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Deal to sign medical marijuana legislation into law

...tweaked Peake's original House measure.After the tally, ending two years of debate, an emotional House Speaker David Ralston hugged Janea Cox, 33, mother of 5-year-old Haleigh Cox, who has intractable epilepsy and is one of the 500...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-25/deal-sign-medical-marijuana-leg
Right intent, wrong bill

...spousal abuse through Scripture quotations.And we're not the only conservatives concerned about this legislation.David Ralston, a former state senator and now speaker of the House, told Georgia Public Broadcasting said he already feels "absolutely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-20/right-intent-wrong-bi
Across Georgia

...it's unclear whether the cannonball contained a live round or a dummy round.In other newsGEORGIA HOUSE Speaker David Ralston says he hasn't made up his mind on a divisive bill that supporters say will protect religious freedom. The bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/across-georgia
Kristina Lee Mize - Garrett Lee Ralston

...Thurman. The groom chose his father, Walker Ralston of Eatonton, Ga., to serve as his best man. Groomsmen were David Ralston, Andrew Mize, Donny Thrift, Kaleb Turk, and Chirs Hardie. The ring bearers were Jack Thurman and Josh Thurman...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000174457557
Wedding
Georgia House Speaker Ralston hopes for quick vote on medical marijuana bill

ATLANTA - Georgia House Speaker David Ralston says he hopes both chambers will vote this week on a bill allowing people with any of eight medical conditions to use a type of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/georgia-house-speaker-ralston
Gas tax change would hit out-of-state drivers, House speaker says

ATLANTA ? A higher gas tax is preferable to an annual fee on every vehicle to fund transportation, House Speaker David Ralston said Thursday, because out-of-state drivers would pay with every fill-up.Ralston was comparing the thinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-20/gas-tax-change-would-hit
Bill for Todd Gurley is last passed Friday

...of the current legislative session. If it passes, it must be signed by the governor to become law.House Speaker David Ralston personally backs the bill and suggested it be given Gurley's number."The most important bill of the session...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/bill-todd-gurley-last-pa
House Speaker David Ralston denies violating State Bar of Georgia's rules

ATLANTA - House Speaker David Ralston has asked that a complaint filed against him by the State Bar of Georgia be dismissed, denying he violated rules related to his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/house-speaker-david-ralston-d
Georgia House bill OKs cannabis oil to treat health problems

...500,000, but any bill we pass that helps any citizen, I'll be happy with," he said.House Speaker Georgia David Ralston praised Peake for his efforts, and many of his colleagues rose in a standing ovation after the vote.Peaked then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-02-25/georgia-house-bill-oks-canna
Georgia House Speaker David Ralston says future of transportation depends on the people's vote

...should decide if they want to vote for a July 31 tax referendum to fund transportation projects, Georgia House Speaker David Ralston said Tuesday in Augusta."I stand on letting the people make that decision. I think what's important is that we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-07-10/georgia-house-speaker-da