Congressman Bishop Has High Hopes for New VA Secretary
Sanford Bishop, one of Georgia's three military veterans in congress, says he likes the confirmation of Robert McDonald as new Veterans Affairs Secretary.
Pelosi: Republicans 'on their own' in border vote
House Republicans are "on their own" as they attempt to pass an emergency response to the southern border crisis, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned Thursday.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Which 37 House Democrats Voted with the GOP to Poison Your Water?
Today, the House brought up several bills in suspension in order to finish off with some issues before the August recess.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
GOP Votes to Block Immigrant Families from Getting the Child Tax Credit. Which 25 Dems Joined Them?
Continuing its piecemeal approach to passing tax extenders, the House voted today to extend the Child Tax Credit--and to make it more regressive.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
A good run that hopefully isn't done
For the next five months-plus, Jack Kingston will have a job to do. And we expect him to do it the same way and in the same manner he has approached it for the previous 21 ½ years.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Halbig ruling could affect exchange subsidies for 7.3 million...
HALBIG: WHAT'S AT STAKE The federal appeals court in D.C. could issue a decision today in yet another highly watched Obamacare lawsuit, this one questioning whether insurance premium subsidies can be awarded through federal-run exchanges.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Isakson introduces Ocmulgee national park bill to Senate
People walk the trail between the Earth Lodge and the Great Temple Mound at the Ocmulgee National Monument in this 2011 file photo Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., introduced a bill late last week that, if passed, will change the name of Ocmulgee National Monument to the Ocmulgee National Historical Park.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Chattahoochee Chatter: Wrestling, concerts on tap for fall
SEC Media Days are next week. We've only been counting the days, hours and minutes since the U.S. fell to Belgium in that other football.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Rep. Bishop's Photo Contest
Representative Sanford Bishop's office is hosting their annual photo contest. If you have a photo you like of Southwest or Middle Georgia you can submit it to SanfordBishopPhotos gmail.com.