ATLANTA – State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Savannah) will host two “Come Get Your Keys” housing fair sessions to educate Savannah area residents on homeownership. The event schedule is as follows: First session – Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the Garden City Empowerment Center; Second session – Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 3 p.m. at the Garden City …
ATLANTA – State Representative Angela Moore (D-Decatur) today issued the following statement regarding the recent detection of the H5N1 strain of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) at Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary in Henry County: “It breaks my heart that the avian flu has been detected at Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary. I’m grateful that Noah’s Ark and our state authorities …
ATLANTA – State Representative Doreen Carter (D-Lithonia), along with DeKalb County Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson and DeKalb County staff, will host a virtual community meeting to provide updates on Walden Pond on Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 6 p.m. via Zoom. To register for Zoom access, please click here.
ATLANTA – State Representative Viola Davis (D-Stone Mountain) seeks to commend Dr. Alice White Bussey with a special resolution recognizing her accomplishments as a Black female business owner. Dr. Bussey will also be honored during the Pan African Trade Show and Investment Conference tomorrow, Saturday, August 20.
ATLANTA (August 10, 2022) | Today, the Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary Board of Directors held a meeting with efforts to remove some of the sanctuary’s key members and doctors. The majority of the staff and board members are in high opposition to such removal.
ATLANTA – State Representative Billy Mitchell (D-Stone Mountain), chairman of the Georgia House Democratic Caucus, was recently elected by other lawmakers from around the country to serve on the 2022-2023 NCSL Executive Committee at the National Conference of State Legislatures’ (NCSL) 2022 Legislative Summit in Denver. Chairman Mitchell completed a rigorous and highly competitive nomination process on Monday, August 1, …
ATLANTA – State Representative Rhonda Burnough (D-Riverdale) was recently selected to serve as the Southern Democrat Director on the executive board of the Women’s Legislative Network of the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL). Rep. Burnough was officially selected to serve on this executive board during the network’s annual business meeting on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.
ATLANTA – State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Savannah) will host an interchange dedication ceremony for Doug Weathers on Friday, August 12, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the WTOC-TV studio parking lot in Savannah. The program will be hosted by Dawn Baker, anchor for WTOC-TV. Following the ceremony, guests are invited to participate in a motorcade to visit the interchange.
ATLANTA – State Representative Regina Lewis-Ward (D-McDonough) recently served as a guest speaker for the National Organization for Women’s (NOW) annual conference earlier this month in Chicago. Rep. Lewis-Ward addressed hundreds of attendees and highlighted the role women have in protecting democracy.
ATLANTA – State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Savannah) will be recognized for his 39 years of public service during a celebration event on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at 6 p.m. in the ballroom of the Savannah Civic Center.