Sen. Steve Gooch (R-Dahlonega) was sworn in last week to his fourth term in the Georgia State Senate. First elected in 2010, Sen. Gooch serves the 51st senate district that covers a portion of Pickens and Forsyth counties and all of Dawson, Fannin, Gilmer, Lumpkin, Union and White Counties.
Sen. Gooch will serve on five different committees in the Senate for the 2017-2018 legislative session. They are listed as follows:
He also has a leadership position in the Senate Republican caucus, serving as the Majority Whip. This is his second term serving in that position. Sen. Gooch can be reached at his office in Atlanta at (404) 656-9921.