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Lt. Governor Cagle to Host Health Care Reform Task Force Meeting

ATLANTA, June 30, 2017 – Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, along with Sens. Renee Unterman, Dean Burke, Chuck Hufstetler, Ben Watson, Kay Kirkpatrick, Jack Hill and Doc Rhett, will hold a meeting of Georgia’s Health Care Reform Task Force on MONDAY, July 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Tift Medical Center. Members will hear an overview of the challenges facing our state’s health care system and discuss innovative reforms to advance Georgia as a national leader in delivering patient-centered health care.

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Update from Sen. Harper

It has been just over two months since the 2017 legislative session of the General Assembly came to a close. Although we adjourned for the year, there is still much work that needs to be handled prior to next session.

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GDOT Contracts Awarded to Senate District 7

ATLANTA (July 22, 2016) | On July 1, 2016, the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) announced it awarded 55 contracts for statewide construction projects totaling over $171.3 million. These projects were advertised for bids in May, bids were received in June and contracts were awarded on July 1.

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Lt. Governor Cagle Announces Joint Music Economic Development Study Committee Appointments

(ATLANTA)- Today, Lt. Governor Casey Cagle announced Senate appointments to the Joint Music Economic Development Study Committee. The 13 member committee, comprised of both legislators and industry experts, has been tasked with examining the state’s music industry to look for new and innovative ways to ensure sustained growth for this enviable part of Georgia’s economy. Lt. Gov. Cagle has appointed Sen. Jeff Mullis (R- Chickamauga) as Co-Chairman along with Sens. Tyler Harper (R- Ocilla) and Butch Miller (R- Gainesville) as committee members.

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Sen. Tyler Harper Appointed to 2016 Senate Study Committee

ATLANTA (June 20, 2016)  | Sen. Tyler Harper (R – Ocilla)has been selected by Lt .Gov. Casey Cagle to serve on the Joint High-Speed Broadband Communications Access for all Georgians Study Committee.

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