WHEREAS, the Lowndes County Democratic Party (LCDP) has as its first
platform plank: “Georgia Democrats believe every child in every
classroom in every school in every county in Georgia should have
access to a high quality public education”; and
WHEREAS, the LCDP agrees with the Education & Workforce Policy
Committee of the Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce that early
education is connected to a community’s long-term economic
development potential; and
WHEREAS, the proposed budget from the Georgia Governor’s office
includes the following item in the Department of Early Care and
5.5M for tiered reimbursement for Quality Rated child care programs; and
Last month we outlined our platform planks. This month, we will begin to work on exact projects, groups, activities we can do to advance our platform. Come prepared with ideas on how to support our Democratic Values,
LCDP Chairman JD Rice.
Paid for and authorized by the Lowndes County Democratic Committee, PO Box 4198, Valdosta, GA 31604. Tom Hochschild (Chair); Gretchen Quarterman (Secretary); Dennis Marks (Vice-Chair Elections); Glenn Ritchie (Vice Chair Membership); Richard Saeger (Vice Chair Qualifying); James J. Parker (Treasurer). Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee.