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MARTA

Democratic lawmakers call for Gwinnett to reschedule MARTA referendum From the AJC - A handful of Democratic lawmakers from Gwinnett held a press conference Wednesday to again question the motives behind the county commission’s decision to delay a MARTA...

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Call to Action – MARTA

On August 1, the Gwinnett County commissioners finally agreed to put a MARTA referendum on the ballot for voters. But instead of putting it on the ballot in November when everybody votes in the general election, they decided to put it on the ballot in...

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DPG statement about Brian Kemp

In response to Brian Kemp winning the Republican Nomination for Governor, Democratic Party of Georgia Chair DuBose Porter issues the following statement: “Despite noted resistance from the business community and his record as quite possibly the worst...

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News Conference about the Supreme Court

On July 3, 2018, I was proud to be one of the 14 state legislators at the Georgia Capitol from Gwinnett to call on the U.S. Senate to wait until after this year’s mid-term elections to vote on filling the newest vacancy on the U.S. Supreme...

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Recognizing Student Achievement

I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate these students on their achievements at their respective universities and colleges. Kellsey Jean Kloker from Lawrenceville, Georgia, achieved Brenau University Dean's List Honors for the...

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Candidate Appreciation Day

A Shout Out to the Gwinnett County Democratic Party for hosting a Candidate Appreciation Day on May 26. Candidates give up much of their life when they run for office.  They spend considerable money, time and energy for this task.  It's important to...

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Herb Green Picnic

I spent Saturday, May 5, with the Gwinnett Democratic Party at the Annual Herb Green picnic. Herb Green was a long serving and hard working fellow labor leader and Democrat. He started his labor career after being employed in the Doraville General Motors...

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National Education Ribbon Cutting

Here I am, hanging out with some good folks at the Ribbon Cutting & Open House for the National Education 20/20 Foundation. A $25 donation give a child in need an eye exam. GA Rep Pedro Marin, Ronda Colvin-Leary & me GA Rep Pedro...

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