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Georgia GOPers crushing on Obama deputy AG nominee
2 years ago

Georgia GOPers crushing on Obama deputy AG nominee

President Barack Obama’s choice for the second-highest-ranking prosecutor at the Department of Justice will be introduced by the nominee’s home state senators, Republicans David Perdue and Johnny Isakson, during a …
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Perdue tapped for subcommitee chairmanship
2 years ago

Perdue tapped for subcommitee chairmanship

It’s only been three weeks since he was formally sworn-in, but freshman Georgia Senator David Perdue has been tapped to helm a subcommittee.

Perdue is set to chair “the Foreign …
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Perdue co-sponsors term limits resolution
2 years ago

Perdue co-sponsors term limits resolution

Newly-minted Senator David Perdue is putting his name on a resolution that would amend the Constitution to term limit members of Congress.

Term limits were a crucial pillar of his …
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Perdue takes office
2 years ago

Perdue takes office

Just over two months following the close of a grueling campaign, businessman turned first-time candidate David Perdue officially became Georgia’s junior senator.

He was accompanied in the Senate gallery for …
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On David Perdue and ‘presidential timber’
2 years ago

On David Perdue and ‘presidential timber’

It’s hard to imagine that anyone in Senator-elect David Perdue’s orbit is thinking about another campaign, but that’s not stopping prominent national strategists from deeming the Georgian a Republican with …
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Isakson announces for a third Senate term
2 years ago

Isakson announces for a third Senate term

Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson announced he’s running for a third-term in 2016 this morning.

A long list of top GOPers in the state flanked him at the announcement rally, held …
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Isakson will seek third term
2 years ago

Isakson will seek third term

Just like that, we’re off to 2016.

Senator Johnny Isakson, soon-to-become Georgia’s senior senator following David Perdue’s swearing-in early next year, is quashing rumors of retirement and is making public …
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