Our Public Affairs committee has been hard at work for The Junior League of Macon, Inc. working along side with SPAC (State Public Affairs Committee of the Junior Leagues of Georgia). Here are a couple of updates from the committee, as well as information regarding Human Trafficking. To view some updates and documents from our committee, please see the below links.
- Public Affairs September 2009 Update
- Public Affairs October 2009 Update
- Resolution to call for action on Sex Trafficking
- Letter to Council re: Massage Parlors
- Clarkstown Inspector Letter
You may have questions regarding legislators, legislation, how to register to vote, where you go to vote, or you may just want to refresh your memory from your primary school education. Below is a comprehensive list of web addresses to help you with all of your questions. The Public Affairs Committee members would like your feedback on the helpfulness of these sites. Thank you!
Federal Government Web Sites
The White House: www.whitehouse.gov
The United States Senate: www.senate.gov
The United States House of Representatives: www.house.gov/
Library of Congress Legislative Information: thomas.loc.gov
State Government Web Sites
State Web Site to find all Agencies: www.georgia.gov
State Legislative Web Site: www.legis.state.ga.us
Secretary of State (for election information) : www.sos.state.ga.us
State Ethics (for candidate financial disclosures and lobbyist registrations): www.ethics.georgia.gov
This is a good resource for many reasons, but if you click on "Political Resources," you will be taken to a Government 101 type area of information. It is very helpful for refreshing your memory on how government works.
Please email the Public Affairs Chair if you have any questions about any of the information on this page.