Tag Archives: Buddy Carter

Political Notes — Here’s one Georgia congressman who will hold town hall meetings

U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter does something most of congressional colleagues won’t — schedule town hall meetings in his district . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , Jere Wood , Jim Butler , religious liberty , Sam Hall , whistleblower lawsuit

Political Notes — Buddy Carter, Southern idioms, and violence against women in Congress

Rep. Buddy Carter used some strong language against women senators who wouldn’t vote to repeal Obamacare, but is he advocating violence? . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , David Ralston , GOSA , Obamacare repeal

Senate Republicans fail to repeal Obamacare; Carter wants to ‘snatch a knot in their ass’

Another attempt to repeal Obamacare in a Senate falls 10 votes short, bringing angry words from Georgia Rep. Buddy Carter . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , Obamacare , Senate vote

Political Notes — Georgia’s only No. 2 in this business ranking

CNBC ranks Georgia as second among the states in business attractiveness, just behind Washington state . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , business rankings , Doug McKillip , film industry spending , Lisa Ring , Regina Quick

Political Notes — New water act should mean more $$$ for Savanah harbor project

The passage of a water infrastructure bill by Congress should mean more federal funding for the expansion of the port of Savannah . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , David Ralston , GVRA , Kevin Harris , life insurance policies , Ralph Hudgens , Savannah port expansion

Political Notes — A new combat unit announced for Ft. Stewart

The U.S. Army will add an armored brigade combat unit at Ft. Stewart; Georgia dominates a list of America’s poorest cities . . .

Tags: America's poorest cities , Buddy Carter , combat unit , Ft. Stewart , Johnny Isakson

Political Notes – Ga. congressmen grumble, but the budget deal moves

Despite the opposition of Georgia’s Republican members, the budget deal is passed by the U.S. House and heads over to the Senate . . .

Tags: Brian Robinson , Buddy Carter , budget deal , Georgia Chamber , Georgia congressional delegation , healthcare access study , IRS impeachment

Political Notes – The vote for Ex-Im bank funding splits the Georgia delegation

Republicans in the Georgia House delegation find themselves divided over the reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , budget deal , David Perdue , Export-Import Bank , Rob Woodall

GAO report says Virginia is better choice for security facility

Federal audit report contends Virginia would be a better choice for a security training facility than coastal Georgia . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , David Perdue , diplomatic security training , FLETC , GAO

Political Notes – Carter, Woodall say no to Iran deal

The proposed nuclear deal with Iran is sent to Congress for review, with Georgia Republicans firm in their opposition to it . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , food stamp fraud , Iran nuclear deal , JQC , Mark Dehler , Max Davis , Rob Woodall , same-sex marriages , Special Election , Taylor Bennett