ERA

Thanks to the great advocates who came to the state capitol today to support Georgia ERA Resolutions SR55 and SR66! — with Sheikh Rahman, Diane Munzer Fisher, Gayle Mahon, Scarlet Sheikholeslam, Donzella James, Chrisoula Baikos, Gloria Singleton Butler, Valencia Seay, Nan Grogan Orrock, Renee Unterman, Triana ArnoldJames and Gail Davenport.

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Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Offers “Repairs with Kindness” to Veterans

Atlanta Habitat for Humanity’s new “Repairs with Kindness” helps helps qualified homeowners make critical home repairs that reduce health or safety hazards or improve weatherization.* Repairs may include accessibility improvements, carpentry, roof repairs or replacement and storm windows and doors. Go to http://www.atlantahabitat.org/ to learn more.

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Nan Leads Working Families Legislative Caucus on Sounding Budget Crisis Alarm

On March 25, 2017, Sen. Nan Orrock (D-Atlanta), Rep. Virgil Fludd (D-Tyrone), Rep. Debbie Buckner (D-Junction City) and members of the Working Families Legislative Caucus addressed the budget crisis facing Georgia.  The caucus believed that budget proposal balanced the state’s budget on the backs of Georgia’s working families, children, sick,…

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Orrock and Sen. Unterman Featured on WABE

From: WABE’s “Georgia Women Lawmakers Forge Bond Across Party Lines” It is a time of bitter partisan politics and virtual gridlock between Democrats and Republicans in Washington D.C., but at Georgia’s Capitol, there’s an unlikely friendship between two longtime women lawmakers from opposing parties that has withstood the tests of time…

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Orrock Legislation Earns “Unsung Hero” Award

From Creative Loafing:  Orrock Legislation Earns “Unsung Hero” Award: THE “UNSUNG HERO” AWARD Sen. Nan Orrock, D-Atlanta Many bills don’t make headlines, but that doesn’t mean they lack merit or importance. Case in point: Orrock’s Senate Bill 44 would’ve let immigrant students who are protected from deportation under Deferred Action…

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