Cuts to Education are Never the Answer

Sean Sprague (left) and Daniel Priester introduce their daughter to State Superintendent Candidate Valarie Wilson and Senator Nan Orrock at this week’s meet and greet in Ormewood. Credit: Lauren Shay Levin As a Georgia State Senator and Leadership Chair of Progressive States Action’s Public Education Working Group, Nan fights education…

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Impatient for Justice

University of Mary Washington Magazine profiles Senator Nan Orrock in their recent issue: Impatient for Justice Equal rights visionary took unpopular stand Just about every college student finds one person who shines through the crowd and influences classmates for the good. For me, that person was Nan Grogan. When I…

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Nan quits ALEC, calls it “radical” group with a “dangerous agenda.”

A state senator from Georgia, Nan Orrock (D-Atlanta) has left the American Legislative Exchange Council, the controversial legislative organization better known as ALEC.  In a statement to the citizens’ action group Better Georgia, Orrock denounced the group, calling it “radical,” “dangerous” and accused it of “impeding democracy.” “As a member…

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