Back to Top
Sign Up for Updates
Thanks for signing up!


Shaw Blackmon serves Houston County, Georgia with simple, smart and effective leadership.


He is a fiscally conservative Republican who understands the need to protect our freedoms, grow our small businesses, and support our military community. As Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, he is uniquely positioned to influence all taxation, tariffs, and other revenue-raising measures in the state. In this role he is also serves as a chief budget writers. Shaw is committed to the ideals of limited government, family values and personal responsibility and is working tirelessly to build a better future for all Georgians.



Thursday, April 18, 2024 3:24 PM

SIne Die Edition 2

Following the end of the 2024 legislative session, we shared a detailed analysis of the state budget, which is a constitutional requirement of the General Assembly. This week, we’ll look at other legislative highlights passed during Sine Die Week. These bills include historic tax cuts, safeguarding children online and prioritizing patient protection.

Thursday, April 4, 2024 3:24 PM

SIne DIe Edition 1

The Georgia General Assembly returned to the State Capitol for the final week of the 2024 legislative session on March 28, also known as Sine Die. It was a very busy week as we worked late into the nights carrying out the people’s business and making progress for Georgians statewide.

Friday, March 22, 2024 1:52 PM

Under the Gold Dome: March 2024 Legislative Update

Add your news summary here.

Friday, March 15, 2024 12:36 PM

Under the Gold Dome: March Legislative Update

The Georgia House of Representatives continued making progress on passing significant legislation, including the FY25 budget, public safety funding and improving workforce development initiatives. Our priorities underscore our commitment to advancing the well-being and prosperity of Georgia's citizens through comprehensive, often-bipartisan measures addressing a wide range of critical issues facing the state.


Friday, March 1, 2024 1:49 PM

Under the Gold Dome: Crossover Edition

This past week, the General Assembly marked “Crossover Day,” the 28th day of the legislative session. This is the deadline for bills and resolutions to pass from their originating chamber to remain eligible for final consideration by Legislative Day 40, or "Sine Die." On Crossover Day alone, the House passed 72 bills, working long hours and late into the night to tackle a range of pressing issues important to Georgians and our state.

Paid for by Friends of Shaw Blackmon
Powered by - Political Websites
Close Menu