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Rick Jasperse State Representative District 11 Georgia

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REPORT FROM THE CAPITOL (1/12/2020)

2020 SESSION ISSUES This week we look at some of the issues that are sure to come up in the 2020 General Assembly. Of course, no one can foresee issues that are lurking out there and not well publicized yet. But here are my ideas and my thoughts on these. Incidentally, we will be putting...


STATE REPRESENTATIVE RICK JASPERSE SEEKS RE-ELECTION (1/8/2020)

I am announcing that I will seek re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives District 11. House District 11 covers parts of Gordon and Murray counties and all of Pickens. It has been a tremendous honor and privilege for me to represent the people of House District 11. I have enjoyed gett...


REPORT FROM THE CAPITOL (4/1/2019)

Sorry I didnít have an article last week. I wrote it, and Marcia checked my grammar, but I took off to Atlanta before I sent it out. These last few weeks of the legislative session are hard, as they are five days a week, early till late. Back home I have been trying to get everything pruned and read...


Report from the Capitol (3/18/2019)

We have finished the ninth week and have just three more weeks until we finish this legislative session. We are now looking at bills that passed the Senate and crossed over to the House last week. The House committees will now study the Senate bills and sometimes change them and add the House mem...


Report from the Capitol (2/25/2019)

The end of week six brings us to the half way point in our 2019 legislative session. Some would say half way home! You can imagine itís busy; committees are meeting to get the amended budget done and agreed to by both the House and Senate. All the committees on policy are meeting constantly, giving ...


Report from the Capitol (2/18/2019)

We completed our fifth week of the 2019 legislative session. My, has it been busy! This week I was glad to welcome Matt Barton to the House of Representatives. Matt has stepped into the seat that was held by Mr. John Meadows who passed away in November. Matt and I share Gordon and Murray Counties in...


Report from the Capitol (2/11/2019)

Itís getting busy under the Gold Dome in Atlanta, and the pace of the session is picking up. Our committees are working now hearing possible bills and improving them, if needed, before passing them on to the Rules Committee. It does take a while for everything to get organized, as it's a new session...


Report from the Capitol | Week One (1/21/2019)

Hi. First, thank you for allowing me to represent you in the General Assembly. It is an honor, and every day when I walk into the Capitol and onto the Pickens County Marble floor, it reminds me how important this job is, to not only my district, but also Georgia. Each week I will summarize what...


Rep. Rick Jasperse Named Chairman of House Education Committee (1/18/2019)

ATLANTA Ė The Georgia House of Representativesí Committee on Assignments named State Representative Rick Jasperse (R-Jasper) as the Chairman of the House Education Committee. Rep. Jasperse will also serve as a member on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education, Health, Human Relations & ...


VOTING ANALYSIS FOR AMENDMENTS 3 and 4 (10/7/2018)

Early voting will begin October 15, and you will see five Constitutional amendments on the ballot. As your State Representative, I feel I should try to give you a fair and balanced explanation of the proposed amendments. Over the next few weeks I will go over them and give you the facts about what t...


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