Daily Update June 22. 2018

Ballinger named to national child welfare initiative

Tribune Ledger News

State Rep. Mandi Ballinger, R-Canton is one of 25 legislators selected for the National Conference of State Legislatures inaugural Child Welfare Fellows Program.

The year-long program supports state legislators across the country and legislative staff who are experienced, or emerging leaders on child welfare issues, according to a written statement from the Georgia House of Representatives.

“It is a great honor to be named to the inaugural class of NCSL’s Child Welfare Fellows Program,” Ballinger said in a statement. “This program will bring together a diverse group leaders from all over the nation to share new ideas and workable legislative solutions to child welfare-related issues. I look forward to working alongside others who are passionate about improving outcomes for children, as well as sharing my experiences as an advocate for Georgia’s children with my fellow program members.”



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