In 1980, the Georgia Senate defeated ERA 32 to 23. In 1982, the Georgia House defeated ERA 116 to 57.
1/29/2019 - ERA bill SR55 was submitted by Senator Orrock (D)
1/29/2019 - ERA bill SR66 was submitted by Senator Unterman (R)
2019 State Legislature Session Dates
January 14 through early April
What You Can Do
1) Contact your state senator to co-sponsor bill SR55 if Democrat or SR66 if Republican. The 2 bills are identical.
You can find the list of state legislature members along with their email, address and phone number here.
2) Contact your state U.S. Senators to co-sponsor the bill to eliminate the deadline for the ERA or thank them if they already are
3) Contact your state U.S. Representative to co-sponsor the bill to eliminate the deadline for the ERA or thank them if they already are
There are several other campaigns initiated by Democrats Abroad. You can find the list and details here.
Georgia ERA Groups
These are organizations that have emails about state ERA activities.
Articles about ERA in Georgia
Click here for a list of current articles about ERA.
DA ERA project coordinator
Katie Solon of Germany is the DA ERA coordinator for Georgia. If you are interested in helping or have questions, you can contact her at ERA-GA@democratsabroad.org.