Matt Ramsey

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After ‘Sine Die,’ here’s what’s pending

“Sine Die!” the phrase shouted out by the Speaker of the House on day 40 each year marking the end of the legislative session. Sine...

Midway point of Ga. legislative session

Monday, Feb. 23, marked the 20th day, the half-way point for the 2015 legislative session. The doors of our state Capitol are always open to...

Report on Week No. 2 of Georgia House

[Editor’s note: Rep. Ramsey’s column was sent too late for inclusion in the Feb. 6 edition.] Last week (Jan. 26-30) in the General Assembly, we...

Ga. General Assembly convenes

On Jan. 12, 2015 the Georgia General Assembly convened for the first day of the 2015 legislative session. It is always an exciting day at...

Legislative update: Promoting businesses

The 2014 legislative session has gotten off to a very fast start, and the first bills are reaching the chamber for a vote of the...

Week 1 report from the General Assembly

On Monday, Jan. 13, the state legislature convened for day one of the 2014 session. As always occurs the first week of the session, Georgia’s...

Sine die, 2013

Thursday night, March 28, just before midnight, the gavel came down and brought the 2013 legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly to a close....

A review of bills passed in busy legislative session

Last Thursday as the clock struck midnight the General Assembly concluded its 40th and final day of the 2012 legislative session. It was a busy...

Reasons for tax reform bill and ‘Chase’s Law’

On Monday, March 19th, we returned to the Gold Dome to begin our 34th legislative day of the 2012 session. As the end of session...

‘Crossover Day’ was eventful at the state Capitol’

Wednesday, March 8th, marked the 30th legislative day of the 2012 session. Known as “Crossover Day,” this critical point in the session marks the last...