Legislative Update 3.18.19
Legislative Update 3.18.19

One of the most challenging things to do towards the end of the legislative session is to convince oneself that wearing bedroom slippers to the capitol is still a bad idea. In the throes of an event...

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Legislative Update 3.11.19
Legislative Update 3.11.19

Sometimes, at the state house, waiting for a lawmaker to emerge from chambers, or for 374 school children to get through the metal detector at the Washington Street entrance, you can find me...

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Legislative Update 3.4.19
Legislative Update 3.4.19

Let me just start by saying that today is PB&J Day at the Capitol. Each year, the Georgia peanut industry comes to the state house and brings a bunch of sandwiches and milk with them to share...

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Legislative Update 2.18.19
Legislative Update 2.18.19

Download a PDF of the update here Each week I spend an inordinate amount of time in a comfy chair in my office, reading legislation, answering emails, and generally thinking about how to make...

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Legislative Update 2.11.19
Legislative Update 2.11.19

Download a PDF of the Update Here It is the week of Valentine’s Day, which makes me think about love. Love of country, love of friends and family, and love of work. — Wait a minute. Let’s...

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Legislative Update 2.4.19
Legislative Update 2.4.19

It was an unusual week for government nerds like myself. Thanks to the impending arrival of the Patriots, the Rams, and about a billion of their closest friends, the General Assembly scheduled...

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Legislative Update 1.28.19
Legislative Update 1.28.19

Every year, the general assembly takes a week off (usually the second week of session) to kick-start budget hearings. During that time, commissioners and directors come before a joint meeting of...

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Voices’ Legislative Update – 4/2/18
Voices’ Legislative Update – 4/2/18

You know that part of the third Toy Story where the kid is all grown up and gives Woody and Buzz to a younger kid?  That was what the last week of session felt like to a number of us. We said a...

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Voices’ Legislative Update – 3/26/18
Voices’ Legislative Update – 3/26/18

Know where you want to go? Click below to skip ahead. Juvenile Justice/Effective School Discipline Child Welfare/Vulnerable Youth Child Health and Safety Early Care & Learning Education...

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Voices’ Legislative Update – 3/19/18
Voices’ Legislative Update – 3/19/18

Know where you want to go? Click below to skip ahead. Juvenile Justice/Effective School Discipline Child Welfare/Vulnerable Youth Child Health and Safety Early Care & Learning Education...

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