I wish you all happy holidays, and I look forward to working with you in the 2023 General Assembly session! Safe travels, and let us give thanks for all our blessings. I also want to thank you all for voting for Senator Warnock. WHEW!
WSB-TV - 12/16/2022: 'They're just 17-year-olds:' ATLANTA, GA - Lawmakers discuss bill to raise age of juvenile offenders in Georgia. Read and watch here:
In December I have been busy! Please call me anytime you have a question about my work for you or how I can help! Here are some of the events I have attended:
Members of the DeKalb House Legislative Delegation will host a series of virtual and in-person town hall meetings to hear from DeKalb citizens and to discuss the Legislative Session. The meetings will take place on Thursday, January 5, 2023, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. via Zoom (register at https://bit.ly/3FuPY3L) and on Saturday, January 7, 2023, from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. at the Porter Sanford Performing Arts Center in Decatur.
The DeKalb House Legislative Delegation for the 2023-2024 legislative term will include State Representatives Karen Bennett (D-Stone Mountain), Doreen Carter (D-Lithonia), Viola Davis (D-Stone Mountain), Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates), Becky Evans (D-Atlanta), Scott Holcomb (D-Atlanta), Dar'shun Kendrick (D-Lithonia), Billy Mitchell (D-Stone Mountain), Angela Moore (D-Decatur), Mary Margaret Oliver (D-Decatur), Shea Roberts (D-Atlanta), Rhonda Taylor (D-Conyers), State Representatives-elect Long Tran (D-Dunwoody), Karen Lupton (D-Chamblee), Omari Crawford (D-Decatur), Imani Barnes (D-Tucker) and Saira Draper (D-Atlanta).
I enjoyed celebrating with MARTA Chair Thomas Worthy, Board members Stacy Blakley and Bill Floyd, and Rep. Kyle Pirkle on the purchase of 200+ MARTA train cars. Progress and modernization after 40 years of service! Michael Rafshoon newest MARTA employee - welcome!
Wishing you and yours season's greetings and a happy new year! See you in January -
Mary Margaret Oliver
You can search for and track bills, watch the House (or Senate) in Session, watch committee hearings, monitor legislation by committee, and find contact information —- all on the revamped General Assembly website. Here are quick links:
Make your views known and tell me what issues interest you the most.