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House, Senate pass tax cut bill, send it to Trump

House and Senate Republicans vote to pass the tax cut bill and send it to the president . . .

Tags: Johnny Isakson , Rob Woodall , Trump tax plan

Senate passes tax cut bill with votes of Isakson, Perdue

Johnny Isakson and David Perdue vote for a Senate tax plan that skews most of the benefits to corporations and the wealthy . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Johnny Isakson , Senate tax plan

Political Notes — Pridemore files to run for PSC seat

Tricia Pridemore, a longtime ally of Gov. Nathan Deal, files to run for the Public Service Commission . . .,

Tags: Johnny Isakson , Lynn Westmoreland , Plant Vogtle , PSC , Tricia Pridemore

Political Notes — Trump flip-flops on Afghanistan, Ga. congressmen flip-flop right along with him

Georgia’s Republican congressmen support Trump on his major policy reversal in Afghanistan . . .

Tags: afghanistan , Atlanta Confederate monuments , David Perdue , Donald Trump , Doug Collins , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal

Isakson, Perdue vote to proceed with Obamacare repeal

Senate Republicans vote to move ahead with debate on legislation that would repeal the Affordable Care Act . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Johnny Isakson , Obamacare , Senate procedural vote

Political Notes — Cagle hasn’t announced, but he’s officially running

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle may not have announced yet, but he’s filed the papers to start campaigning for governor . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , Georgia Hospital Association , Johnny Isakson , rural broadband access

Political Notes — Isakson, Perdue vote to kill the filibuster

Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue vote to strike the Senate’s longstanding filibuster rule . . .

Tags: coal ash dumps , David Perdue , Jeff Jones , Johnny Isakson , Savannah dredging project , Senate filibusters

Isakson again undergoes back surgery

Sen. Johnny Isakson, alreade dealing with Parkinson’s disease, has back surgery for the second time in a month . . .

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Ga. senators back Trump’s immigration ban

Trump’s new ban on immigrants from predominantly Muslim nations gets the enthusiastic support of Georgia’s U.S. senators . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Johnny Isakson , Trump immigration ban

Isakson recovering from back surgery

Sen. Johnny Isakson, already suffering from Parkinson’s disease, undergoes back surgery at an Atlanta hospital . . .

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