A Report from The General Assembly

A Report from The General Assembly

The Georgia Legislature completed its first week with four days in session, some bills being introduced, The State of the State Message from Governor Kemp, and an emerging look at the priorities of Speaker Ralston for legislation that will come from The Georgia House....

2020 Special Legislative Session

The Georgia General Assembly convened for an unprecedented special legislative session on Monday, March 16, 2020. Governor Brian Kemp signed a public health state of emergency to address the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in Georgia on Saturday, March 14. My colleagues...

2020 Legislative Session Week Eight

On Monday, March 2, the Georgia House of Representatives returned to the Gold Dome for the eighth week of the 2020 legislative session. More than 40 bills and resolutions were passed on the House floor during the four days that my colleagues and I were in session this...

2020 Legislative Session Week Five

My colleagues and I returned to the State Capitol for the 5th week of the 2020 legislative session on Monday, February 10th. Last week, we voted on a legislative calendar to postpone meeting on the House floor in order to devote additional time to the state budgeting...

2020 Legislative Session Week Four

The fourth week of the 2020 legislative session began on Monday, February 3. This was also Legislative Day 10. My colleagues and I have been busy, meeting in our committees, and the House convened on the House floor for three days. Several important measures were...

2020 Legislative Session Week Three

The General Assembly returned to Gold Dome for the third week of the 2020 legislative session on Monday, January 27th. The House convened on the House floor to take up business and spend time in our committees and subcommittees to listen to testimonies of area experts...