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Johnny Isakson

Georgia GOPers crushing on Obama deputy AG nominee
5 days 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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Grayson to run against Isakson
3 months ago

Grayson to run against Isakson

Derrick Grayson, the self-proclaimed “Minister of Truth” whose quixotic 2014 Senate campaign netted 6,045 votes (1 percent), appears set to mount a second such primary campaign against Senator Johnny Isakson …
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Isakson announces for a third Senate term
4 months 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
5 months 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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Isakson, Reed to inspect Panama Canal
1 year ago

Isakson, Reed to inspect Panama Canal

The long-suffering bipartisan campaign to secure a deepened Port of Savannah is going international this week as Georgia’s junior U.S. senator and the mayor of Atlanta schlep to Central America …
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Isakson and Manchin join forces on individual mandate delay
1 year ago

Isakson and Manchin join forces on individual mandate delay

The muddled rollout of Obamacare’s insurance exchanges is leading to calls for delay of the individual mandate on both sides of the aisle, with Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson teaming up …
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Isakson: Heritage Action torpedoed GOP compromise efforts
1 year ago

Isakson: Heritage Action torpedoed GOP compromise efforts

Georgia Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson says a prominent conservative advocacy group is to blame for the failure of a last-ditch compromise effort Tuesday by House Republicans to reopen the federal …
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