Apr. 23, 2015 – Bill Byrne – Former Chairman of Cobb Cty

“Was Professor Gruber right? If so, Where is the Outrage?”

Bill Byrne – Former Cobb County Chairman

This Thursday evening the GTP welcomes Bill Byrne – Former Chairman of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners.

Bill Byrne served as Chairman of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners from 1992 until 2002. He is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and since 1972 has owned the Byrne Design Group, a planning firm that focuses on master planning, site planning, environmental impact analysis and zoning presentations.

Come join the discussion this Thursday evening at 7pm!

Meeting Info

Time: EVERY Thursday night, 7-9 pm
Location: 900 Roswell ST, Marietta, GA
(Roswell Street Baptist Church office building, east of the church campus, west of the Big Chicken)

Judicial Conversations Meeting (aka JudiCon)

The NEW Judicial Conversations group will give us a chance to learn about the Judicial Courts and process in Georgia, and meet with Judicial candidates. We will come to understand their background and credentials, their judicial philosophy, and have an exchange that allows us to share our political philosophy and ask questions.

JudiCon meets the 2nd Monday of most months. We had an informative meeting with Election Law Attorney Bryan Tyson on Monday, March 9.

Our most recent meeting was held Monday April 13. Our speaker was Supreme Court of Georgia Justice Keith R. Blackwell.

Our next meeting will be Monday, May 11.

We meet at The House of Lu Restaurant just north of the Marietta Square. You can come for fellowship and dinner at 6:30pm, the meeting begins at 7:00pm.

To find out how you can be a part of the Georgia Tea Party’s Judicial Conversations group, or if you’re a GTP volunteer that would like to be a part of future meetings, please contact GTP Board Member JD Van Brink

The Georgia Tea Party does not endorse or support candidates, and elected Officials and Candidates are not invited to speak at our Public meetings. Officials and Candidates are invited to our Committee Meetings to learn of their views.

County and State Watch

Our next meeting will be Monday, May 18th at 6:30pm, at the House of Lu Restaurant on Marietta Square. We meet the 3rd Monday of each month.

To find out how you can be a part of the Georgia Tea Party’s County and State Watch, or if you’re a GTP volunteer that would like to be a part of future meetings with County or State officials or candidates, please contact GTP Board Member Steve Covert.

Note that the Georgia Tea Party does not support or endorse any Candidate, and elected Officials and Candidates are not invited to speak at our Public meetings. Such Officials and Candidates may be invited to our Committee Meetings to learn more of their views on Public Policy.

Federal Task Force

Our next meeting will be held Monday, April 27, at 7:00pm, at The House of Lu Restaurant on Marietta Square. We meet the 4th Monday of every month.

We had an informative meeting with 11th District US Representative Barry Loudermilk on March 30, 2015.

The speaker at our April meeting will be Martha Zoller, State Policy Director for Senator David Perdue’s Georgia office. She will update us om what Senator Perdue is seeking to accomplish in Washington DC.

Martha is a columnist, media personality, author, and former Republican candidate for the United States House of Representatives. An Atlanta native, Zoller began broadcasting in 1994 as co-host of the Mid-Day program on WDUN AM 550 in Gainesville. Zoller was named one of Talkers magazine’s ‘Heavy Hundred’ talk shows in America in 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009, and was named to the 2005 Georgia Trend Magazine “Most Important Media People” list and the 2005 and 2006 James Magazine “Most Influential Georgians” lists. The Martha Zoller Show was syndicated statewide on the Georgia News Network until she ended her show to run for Congress after the 2010 census gave Georgia an extra seat. She started the political website zPolitics.com. Ms. Zoller wrote a book in 2005 entitled “Indivisible: Uniting Values for a Divided America”. She joined the Perdue for Senate campaign in 2014, and is now Senator Perdue’s State Policy Director for Georgia.

To find out how you can be a part of the Georgia Tea Party’s Federal Task Force, or if you’re a GTP volunteer that would like to be a part of future meetings with other candidates, please contact GTP Board Members Jim Jess or Ronny West.

Note that the Georgia Tea Party does not support or endorse any Candidate, and elected Officials and Candidates are not invited to speak at our Public meetings. Such Officials and Candidates may be invited to our Committee Meetings to learn more of their views on Public Policy.

Future Thursday Meeting Speakers

 

April 30 – Bob Shaw from the Fulton County CID (Community Improvement District) on economic development

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