State Sens. Renee Unterman (at podium) and Nan Orrock (fourth from left), a Republican and a Democrat, who have both filed ERA legislation, spoke about their efforts at a state Capitol press conference on Wednesday. Credit: Maggie Lee

ERA, now?

The idea of ratifying ERA is getting some serious bipartisan support in the Georgia Legislature — about 36 years after the deadline to change the Constitution to guarantee equal rights for people regardless of sex.