Senate Leadership to Release Statement on House Bill 159

Senate Leadership to Release Statement on House Bill 159

 

ATLANTA (January 17, 2018)  |  Senate President Pro Tempore Butch Miller (R – Gainesville) and Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert (R – Athens) will hold a press conference on THURSDAY, January 18, 2018 at 2:00p.m. or upon the adjournment of the Senate, whichever is later, in room 203 of the Coverdell Legislative Office Building to release a statement on House Bill 159.

 

WHO:               President Pro Tempore Butch Miller (R – Gainesville)

Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert (R – Athens)

 

WHAT:             House Bill 159 Press Conference

WHEN:             Thursday, January 18, 2018

2:00p.m. or Upon Adjournment of the Senate – whichever is later

 

WHERE:          Coverdell Legislative Office Building

Senate Press Conference Room, CLOB 203

18 Capitol Sq. SW

Atlanta, Georgia 30334

 

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For Immediate Release:
January 17, 2018

Ines Owens, Director
ines.owens@senate.ga.gov
404.656.0028

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