______________________________________________ - ENDORSEMENTS RECEIVED
Georgia State Representative - Democrat  -  State Representative District 53
I ask that you continue to share your ideas
and concerns with me.
Ambassador Andrew Young & Carolyn Young
Fulton County Commission Vice Chair, Emma I. Darnell
Former City of Atlanta Council President, Cathy Woolard
Minority Leader, Rep. Stacey Abrams
Minority Whip, Rep. Carolyn Hugley
Minority Caucus Chair, Rep. Brian Thomas
Minority Vice Chair, Rep. Rashad Taylor
Minority Chief Deputy Whip, Rep. Billy Mitchell
Minority Caucus Secretary, Rep. Stephanie Stuckey Benfield
Representative Tyrone Brooks
Representative Roger Bruce
Representative Winfred Dukes
Representative Dee Dawkins-Haigler
Representative Margaret Kaiser
Representative Alisha Thomas Morgan
Representative Sandra Scott
Representative Sharon Beasley Teague
Representative Keisha Waites
"Your leadership on education reform and commitment to putting the interests of students first have earned you the endorsement of Parents and Teachers for Putting StudentsFirst. Representative Jones is a strong supporter of meaningful education reform who will continue to fight tirelessly to ensure that Georgia students have access to the quality education they deserve – no matter their zip code."
“We appreciate you ensuring that all children have access to a high quality education; and giving parents the opportunity to find the schools that serves the individual needs of their child.”
“We are deeply appreciative of your support and efforts to protect Georgia’s civil justice system.”
"We appreciate your willingness to listen to our concerns about issues relating to dentistry and oral health care in Georgia."
IAM&AW AFL-CIO, 32 year union member; Shop Steward.
Previously held Position in Local 709:
Trustee (1st female);  Executive Board member;  Bylaws Committee Chair;  Grand Lodge Convention Delegate;  Women's Convention Delegate (twice); Legislative Committee Member, and Shop Steward.

Previously held  Position in Machinists Union:
Legislative Representative for the Georgia State Council of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (AFL-CIO).  As Legislative Representative for the state of Georgia, I was the voice for over 9,000 working men and women throughout the state of Georgia.  

In this position, I traveled to Washington, D.C.  and met with U.S. Representatives and Senators on issues affecting working families in Georgia.  I also met with Georgia's Representatives and Senators at the State Capitol on the same issues (rasing the minimum wage, unemployment benefits and worker's compensation for the working men and women of our state)
"Rep. Jones supports policies that help women and their families make responsible choices about family planning and overall reproductive health.”
“We are honored to support your campaign. We look forward and welcome the chance to work with you as a resource on the financial services industry in the future."
                       “Effective advocate for the issues most important to women and their families.”
"We recognize the need to keep legislators who have the wisdom to listen to all persons interested in pending bills in order to understand the issues, and who then have the courage to cast the tough votes.  Georgia needs legislators who are dedicated to enacting laws which are in the best interest of all the people of the state."
"Thank your for the collaborative effort on many pieces of legislation, ensuring skilled nursing residents and those who provide care, continue to practice in a safe environment with the resources necessary to maintain their high standards.  Your support in making skilled nursing care facilities, assisted living communities, and SOURCE a high priority in our great state is humnbling and appreciated more than you will ever know."
"We appreciate the strong support you have given home and community based service providers throughout the state of Georgia."
"Without people like you - people with the mental toughness to work through the difficult problems - government in Georgia would not be as responsive.  ....one who can be counted on to listen and to make an independendent decision."
The Georgia Association of Quality Proprietary Higher Education (GAQPHE)
  "Member institutions, DeVry University, Chamberlain College of Nursing and Herzing University, appreciate your continued efforts to the state of Georgia, and to improving higher education."
Endorsements received in Previous Elections:
Georgia Association of Educators
Georgia Conservation of Voters