September 16, 2018

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Marisue Hilliard

“EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY ENDORSES 23 ADDITIONAL MOMS DEMAND ACTION VOLUNTEER LEADERS AND GUN VIOLENCE SURVIVORS RUNNING FOR ELECTED OFFICE Candidates are Running on Gun Safety Platforms at All Levels of Elected Office NEW YORK  “ Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund today endorsed a second wave “ 23 in total “ of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in …

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September 16, 2018

Planned Parenthood Endorses Marisue Hilliard

Planned Parenthood Southeast Endorses Hilliard September 16, 2018 Watkinsville — Marisue Hilliard, candidate for Georgia State Senate District 46, was endorsed by Planned Parenthood Southeast Advocates last week. Georgia State Senate District 46 includes all of Oconee County and parts of Clarke and Walton counties. “I support accessible and affordable healthcare for all Georgians and that includes access to reproductive …

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September 7, 2018

Georgia Equality Endorses Marisue Hilliard for November 6 General Election

Atlanta, GA – September 5, 2018 – Today, Georgia Equality, the state’s largest LGBT advocacy organization, released its endorsements for the upcoming November 2018 elections. “In a year that could truly change the course of government in our state, we are proud to announce our latest endorsements for the upcoming general election. The 21 candidates we are endorsing today join …

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September 2, 2018

Forest Service Trailblazer Hopes to Unseat GOP Senate Majority Leader

Georgia’s WIN List is proud to endorse Marisue Hilliard for Senate District 46, where she hopes to defeat Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert, a champion of “Campus Carry” legislation and bills which discriminate against the LGBTQ community. The heavily gerrymandered district, earlier represented by Brian Kemp, includes portions of Clarke, Oconee and Walton counties. Marisue says her distinguished 32-year career …

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July 1, 2018

‘Unidos:’ Athens community holds Families Belong Together rally to protest separation of immigrant families

“Hours before families descended on downtown Athens to celebrate Independence Day, protestors at the University of Georgia Arch participated in a national movement to rally against the separation of immigrant families at the U.S. border. Members of the community gathered together on Saturday morning, June 30, for Athens-Clarke County’s “Families Belong Together” rally, largely organized by Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens, …

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June 3, 2018

Marisue Hilliard to launch Senate District 46 campaign rally this Sunday

“Democratic candidate for Georgia Senate District 46, Marisue Hilliard, will be launching her campaign with a kickoff rally this Sunday, June 3, at Harris Shoals Park in Watkinsville. The event is set to take place from 5-7 p.m. Hilliard will be challenging Republican Sen. Bill Cowsert in the November election for the Georgia General Assembly seat. Cowsert and Hilliard both …

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May 16, 2018

Hilliard awarded Gun Sense Candidate distinction

Hilliard awarded Gun Sense Candidate distinction May 10, 2018 Today Marisue Hilliard, candidate for Georgia State Senate District 46, was honored to receive the Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate distinction. Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is a nonpartisan grassroots movement of Americans fighting for common sense reforms that protect the 2nd Amendment and also make communities …

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March 10, 2018

Democrat qualifies against Republican Bill Cowsert for Georgia Senate seat

“After searching for more than a month for a candidate to oppose Sen. Bill Cowsert in the Georgia State Senate District 46 election, Athens-Clarke County Democratic Committee has found a candidate. Marisue Hilliard, a former U.S. National Forest Supervisor and local leader of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, qualified to run for the seat on March 7, …

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