April 17, 2018

What can you do to help?

Five weeks until the May 22 primary. What can you do to help? If you live in or near District 54, put a yard sign out to show your support of Betsy Holland for Georgia. Need a sign? Just fill out the form here at http://betsyforgeorgia.com/contact-us/, and we’ll have one delivered to your door. Take a look at this map. …

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April 5, 2018

Sine Die

Sine Die – the last day of the Georgia General Assembly – was last Thursday.  Our elected officials worked right up to midnight passing legislation.  Now, these proposed bills sit with Governor Deal to sign or veto – the last time he’ll be called upon to do this in his career as Georgia’s governor.  What’s the good news?  Well, he’s …

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April 4, 2018

Our first Meet & Greet is here!

This is an important election year for us.  Electing strong community leaders is critical. Please join us for a Meet and Greet with Betsy at the home of Hillery McNeill 6:00-8:00 Thursday, April 12th 20 Stratford Place NE, Atlanta 30342 Betsy has the background, commitment, and experience needed to win.  Betsy will fight for access to health care, economic opportunity, …

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March 28, 2018

March 31 is IMPORTANT!

Why is March 31 such an important deadline to receive campaign donations?  March 31 is Georgia’s next disclosure deadline – the next time candidates are required to disclose how much money they’ve raised and what they’ve spent it on.  I’m facing two opponents in the Democratic primary in May.  When endorsers and donors decide which of us to support, one of the …

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March 19, 2018

Betsy Holland presents the Turner Voices Innovation Award

What an honor to be asked to present the Turner Voices Innovation Award at the annual Georgia Youth Leadership Awards.  This 21st Century Leaders event honors Georgia’s amazing “20 Under 20.”  Innovative youth programs like this are identifying the future leaders in our community.  Congratulations to all of the honorees!

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March 19, 2018

The Blue Wave is Coming!

The midterms are looking up for Democrats across the country.  With a Republican president with an historically low approval rating and a growing group of progressive showing more interest in upcoming elections than ever, November 6 could shape up to be quite a day.  Running toward the midterms is a marathon and not a sprint.   It’s important to get engaged …

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March 16, 2018

Register to vote!

The next opportunity to vote is the primary on May 22.  Planning to vote?  You must be registered by April 24.  Has it been a while since you made it to the polls?  Be sure to double-check your registration status to make sure you haven’t been purged from the rolls.   The best place to register, check your registration or make …

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March 15, 2018

What Can We Learn from Conor Lamb and Pennsylvania 18?

The special election in Pennsylvania that occurred Tuesday can tell us a lot about what to expect in November.  In a district that went to Trump by 20 points and hasn’t even had a Democratic challenger in the past two elections, Conor Lamb has won a seat in Congress.  Even the reddest districts in the country are fed up with …

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March 8, 2018

International Women’s Day

  Happy International Women’s Day!  My colleagues and I all wore purple to honor women on this special day. “Women are leading the movement in this country. I think it’s an important time and women have the power to make a huge change. Not only in their own lives and their own communities, but frankly in the direction of the …

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March 6, 2018

Candidate Betsy Holland officially qualifies for House 54 run!

I am honored to announce that I just completed qualifying as a candidate for the Georgia State House of Representatives.  When you go to the polls on May 22 in District 54, you’ll see Betsy Holland on the Democratic primary ballot.  This has been an amazing experience meeting the people in my district and gaining your support and encouragement.  Now …

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