The newsletter is written by Sue Ella Deadwyler, who states the has been “called by God to be a ‘watchman on the wall.'”
H.B. 630 was introduced late last session by openly gay Rep. Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates) with 70 co-sponsors, including a dozen Republicans.
As the state’s largest LGBT advocacy organization, Georgia Equality pays for one lobbyist — former AtlantaCity Council President Cathy Woolard and the first openly gay person to run for Congress in Georgia — to be at the Gold Dome advocating for LGBT equality as well as keeping an eye out for anti-legislation.
A town hall forum to discuss the bill is set for Jan. 10 at the Phillip Rush Center.