Event opportunity: This week, CNN is hosting a town hall in Atlanta with presidential candidate Gov. John Hickenlooper. If you are interested in attending the event, registration is available here.
General Assembly Update- Fighting for Women’s Rights
The Senate Science and Technology Committee heard testimony on House Bill 481, the abortion ban bill. Women, medical providers, and Democrats from across Georgia came to share their stories and fight against this bill that would make Georgia the most dangerous place to be a woman in America. The committee chair is accepting amendments over the weekend, and we are keeping a close eye as this bill moves forward to a vote.
- “Hearing on Georgia ‘heartbeat’ bill draws emotional crowd,” AJC, 3/14/2019
- “Your copy of the Georgia Senate’s ‘heartbeat’ anti-abortion bill,” AJC, 3/14/2019