Contents of Georgia’s Newly Passed Voting Law (SB202)

Governor Brian Kemp signed the extensive SB 202 into law on Thursday, March 25, which made serious changes to how the democratic process will be conducted in the State of Georgia. This bill, dubbed the “Election Integrity Act of 2021,” passed out of legislative session with a party-line vote, with members of the Georgia Republican … Continue reading Contents of Georgia’s Newly Passed Voting Law (SB202)

10th Legislative Day: Georgia Senators Introduce Nine Restrictive Election Bills

ATLANTA - On the calendar for Tuesday, Feb 2: Senate Proposed First Readers list that includes nine bills introduced by Senators Tippins (37th), Walker III (20th) and Mullins (53rd) - all efforts focused on restricting Georgians' access to the ballot box. As we continue to navigate life in the middle of a global pandemic, Georgia … Continue reading 10th Legislative Day: Georgia Senators Introduce Nine Restrictive Election Bills

SB29 Introduced: Bill seeks two copies of photo ID to vote absentee

ATLANTA - Today, lawmakers introduced a bill on the floor of the Georgia Senate seeking to increase requirements for absentee voters via photo ID rules. ID is already required for all registered voters so this law only increases the effort on the voter to cast their ballot. See below for more context from the AJC: … Continue reading SB29 Introduced: Bill seeks two copies of photo ID to vote absentee