2017 GA General Asse...

Updated 3/2/17 Here is what is going on in the General Assembly this year (the 40 most dangerous days in Georgia).  To track legislation yourself visit the General Assembly page: http://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/en-US/Search.aspx Please send us emails (info@utpog.com) or post a comment for...

Getting Back to Basi...

If you missed the Georgia GOP State Convention June 4th in Augusta one of the highlights was a resolution passed by the delegates to “Get Back to Basics” of the Republican Party principles Read by State Senator Josh McKoon, who had to pause for numerous applause breaks, the...

Sen. Michael William...

Last year we had a public forum of sorts with the State Senator and State Representative for the Cumming area.  Our friend Nydia Tisdale was there to record what transpired.  They discuss their ideas about government and the issues that may come up in the 2016 Georgia Legislative session.  If...

Forsyth County lawma...

We were fortunate to have both of the Legislators for the Cumming area at our November meeting.  State Senator Michael Williams and Representative Sheri Gilligan were on hand to discuss issues from education to gambling, from religious freedom and legalized gambling to state sovereignty.  A...

Religious Freedom

Forty percent of states in the US have some form of religious protection act.  President Clinton even signed one for the federal government. Georgia tried again in 2015 to pass a version modeled after the federal act, but amazingly it (as of this writing) appears to have stalled because...

Georgia Senate

Want to send a quick email to your Georgia Senator before the end of this session?  Or to all the GA State Senators? Here, in one place, are the email addresses for the whole bunch: Albers, John john.albers@senate.ga.gov Beach, Brandon brandon.beach@senate.ga.gov Bethel, Charlie...