No meetings Nov. 20 and 27, Next meeting Dec. 4th, 2014

Dr. Don Sabbarese, Economics Professor, Kennesaw State University

Dr. Don Sabbarese, Economics Professor, Kennesaw State University

Last meetings included:

11/6/2014 – Dr. Don Sabbarese – End of Year Economic Update

Our featured speaker wase, Dr. Don Sabbarese, specializes in the area of macroeconomics and financial institutions. He is a professor of Economics and Director of the Kennesaw State University’s Econometric Center where he directs the “Georgia Purchasing Managers Survey”, “Southeast Regional Purchasing Managers Survey”, and the “Georgia International Business Index”. Other research includes studies of the local and regional economy, industry surveys, economic impact studies, tax revenue forecasting, and research on forecasting regional economic conditions. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors, ISM-Atlanta. He served as Director of the Graduate School of Banking for Community Bankers. His work at the Econometric Center has been reported by local, regional, and national media.

For more info:

http://coles.kennesaw.edu/departments_faculty/faculty-pages/Sabbarese-Donald.htm

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.

VicOn October 13, our JudiCon speaker was Cobb District Attorney Vic Reynolds. This was a very informative exchange with a dedicated public servant.

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.

Please Note: There will be no JudiCon meetings in November and December, so that participants may celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas with their families and friends.

County and State Watch

Bob Ott, Cobb County Commissioner

Bob Ott, Cobb County Commissioner

Our last meeting was held Tuesday, October 21. Our first speaker was Cobb County District 2 Commissioner Bob Ott.

State Senator, Judson Hill

State Senator, Judson Hill

State Senator Judson Hill also joined us to speak about the upcoming 2015 Legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly.

Our next meeting will be Monday, November 17 at 6:30pm, at the House of Lu Restaurant on Marietta Square. Speaker will be announced later.

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 other 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 last meeting was held Monday, October 27, at 7:00pm, at The House of Lu Restaurant on Marietta Square.

Our speaker was Matthew Lauer, Sentinel Coordinator for Heritage Action for America. He gave us a comprehensive update on what to watch for in the Congressional Lame Duck session in November and December.

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.

Please Note: There will be no Federal Task Force meetings in November and December, so that participants may celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas with their families and friends.

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Future Thursday Meeting Speakers
November 13 – Open discussion of election results
November 20 – No meeting – Happy Thanksgiving!
November 27 – No meeting – Happy Thanksgiving!

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it expects what never was and never will be.”
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