This year, state lawmakers will consider an unprecedented seven marijuana-related bills, signaling a marked shift in priorities for a state long-considered to be among the nation’s most conservative. One of the more bold proposals, Senate Bill 254 (or SB 254), would abolish felonies for certain marijuana possession cases. Sen. Harold Jones (D-Augusta) talked about his bill… [Read More]
Better Georgia’s communication director Brandon Hanick sat down with The Athens Banner-Herald’s Andrew Shearer to talk about Cause + Effect, the new Georgia progressive film festival hosted by Alliance for a Better Georgia. Here’s what they had to say about the Georgia issues-based film festival, documentary filmmaking and the Athens art scene.