Mar 11, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 7
We are now in our eighth week of the 2019 Legislative Session. Last Thursday, we reached Legislative Day 28, also known as “Crossover Day”. Crossover Day is a crucial deadline for the House and Senate, as this is the last day for bills to pass out of the legislative chamber from which they originated in order to remain eligible for consideration by the other chamber for this session.
Mar 11, 2019 • in the news
Eine amerikanische Karriere
Hallo, ich bin Angelika, und ich möchte dich im Repräsentantenhaus vertreten.“ Das ist der Satz, den Angelika Kausche wohl mehrere tausend Mal gesagt hat. Sie hat während ihres Wahlkampfs an sehr, sehr viele Türen geklopft. Und die Mühe hat sich gelohnt: Mit knapper, aber klarer Mehrheit wählten die Bewohner von District 50 – das ist der Wahlbezirk von Johns Creek, einer Kleinstadt nördlich von Atlanta – die Betriebswirtin aus Wuppertal im vergangenen November ins Repräsentantenhaus des US-Bundesstaates Georgia.
Mar 4, 2019 • Capitol Uupdates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 6
The Georgia General Assembly is now in its seventh week of the 2019 Legislative Session. Over forty bills and resolutions were passed in the sixth week. As “Crossover Day” approaches, my colleagues and I are working diligently to ensure we represent our constituents to the best of our abilities.
Feb 25, 2019 • Capitol Uupdates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 5
We completed half time, legislative day 20, on Friday, February 22nd and things are getting even busier at the Georgia General Assembly as we embark onto the sixth week of the 2019 legislative session.
Feb 18, 2019 • Press Release
Rep. Kausche and Sen. Karinshak to Host Town Hall Meeting
ATLANTA – State Representative Angelika Kausche (D-Johns Creek), along with State Senator Zahra Karinshak (D-Duluth), will host a town hall meeting on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the Medlock Bridge Park Clubhouse in Johns Creek.
Feb 18, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 4
Bills that passed through the house this week: HB 62, HB 23, HB 25, HB 92, HR 51, HB 184, HB 128, HB 63, HB 166. I’ve summarized some below, but you can read more about each bill by clicking the bill number above -- and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact me directly.
Feb 14, 2019 • Johns Creek News
Georgia’s Most Ethnically Diverse City Might Surprise You
The most diverse Georgia city is home to comedian Jeff Foxworthy, singer and actor Usher Raymond, television personalities Karen Greer and Russ Spencer, "a dozen" active Falcons, Braves and Hawks, as well as Hall of Famers John Smoltz and Leo Mazzone, accrording to a 2017 AJC report. It’s Johns Creek, with a score of 62.53 out of 100.
Feb 11, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 3
Happy Monday! As we begin another week at the Capitol, I wanted to reach out you with a recap of the previous week in session. The General Assembly officially began passing legislation, and my team began drafting our own.
Feb 08, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Rep. Kausche Honors Dr. Pierluigi Mancini
HR 82: A Resolution commending Dr. Pierluigi Mancini for his outstanding achievements on behalf of immigrant mental health; and for other purposes.
Feb 01, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 2
The past couple of weeks of the 2019 Legislative Session have been very eventful. I’m meeting and connecting with many new friendly faces in the GA General Assembly, and my team and I are enjoying every moment serving you at the Capitol!
Jan 23, 2019 • In the News
State Rep. Kausche Takes Office, Learns Committee Assignments
Kausche was sworn in on Monday, Jan. 14, marking her first term in the 155th legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly. The state representative was also named to the Higher Education, Natural Resources & Environment and Small Business committees.
Jan 18, 2019 • Capitol Updates
Weekly Newsletter, Vol. 1
My team and I will be sending weekly newsletters every Friday to update you on what went on during Session and also to inform you of any pertinent events, meetings, and/or general information regarding Johns Creek.
Dec 19, 2018 • In the News
German-American Elected State Lawmaker in Georgia
When Angelika Kausche takes her seat on the Georgia State House on Jan. 14, she will be the first German/American state lawmakers in recent Georgia history. Kausche is a Democrat and will represent the Atlanta suburb of John’s Creek, one of the wealthiest communities in the United States.
Dec 19, 2018 • In the News
Meet the German immigrant who made US electoral history in Georgia
In her first run for office, German immigrant Angelika Kausche won a state House seat in Georgia. In a district where Democrats had earlier not even bothered to field a candidate, her victory made history.