A Message from the Senator

I’ve invested my entire career in educating leaders of future generations by sharing the value of hard work, self-discipline and servant leadership with them. As your State Senator, I will fight to ensure our children are able to live, work and raise their families in a Georgia they are proud to call home.

FFA-FCCLA Dining Hall Named After Sen. John Wilkinson

ATLANTA (July 26, 2018) | On Thursday, July 19, Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa) was given the honor of having a dining hall named after him on the Georgia FFA-FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) Center campus in Covington, Georgia. “I am so honored to be recognized by the state’s FFA and …

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Senate Bill 370 Signed Into Law

ATLANTA (May 14, 2018) | Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 370 into law at the state Capitol on May 3, 2018. Senate Bill 370, sponsored by Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa), passed both chambers and was sent to the governor’s desk during the 2018 legislative session. “I am happy to see this bill …

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Two Renewable Energy Power Plants Coming to Franklin and Madison Counties

ATLANTA (December 4, 2017) | The Legislative Delegation from Franklin and Madison Counties is happy to announce that two new renewable energy power plants are coming to Franklin and Madison Counties. Construction has begun on the two $180 million power plants that will bring 1,000 long-term, high paying jobs to northeast Georgia. Sen. Frank Ginn …

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Sen. John Wilkinson Presents Sec. Sonny Perdue with Resolution Honoring Service

ATLANTA (October 27, 2017)  |  Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa), along with Sen. Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga), Sen. Steve Gooch (R – Dahlonega) and Sen. Butch Miller (R – Gainesville), recently met with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue in Washington, D.C., to present him with a resolution congratulating him on his recent cabinet …

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Sen. John Wilkinson Leads Ag Issues Summit

ATLANTA (September 8, 2017) | Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa) and Rep. Tom McCall (R – Elberton) chaired the annual Joint Agriculture Committee Chairmen Ag Issues Summit at the Museum of Agriculture in Tifton on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. The summit featured speakers and presentations from stakeholders across the state who discussed the future …

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