Georgia Tea Party - Upcoming Events

Suntrust Stadium Update

December 8th - 7:00pm

Mike Plant, President of Development of the Atlanta Braves, will speak. Mike will give us an update on on SunTrust Park, Battery Atlanta, parking, traffic, and transportation​.

Executive Vice President Mike Plant has been named President, Development and Executive Vice President Derek Schiller has been named as President, Business. Both Plant and Schiller have been instrumental in the Braves' efforts to envision and develop SunTrust Park and the adjacent 1.5 million square foot mixed-use development, The Battery Atlanta, which are scheduled to open in 2017.

Location: 900 Roswell Street, Marietta GA 30060 (former Anderson Chevy bldg)

1 block east of Roswell Street Baptist Church, 2 blocks west of Big Chicken.

Monthly Meeting - Speaker: State Sen. Josh McKoon

December 12th - 6:30pm

Senator Josh McKoon, a Republican from Columbus, was first elected to the state Senate in 2010 for the 2011- 2012 legislative term. Senator McKoon is the Chair of the Judiciary Committee and is also a member of the Higher Education and Insurance and Labor committees.

In his work in the Senate, Sen. McKoon has earned the Consumer Champion Award from Georgia Watch and the Clean Water Champion Award from the Georgia Water Coalition. In 2013, Sen. McKoon was named an “On the Rise Attorney” by the Daily Report, an award given to up-and-coming lawyers under the age of 40 and a recipient of the inaugural “40 Under 40” Award by Maverick PAC, a conservative political action committee. He also earned an A+ from the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. He was also named to Leadership Georgia’s Class of 2014.

Location: House of Lu Restaurant, 89 Cherokee St NE, MArietta, GA 30060

Jucidial Conversations (aka JudiCon)

January 9th, 2017 - 6:30pm

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.

Location: House of Lu Restaurant, 89 Cherokee St NE, Marietta, GA 30060

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