Gold Dome Update: Special Session

On Saturday, November 17, 2018, the Senate adjourned¬†Sine Die¬†for the second time this year. The Special Session convened on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, as called for by the governor, to provide immediate financial and emergency aid to southwest Georgia where a Category 3 hurricane left a path of devastation and destruction. Hurricane Michael made landfall…


Senate School Safety Study Committee Final Recommendations

When the 2018 Legislative Session adjourned, my colleagues and I began our work on the Senate School Safety Study Committee. We spent our time during the interim visiting different high schools across the state to help find solutions to some of the safety concerns our schools are facing. The committee met at five different high…


Election Victory & Thank you

Thank you for the great honor and privilege to serve you in elected office. I was humbled and overwhelmed to achieve another re-election victory on Tuesday. We return to the Senate on January 13th and will be sworn in for the next legislative biennial at the Georgia Capitol. I would like to give a special…