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

Georgia House Speaker Appoints Special Comittee on Election Integrity 01/28/21

At the beginning of the 2021 legislative session, Georgia House Speaker David Ralston appointed a novel Special Committee on Election Integrity. His decision to create said committee was grounded in his desire to address lingering concerns regarding Georgia's Election processes stemming from the 2020 election cycle. According to Ralston, the committee was designed to address … Continue reading Georgia House Speaker Appoints Special Comittee on Election Integrity 01/28/21

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

Rep. Barry Fleming Named Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Barry Fleming (R-Harlem) as the Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity. Rep. Fleming will also serve as a member on the Special Committee on Access to the Civil Justice System and the Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education; he will … Continue reading Rep. Barry Fleming Named Chairman of the House Special Committee on Election Integrity

GA House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting to Discuss 2020 Elections 12/23/20

Georgia House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting You can view the entire meeting here: https://livestream.com/accounts/25225474/events/9117221/videos/215253349 Overview: Ryan Germany investigation update:Discusses the amount of misinformation coming from media outlets - they are now having to issue retractions5752 voters were identified with signature match issuesThis is 4.3% of all votes castHigher than previous years but consistent with … Continue reading GA House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting to Discuss 2020 Elections 12/23/20