Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert (R – Athens) released the following statement on House Bill 159:
Today, Lt. Governor Casey Cagle appointed Senator Larry Walker to serve as the newest member of Georgia’s Health Care Reform Task Force. Continue reading “Sen. Larry Walker Named to Georgia’s Health Care Reform Task Force”
ATLANTA (January 16, 2018) | Out of around 10.4 million Georgians, Sen. Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga) was again recognized as one of Georgia’s most influential people by Georgia Trend Magazine. The magazine’s annual list recognizes the 100 Most Influential Georgians, and this is Sen. Mullis’ 10th year in a row making the list. His tenure on Georgia Trends 100 Most Influential Georgians list is now the longest active in the Georgia Senate, and no other legislator has achieved this accomplishment in so many consecutive years.
ATLANTA (January 13, 2018) | Sen. Larry Walker (R – Perry) announces that the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has designated historic downtown Perry as a “Rural Zone” under a new program that will allow eligible businesses to qualify for state tax credits. The Rural Downtown Revitalization Act, enacted by the legislature in 2017, encourages investment in “Rural Zone” communities that creates jobs, refurbishes older buildings and stimulates economic activity. Continue reading “Georgia DCA Designates Perry as Rural Zone”
ATLANTA (January 11, 2018) | Sen. Tyler Harper (R – Ocilla) was recently appointed to serve as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and the Environment and to serve on several influential committees for the 2018 Legislative Session by the Senate Committee on Assignments.