Georgia 2017 Legislative Session


To row, Left to Right, Sen. Bill Cowsert, Sen. Frank Ginn. Bottom row, Rep. Spencer Frye, Rep. Regina Quick, Rep. Chuck Williams
Athens’ state legislators came before their constituents at a Federation of Neighborhoods forum Monday night at Ciné downtown. After showing up late, the legislators– minus Rep. Spencer Frye, who was unable to attend– meandered their way through the first 45 minutes, before questions from the crowd forced them to confront […]

Athens’ state legislators struggle with questions from constituents at forum



Leandra Nessel is a Georgia native and UGA alumna who prior to November 2016 wouldn’t have been caught dead talking about politics. A wife and mother of two, Leandra works in academic fundraising. So you want to lobby your senator or your state representative but have no idea where to […]

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