Author: Lawton Sack

Georgia Chamber Endorses Sen. Perdue in Re-Election Campaign

The Georgia Chamber of Commerce announced today that is has formally endorsed U.S. Senator David Perdue for re-election. The Chamber cited “his outstanding record of defending free enterprise, creating jobs, and supporting small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis.”  Sen. David Perdue: “Georgia has been named the best state in the country in which to do business

Could the U.S. Senate and Presidential Races in Georgia Come Down to Batteries?

SK Innovation, an energy company based in South Korea, has been investing heavily in Georgia to construct facilities to produce electric vehicle batteries in Commerce, Georgia. Overall, they have anticipated spending $2.6 billion and creating 2,600 jobs by 2024. The batteries produced are to be used in several vehicles made by automobile manufacturers, including Volkswagen,

Elections Task Force Formed by SOS Raffensperger

From a press release: Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is forming a bipartisan task force with election experts, political leaders, state and county election officials, civil rights leaders, and nonpartisan groups to improve elections in Georgia. The Georgia Bipartisan Task Force for Safe, Secure, and Accessible Elections will meet weekly between now and the

Herschel Walker Endorses Sen. Loeffler

UGA Heisman Trophy winner and National Championship football player Herschel Walker has endorsed Sen. Kelly Loeffler for the U.S. Senate jungle primary race. An ad has been released where Herschel touts her support of President Trump, her pro-life stance, and her stand against the “cancel culture.” Transcript: HERSCHEL: “When I played football, I ran over

2020 Legislators of the Year Named by Georgia Chamber

The Georgia Chamber of Commerce announced today the award winners for its 2020 Legislators of the Year: GA Senate – Senator John F. Kennedy (Macon) GA House – Representative Brett Harrell (Snellville) Freshman – Representative Houston Gaines (Athens) The Executive Committee of the Georgia Chamber’s Government Affairs Council (GAC) votes on members of the legislative

Trey Kilpatrick to Serve as Gov. Kemp’s Top Chief

From a press release from Governor Brian Kemp’s office: Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Trey Kilpatrick will join his administration as Chief of Staff on October 15, 2020. Kilpatrick currently serves as Vice President for Government and Community Affairs for Georgia State University and formerly served as U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson’s Deputy Chief