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2016 Capitol Wrap Up – 40 bills after 40 days

Apr 2, 2016 No Comments ›› Brett

The 2016 Session of the Georgia General Assembly has ended. I'm sure you have seen the news and read the papers regarding much of what was accomplished or failed to be achieved this year. Please contact me at any time you have questions with issues facing our state - cell: 404-966-5804 or email . A recap of 40 ...

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Press Release: General Assembly passes Rep. Harrell’s tax package

Mar 29, 2016 No Comments ›› Brett

ATLANTA, GA – The Georgia House of Representatives gave final passage last week to a group of tax measures sponsored by State Representative Brett Harrell (R – Snellville). House Bill 935, HB 936, and HB 937, legislation that Rep. Harrell carried on behalf of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, passed on the 40th legislative day and will now ...

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Capitol Update 10 – Religious Freedom and the end (of the Session)

Mar 21, 2016 No Comments ›› Brett

It was an interesting and important week at the Capitol last week and with only two legislative days to go - the pace, anxiety, and workload have hit that fevered pitch we reach this time each year. Day 39 is Tuesday and our final day, Day 40 - Sine Die, is Thursday, March 24. Bills of ...

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Capitol Update Week 9 – Only 5 days left

Mar 20, 2016 No Comments ›› Brett

Qualifying for the May 24 Primary Election ended at noon on Friday and I have an opponent this year. I hope that my service to our community has generally been satisfactory to you and that I will continue earning your support so that I might return to the state House in 2017. The ninth week of ...

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