Tag Archives: Phil Gingrey

Political Notes: Lawmaker responds to religious freedom criticisms

The debate continues between supporters and critics of the proposed religious freedom legislation; Atlanta’s water and sewer bonds are upgraded by the bond rating agencies . . .

Tags: Atlanta water bonds , Josh McKoon , Nathan Deal , Phil Gingrey , religious freedom

Political Notes – Deal may be sending a signal on rideshare legislation

Gov. Deal offers a hint of where he might stand on the issue of regulating ridesharing services; Rep. Phil Gingrey donates his congressional papers to Kennesaw State . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , Bob Guhl , Common Cause Georgia , Georgia Chamber , Jack Nix , Juvenile Justice , kennesaw state , Lynne Riley , Nathan Deal , Phil Gingrey , rideshare services , Wyc Orr

Political Notes – Georgia’s GOP delegation votes against government shutdown

Georgia Republicans provide the key votes for House passage of legislation to keep the federal government funded . . .

Tags: Austin Scott , carbon emissions rule , David Perdue , DECAL , EPA , Georgia House Republicans , government shutdown , House Ethics Committee , Phil Gingrey

On the campaign trail: It’s been a bad cycle for congressmen

U.S. House members flamed out when they tried to step up and run for higher office . . .

Tags: Bob Barr , Erick Erickson , Jack Kingston , Michelle Nunn , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Senate race , U.S. Chamber of Commerce

On the campaign trail: Kingston gets Gingrey’s support too

Rep. Phil Gingrey is lining up behind his House colleague, Jack Kingston, in the GOP Senate runoff with David Perdue; Rep. Paul Broun has yet to weigh in behind either candidate . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Doug Holt , Jack Kingston , Jody Hice , Michael Collins , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Senate runoff , Steve Henson , Tom Kirby , whistleblower lawsuits

On the campaign trail: The Senate race and marijuana usage, teenage homosexuality

Marijuana busts and accusations of promoting teenage homosexuality surface in the Senate Republican primary . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , drug possession charges , karen handel , marijuana usage , Nathan Deal , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Savannah Morning News endorsement , teenage homosexuality , Youth Pride

On the campaign trail: Perdue is linked to stimulus funding

David Perdue may have a difficult time explaining to Republican primary voters the federal stimulus money given to one of his business concerns . . .

Tags: Alliant Energy , David Perdue , federal stimulus funds , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , John F. Kennedy , Phil Gingrey , Senate race , Washington Times

Poll has Perdue, Kingston still ahead in Senate race, Handel gaining

David Perdue and Jack Kingston still top the Republican field in the Senate race, but Karen Handel has gained some ground in a new poll . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Jack Kingston , karen handel , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Senate race

On the campaign trail: Nunn is leading fundraiser for the quarter

Michelle Nunn and Jack Kingston were the top fundraisers in their respective primaries for the U.S. Senate race . . .

Tags: Congressional races , David Pennington , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , John Barge , Larry Sabato , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Senate race , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: In their votes, Kingston, Broun and Gingrey are tight as a tick

You won’t find any difference these days in the voting records of Jack Kingston, Phil Gingrey and Paul Broun . . .

Tags: David Perdue , George H.W. Bush , Jack Kingston , karen handel , Michelle Nunn , Paul Broun , Paul Ryan budget , Phil Gingrey , Senate race