Rep. Jones: 59 votes missed in one day due to family emergency

A Georgia lawmaker who missed a quarter of his votes in the 2019 legislative session said a family emergency on the final day of the legislative session was the culprit for most of them. State Rep. Vernon Jones (D-Lithonia) missed most, but not all of those votes, on the day the session adjourned.
Published: 6:12 PM EDT April 18, 2019
Updated: 6:10 PM EDT April 18, 2019