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Bipartisan Senators Introduce Major Disaster Relief Package

“Now, it is up to Congress to follow through and pass this critical, bipartisan bill. Our farmers and rural communities cannot wait any longer for disaster relief. For some Georgia farmers, the timing of assistance will determine whether they put a crop in the ground ever again.”

Bill Seeks to Oversee Transitions to Homeschooling, Involve DFCS More Easily

Under a new bill filed in the Georgia House of Representatives, parents who want to pull their children out of public school to instead homeschool would have to provide additional documentation to the school and prove the transition is not to avoid legal obligations.

Senators Sound Alarm On $22 Trillion Debt Crisis

“The single greatest threat to our national security is our national debt.”

Hate Crime Bill Passes Out of House Committee in GA House

The measure seeks to toughen punishments for crimes committed “because of the actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, mental disability, or physical disability of such” by creating a new code section

Bill to Strengthen Private Property Rights Met with Pushback in Rules Committee

A bill filed in the Georgia House that would restrict local government power and strengthen private property rights of landowners was met with strong opposition in the House Rules committee on Wednesday morning.

Perdue Named Chairman of Seapower & Housing Subcommittees

Senator David Perdue Announces New Subcommittee Chairmanships

Georgia Right to Life Praises LIFE Act – A Heartbeat bill filed in the...

Georgia Right to Life (GRTL) said Monday that the organization is encouraged by legislation that has been introduced in the Georgia House of Representatives that could save thousands of innocent lives.

Bill Seeks to Prohibit Private Prisons in Georgia

Private corporations would not be able to operate correctional facilities in Georgia under a new bill proposed by a number of state representatives. The bill follows a state audit that showed private prisons are not more cost effective for taxpayers over state-run prisons.

Kemp Files Bill to Support Rural Airports

“This legislation allows Georgia to leverage federal aviation funds to directly benefit rural airports, create jobs, and spur economic growth in surrounding communities.”

1 Bill Seeks to Audit Tax Credits in GA, Second to Rein in Legislative...

Georgia lawmakers would have to jump through additional hoops before adopting legislation to offer tax credits and to impose new tax credits under two measures introduced this week.