Rep. Viola Davis Applauds Mayor and Pine Lake City Council for Adoption of Abortion Anti-Criminalization Resolution

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ATLANTA – State Representative Viola Davis (D-Stone Mountain) today commends the City of Pine Lake Mayor Melanie Hammet and the Pine Lake City Council for their recent unanimous passage of an Abortion Anti-Criminalization Resolution, Resolution R-09-2022, which seeks to protect its citizens from investigation and criminalization for seeking or supporting abortion access. Rep. Davis worked with Amplify Georgia Collaborative to …

Statement by the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus on the Closing of the Atlanta Medical Center

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ATLANTA (September 3, 2022) | In response to the closing of the Atlanta Medical Center, Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Chairwoman Senator Tonya Anderson (D – Lithonia) issues the following statement: “We are deeply concerned about the actions taken by Wellstar Health System to close another metro Atlanta medical facility that served low-income communities. And again, these actions seemed to occur …

Sen. Emanuel Jones Releases Statement on Henry County Avian Influenza Outbreak

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ATLANTA (August 30, 2022) | Sen. Emanuel Jones (D –Decatur) released the following statement on the recent developments unfolding in Henry County, GA regarding the avian influenza outbreak.  “I am profoundly disappointed to learn of the euthanasia of so many of these beloved birds at the sanctuary. While I understand that this step was necessary to control the spread of …

Sen. Tonya Anderson Attends ‘Defining US: Children At The Crossroads of Change’ Advance Screening In Atlanta

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The CWK Network, Georgia Legislative Black Caucus, and the National Black Empowerment Council recently hosted a private screening for “Defining US: Children at the Crossroads of Change” documentary at IMAX Atlantic Station. Over 100 guests including state legislators, educators and more had an advance viewing of the film, which was released on Aug. 23 on all TV On-Demand platforms. The …