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Session yielded both victories and challenges

...Evans attorney, represents District 121 ? comprised of portions of Columbia and McDuffie counties ? in the Georgia House of Representatives. He lives in Harlem.)
Rants & Raves

...Coast ports to stop moving cargo. Does Obama even know about this? He doesn't seem to mention it. THE GEORGIA HOUSE of Representatives wants to let thousands of Geor gians who failed graduation tests get diplomas anyway. As soon as that happens...
Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...and saw part of the filming of Selma. The Georgia House of Representatives chamber was used to recreate Lyndon Johnson's...represents Columbia and McDuffie counties in the Georgia House of Representatives, District 121. He lives in Harlem.)
James Elliott

MACON, Ga. - James Sewell Elliott passed away peacefully May 19, 2015, at Carlyle Place in Macon, GA. He was a native of Augusta, Georgia and made his home in Macon. Mr. Elliott was a graduate of Augusta's Richmond Academy and held degrees from The
Ramblin' Rhodes: Sanders was gentleman who made Augusta better

...the University of Georgia in 1947 and returned to Augusta to practice law.Local voters sent him to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1954 and to the Georgia Senate from 1956-62.He ran against former Georgia Gov. Marvin Griffin in...
Hudgens has it

...Hudgens became insurance commissioner in 2010, capping a long career of public service. He served in the Georgia House of Representatives for six years and the state Senate for eight.During those terms, he either chaired or helped chair committees...
Georgia teachers not rushing for guns, despite new law

...states including Georgia introduced similar bills. Rep. Alan Powell, a Hartwell Republican who chairs the Georgia House of Representatives' committee on public safety, said lawmakers intentionally left the decision to school boards. He argued...
Georgia House bill promises antidote to Obamacare affliction

...Republicans can be no less bold in fighting back. We cannot permit risk aversion to degenerate into political paralysis and defeat. (The writer, R-Woodbine, represents District 180 in the Georgia House of Representatives.)
Ga. House OKs higher speed limits

ATLANTA - The Georgia House of Representatives voted 157-7 on Monday to allow the speed limit to be raised to 70 mph even in cities.The measure, House Bill 774, now goes...
Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...We're just a neighborhood grocery store."JACK CONNELLFEB. 6The Augusta Democrat served 34 years in the Georgia House of Representatives, 26 of them as speaker pro tempore, its No. 2 position."Jack Connell's service to Augusta is incalculable...