State Representative Rick Jasperse of Jasper, Ga has been tapped to lead the powerful Transportation Committee in the Georgia State House.
Jasperse will take over as House Transportation Chairman from Former State Rep. Kevin Tanner who resigned to run for Congress last year. As Chairman of the Transportation Committee, Jasperse will lead the flow of legislation dealing with roads and transportation issues in the State House. Representative Jasperse was the former Chairman of the Education Committee in the Georgia House last session.
He is starting his 6th term representing citizens in the 11th District. The 11th District includes all of Pickens County and portions of Gordon and Murray Counties.