(Athens, GA) – Today, conservative businessman and Secretary of State Brian Kemp released a list of law enforcement leaders that are endorsing his campaign for governor.
"From my days as Chairman of the Senate's Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee to overseeing the law enforcement division of the Secretary of State's office, I have a long track record of working collaboratively with our men and women in uniform to keep hardworking Georgians - and their families - safe.
This is the latest entry in our ongoing series from Georgia’s gubernatorial candidates on the state of education
There’s no quick fix to enhancing educational outcomes in Georgia. Despite what Democrats claim, there’s no amount of money either that can magically make all students – regardless of zip code – reach their full potential. However, there are several things that I will immediately do as Georgia’s next governor to move the needle and ensure a bright and promising future for local students.
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The Republican candidate for governor joined a chorus of conservatives opposing the sales tax exemption over the weekend after the Atlanta-based airline broke business ties with the National Rifle Association.Read More
Secretary of State Brian Kemp told supporters in Peachtree Corners that the race for governor is about trust as his campaign for the state’s highest office passed through Gwinnett County Monday morning.
Kemp greeted about two dozen supporters during a breakfast-time visit to Atlanta Bread Company in The Forum. It’s part of his “Putting Georgians First Bus Tour,” which is visiting 50 counties in 10 days. In addition to the stop in Peachtree Corners, the tour also visited Cobb, Cherokee, Forsyth and Fulton counties Monday.Read More
(Athens, GA) - In a strange turn of events, Delta Airlines' ill-advised decision to sever ties with the National Rifle Association (NRA) has jeopardized the fate of a special interest tax break that was expected to sail through the Senate and save the airline millions of dollars.Read More
Many rural Georgians have been left behind because they don’t have access to high-speed internet, said Brian Kemp, a Republican seeking to become Georgia’s next governor.
"With 25 percent of rural residents without access to high-speed internet, bringing this access to all of Georgia is a fundamental component of our plan to strengthen rural Georgia," Kemp said on his campaign website.Read More
Secretary of State Brian Kemp launched his statewide bus tour Monday with a trip to a former city jail converted into a coffee shop, where he outlined a crackdown on illegal immigration.
The Republican told a few dozen supporters it was “insane” that immigrants in the country illegally get healthcare coverage when “residents are getting priced out of the market.”Read More
During his final “State of the State” address, Governor Nathan Deal highlighted the sound investments made during his tenure in office.
From criminal justice reform to economic development initiatives, reforms in education and vital transportation projects, the “orchards of opportunity” planted under his leadership have certainly yielded their first fruits.
Sadly, “weeds of destruction” – opioid addiction, gang violence, and illegal immigration – are beginning to sprout in Georgia and we need a governor who will rip them from the soil before it’s too late.Read More