U.S. Congressman Rick Allen (R, GA-12) will host a “Coffee with the Congressman” on Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 10:30-11:30 am at the Burke County Chamber of Commerce in Waynesboro. The event will be an informal drop-in with the purpose of giving GA-12 citizens an opportunity to visit with Rep. Allen, staff members, and other GA-12 citizens.
Rep. Allen stated:
“Getting back to Georgia and visiting with folks of the 12th District is my favorite part of my job. I look forward to hearing from Georgians what is on their minds and of concern for them and their families. I encourage all who are in the area to stop by and enjoy a cup of coffee with me and members of the community.”
Rep. Allen was recently recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with its Spirit of Enterprise Award. Allen was recognized for his “pro-jobs, pro-growth policies ” in 2015 in Congress. The Chamber has released a tally of how Representatives and Senators voted on certain issues in 2015.
Tom Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber:
“We are pleased to recognize Rep. Allen for engaging in pro-business policymaking that helps strengthen our nation’s spirit of enterprise. The Spirit of Enterprise Award honors those members of Congress who are committed to ensuring that American businesses can continue to operate and succeed in a free enterprise system.”