• Jay Powell to chair Georgia House Rules Committee

    9 days ago - By Biz Journals

    Georgia House Speaker David Ralston has named Rep. Jay Powell to succeed the late John Meadows as chairman of the powerful House Rules Committee.
    Powell, R-Camilla, has been chairing the House Ways & Means Committee, which handles tax legislation.
    "Chairman Powell is an experienced leader in the House, and he has earned the trust of our members," said Ralston, R-Blue Ridge. "I know he will continue to serve with distinction, and I congratulate him on this well-deserved appointment."
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