Our friend and former colleague Rep. Buzz Brockway officially announced his candidacy today for Secretary of State. #GoBuzzGo
Rep. Brockway shared the following:
Representative Buzz Brockway announced today he will run for the office Secretary of State. For the past seven years Brockway has represented House District 102 covering parts of Lawrenceville and Suwanee. “I wish Secretary Kemp all the best as he seeks higher office. We’re blessed with many outstanding leaders in Georgia and I’m glad to call Secretary Kemp my friend. ” Brockway said.
“I’m running for Secretary of State because I’m committed to making Georgia the easiest place to do business, not just the best. I will work tirelessly to help every Georgian who dreams of owning their own business or obtaining an occupational license fulfill that dream. One of our most sacred rights as Americans is the right to vote. As Secretary of State, every citizen in Georgia who wants to vote will know that their vote will count and their private, personal information will be fiercely protected.” Brockway said.
Buzz Brockway has been named a “Defender of Liberty” by the American Conservative Union, holding a lifetime ACU rating of 97%. Brockway has earned 100% on Legislative scorecards by Americans For Prosperity and the National Federation of Independent Businesses. Buzz holds a A average from the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the National Rifle Association, and an A+ average from the Georgia Parents Alliance.
Buzz Brockway was first elected to the State House of Representatives in November of 2010. He serves as Chairman of the House Code Revision Committee and Chairs the State Government Administration Subcommittee of Governmental Affairs. During his time in the House, he has served as a Majority Caucus Deputy Whip and served as Vice-Chairman of the Governmental Affairs Committee. He is also a member of the Appropriations, Economic Development, Education, and Insurance
Buzz has been involved in politics since the mid-1990’s and was Chairman of the Gwinnett Republican Party from 2002 – 2005. He previously served the Gwinnett Republican Party as a Precinct Captain, District Manager and and Vice Chairman. From 2005 – 2015 Buzz was a writer at Peach Pundit, the State’s most popular independent political website. He is a 1990 Graduate of Georgia Tech with a Bachelor of Science in Management Science and runs a small business in Lawrenceville with his wife Christa. They are the proud parents of three daughters; Hope, Grace, and Joy. The Brockways are active members of Victory World Church at Hamilton Mill, and have lived Lawrenceville since 1976.