Tag Archives: Roger Williams

Former House member Williams named to DOT board

Roger Williams, a longtime House member from Dalton, is the 14th Congressional District representative on the State Transportation Board . . .

Tags: Roger Williams , State Transportation Board

On the campaign trail: A replacement for Roger? A commission seat for Clay?

Candidates are lining up to run for Rep. Roger Williams’ legislative seat; Chuck Clay disavows interest in a county commission race . . .

Tags: Bruce Broadrick , Chuck Clay , Cynthia McKinney , Herman Cain , John Barrow , Josh McKoon , Roger Williams

Hail and farewell

Several legislators make the voluntary decision to get out of public life for a while and leave the General Assembly . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: General Assembly , Mark Hatfield , redistricting , Roger Williams , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield

Political Notes — New committee chairs named in House

Speaker David Ralston appoints several new committee chairmen in the Georgia House . . .

Tags: David Ralston , Georgia Ports Authority , House committees , Nikki Haley , Paul Broun , Roger Williams , Savannah River dredging

Political Notes – Sunday sales bill nears committee vote

A House committee is expected to vote out the Sunday alcohol sales measure, moving the bill towards a vote on the House floor by March 28 . . .

Tags: Abortion , Barry Loudermilk , Randy Nix , Roger Williams , Sunday alcohol sales

Ralliers try to keep Sunday sales issue alive

A capitol rally is held to express support for Sunday package sales of alcoholic beverages . . .

Tags: John Bulloch , Roger Williams , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , Sunday alcohol sales