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Hon. B. Joseph "Joey" Brush, Jr. (GA SS 24)
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Contact Information
Birthday: December 5 Spouse: Jamie
Capitol Phone: (404) 657-0406 Fax Phone: (706) 860-2858 District Phone: (706) 860-3952
eMail Address: jbrush@legis.state.ga.us
Capitol Address: 319-A Legislative Office Building / Atlanta , GA 30334 / Fulton
District Address: 6218 Columbia Road / Appling , GA 30802-9106 / Columbia
Profession: Construction/Real Estate
Political Party and District Information
Political Party: R
State Senate District: SS 24
Committees
Agriculture Member
Appropriations Member
Public Safety Member
Veterans and Consumer Affairs Member
Biographical Information
SENATOR JOEY BRUSH, JR. B. Joseph (Joey) Brush, Jr., was first elected to the Senate in 1996 for the 1997-98 legislative term. Brush, a Republican, is a member of the Agriculture, Veterans and Consumer Affairs, Public Safety and Appropriations Committees. Brush is an experienced lawmaker, having served two terms in the Georgia House of Representatives 1992-93, 1995-96. While in the House, Brush was instrumental in working for passage of Senate Bill 709, the Education Reform Act, at the request of the State School Superintendent. He handles all Department of Education bills in the Senate, including helping with the School Safety Act. He is known as a proponent of free market ideas and less government. Active in professional and community affairs, Brush serves on the Marketing Council of the Homebuilders Association and is a member of the Columbia and Lincoln County Chambers of Commerce. He is a member of the Augusta Board of Realtors and the Thomson Lions Club. Born December 5, 1955 in Tucker, Brush graduated from Southern Tech. A real estate developer and home builder, he is employed by Brush & Co., and Meybohm Realty. Brush and his wife, Jamie, are the parents of four children: BJ, Nicholas, Corey, and Casey. The 24th District, which Brush represents, includes: Lincoln, Wilkes, Oglethorpe, McDuffie and Columbia County

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