WASHINGTON, D.C.-U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and David Perdue, R-Ga., along with the entire Georgia U.S. House of Representatives delegation, today urged the administration to make the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project a top priority for its fiscal year 2017 budget recommendations.
Gov. Nathan Deal ordered flags across Georgia lowered to half-staff in honor of Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Skip Wells of Marietta and Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith of Rossville, who were killed when a gunman attacked two military recruitment centers in Chattanooga on July 16.
A representative from U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter's office will be in Rincon to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during an upcoming Congressional "Day Office." Brooke Childers will be available on Monday in Rincon.
U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter (R-Pooler) cuts the ribbon on his new district office last Friday. Carter's district staff has moved into new digs at 6602 Abercorn St. in Savannah. Carter also has a district office in Brunswick.
U.S. Rep. Rick Allen (R-Augusta) announced his staff will be holding community office hours in Springfield on June 10 from 1-3 p.m. at the Effingham County Board of Commissioners administrative complex.
An office closer to the gold dome comes with the job of majority leader of the state House of Representatives, so Rep. Jon Burns was in Atlanta on Tuesday, moving his office contents from the second floor of the Capitol to the third.
Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law the bill establishing next year's $21.8 billion state budget, which will keep Georgia moving forward in education, public safety, economic development, health care and other key areas.
Gov. Nathan Deal today signed HB 1, legislation that permits the use of medical cannabis oil to treat certain conditions. The law took effect immediately upon Deal's signature. Deal signed an executive order last month instructing state agencies, physicians and law enforcement officials to prepare for the law's enactment.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue and U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Pooler, applauded the inclusion of new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project in the president's fiscal year 2016 budget.
February 03, 2015|