Watch Senator Rhett's College Hall of Fame Video Induction
(L-R) Gregorio Kishketon, Carlos Robinson, Murod Mamatov, Dr. Michael Rhett, Sen. Rob Standridge
On behalf of the Oklahoma City Community College Association of Alumni and Friends, we congratulate the 2018 Oklahoma City Community College Alumni Hall of Fame inductees recently honored in a ceremony on-campus:
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Gregorio Kishketon - Privacy, HIPAA, FOIA and Compliance Officer – US Department of Veterans Affairs
Carlos Robinson - Director of Admissions, Recruitment, and Outreach – Langston University
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Senator "Doc" Rhett has successfully sent to the Governor for his signature!
This bill allows local governments to petition the state to designate a banking improvement zone where residents have insufficient access to banks.
Law enforcement liability coverage when rescuing children & pets in hot locked cars
Blind persons; child custody rights; provisions
Free weapon permit for law enforcement officers who had to retire honorably because of a disability
It will increase the personal allowance allotted for senior citizens in nursing homes to purchase personal hygiene and toiletry items to $70 dollars a month.
They will now have more money for their personal needs
It was attached to House Bill 206, adopted, and signed by the governor.
The last increase was about 10 years ago!
Cobb County Democrats Legislator of the Year!
Remembering our student leader!
Sen. Doc Rhett
Rep. Teri Anulewicz
Rank Top Among Cobb State Legislators On Environmental Issues
State budget includes funds for Cobb veterans center
When the Georgia General Assembly passed a nearly $26 billion state budget for fiscal 2021 last week, it paved the way for Atlanta-area military veterans to receive new support and career training.
Documents show the new budget will provide funding for a Georgia Veterans Career Transition Resource (VECTR) Center in Cobb County. If signed by Gov. Brian Kemp, the budget will allocate $2.25 million in state funds to renovate part of Chattahoochee Technical College's Marietta Campus, outfitting the technical school for veteran-specific training programs.
State Sen. Michael Rhett, D-Marietta, one of the lawmakers involved in adding the VECTR Center to the state budget, said his Air Force experience inspired his support for the center.
Rhett said a new VECTR Center in Cobb County will serve those from every branch of the military. The center will include programs for veterans to learn new skills in plumbing, electrical and technology fields etc. The senator believes Chattahoochee Technical College will be an important partner for the veterans and community.
"I retired from the Air Force Reserve at Dobbins Air Reserve Base," Rhett said, "and one of my jobs was career adviser, to help men and women make the transition from their military career to their civilian career."
Loud said the new facility would attract retired military veterans from across the state and country to metro Atlanta. He expects skilled workers from the military to seek out the VECTR training programs to earn certification and begin their civilian careers.
5 Steps To Take If You Can’t Afford Rent due to Covid 19 hardship
1. Communicate With Your Landlord
2. File a Declaration Form With Your Landlord
3. Apply for Rent Relief
The Cobb County agencies are
Star c www.Star-c.org
Center for family resources www.thecfr.org
Cobb Homesavers www. cobbhomesaver.org
Sweet water mission 770-819-0662 ext 16
St.Vincent DePaul St. Vincent De Paul willing to help. Please share with those in need to call 770-268-0996, leave a message and state there need. They help people with car payments, insurance,
Email email@example.com to request rental assistance
4. Seek Legal Aid if you Need Help
5.If You’re Called to Court, Attend all Eviction Hearings