls on State to Release Federal Foreclosure Assistance Funds

 ATLANTA (February 14, 2013) – Senator Lester Jackson (D-Savannah) attended the Senate Select Committee Hearing on Housing and Foreclosures last night to discuss HomeSafe Georgia, a federal program that provides “bridge” mortgage assistance in the form of grants to homeowners who are currently unemployed or substantially underemployed.

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