The Georgia Republican Party will host seven debates throughout Georgia for candidates seeking the U.S. Senate seat now held by retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss.
State lawmakers said Thursday morning they were happy with the agreement reached between a Screven County textile plant and an environmental group over the Ogeechee River's future.
Gov. Nathan Deal will have at least one challenger in the Republican primary for his re-election bid.
HINESVILLE - Gov. Nathan Deal touched on job creation and growing the economy, educating the future workforce, benefits of the Port of Savannah expansion project and criminal justice reform during his visit Wednesday to Liberty County.
Gov. Nathan Deal hailed Wednesday's U.S. House passage of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act as a "breakthrough moment" in the effort to deepen the Savannah Harbor.
A representative from U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office will be in Effingham County to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during an upcoming congressional day office.
U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., have co-sponsored the Union Bailout Prevention Act, which would prevent the Obama administration from granting unions' request for special Affordable Care Act premium tax subsidies for union members' health care plans.
Here is a snapshot of what Congress has to deal with between now and Oct. 1.
More than 1,000 attendees gathered in Macon last Monday to celebrate the career and accomplishments of U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss as part of the Georgia Chamber's 2013 Congressional Luncheon. The annual event brought together business leaders and elected officials from across the state to recognize Chambliss, who will retire from public service at the end of his Senate term in 2014.
Republican Rick Allen likes his chances of winning the 2014 race for Georgia's 12th Congressional District.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Beginning today, U.S. Rep. John Barrow (D-Augusta) will launch his "trading places" program throughout the 12th District. In order to hear directly from constituents and learn more about local businesses, Barrow will work alongside citizens of the 12th District as they do their daily jobs.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman John Barrow (D-Augusta) introduced bipartisan legislation, the Restoring Access to Medication Act, with U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.) to repeal a provision included in President Obama's health care law.
A representative from U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office will be in Effingham County to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during an upcoming Congressional Day Office.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., was bestowed the Distinguished Public Service Award by U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at a ceremony in his office. This honor is the highest civilian award given by the Department of the Navy to those who perform outstanding services of substantial and long-term benefit to the Navy, Marine Corps, or department as a whole.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Savannah) voted Thursday to reform the nation's nutrition and agricultural programs in an effort to save taxpayers $40 billion and chart the course for additional savings.
One of Effingham County's two state representatives appears to be headed back to Atlanta for another two-year term.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., was recognized earlier this month with resolutions adopted in the Georgia State Senate and the Georgia House of Representatives for his service to the state of Georgia and the nation. Chambliss addressed both chambers upon receiving his recognition at the state Capitol in Atlanta on Feb. 10.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., joined 37 of their Republican colleagues in co-sponsoring legislation to stop the Internal Revenue Service from implementing its proposal to curtail the political activities of 501(c)(4) groups.
A representative from U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office will be in Effingham County to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during Tuesday's congressional day office.
STATESBORO - The Port of Savannah deepening is closer to becoming reality, and Georgia's economy appears to be recovering at a noticeably faster clip than the nation's overall.
U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., vice chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and senior member of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee, toured Camp Phoenix in Afghanistan to meet with Guardsmen in the 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team from Macon.
U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., was inducted Thursday into the Peanut Hall of Fame by the Georgia Peanut Commission.
STATESBORO - When Sam Nunn ran for U.S. Senate in 1972, he wasn't well-known across Georgia.
Jack Kingston is back in Washington, D.C., as Congress resumes its 113th session. But he's been pulling a lot of double duty as a sitting member of the House of Representative and an active candidate for a U.S. Senate seat.
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