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  1. Chambliss proud of years in U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... did bring to his alma mater in cooperation with his fraternity brother - Georgia's other senator, Republican Johnny Isakson. "I'm proud of the work we've done with UGA over the years, everything from research grants to providing moral support as ...

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  2. Obama nominates Georgia prosecutor for deputy AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | MDJonline.com

    ... Park bombing cemented her sterling reputation as a tough, and extremely talented, attorney." U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) and Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) released a joint statement Monday applauding Yates' nomination. "Sally Yates is an ...

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  3. Georgia prosecutor is Obama's choice for U.S. deputy attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ned over in a period of several months. Yates' nomination was applauded by Georgia's two Republican senators, Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss, an indication that she could have a relatively easy confirmation.

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  4. Obama nominates Georgia attorney for No. 2 at Justice DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Constitution." Nonetheless, in a positive sign for Yates' prospects, Georgia's two Republican senators, Sen. Johnny Isakson and outgoing Sen. Saxby Chambliss, issued a joint statement praising Yates as an "exceptionally skilled attorney with a ...

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  5. Prez Obama to nominate Atlanta US Attorney Sally Yates to Deputy AG positionRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... Senate. "I know Sally Yates well and she has been an outstanding U.S. Attorney," said Sen. Johnny Isakson, a Republican from Ms. Yates's home state of Georgia. "She will have my full support." Ever the federal sentencing reform optimist, I am eager ...

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  6. Obama to tap Atlanta prosecutor for DOJRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Hill

    ... Atlanta-area Democratic donor. But she's thought to have support among congressional Republicans, with Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) telling The Wall Street Journal she "will have my full support" if nominated. That's thanks partially to her work ...

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  7. Lax Congressional Ethics Disciplinary System May Pick Up Pace in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Roll Call

    ... Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas. And there will be new GOP chairmen at both of the Ethics committees, Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia and Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania, along with a new staff director for the Senate panel in Deborah Mayer, the top ...

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  8. Congressmen to Obama: Don't renominate Michael Boggs to become a federal judge in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... flag. In late 2013, Obama nominated Boggs as part of a deal with Georgia Republican Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson to get one of his picks approved. The White House has not yet commented on whether Boggs will get renominated. (via the AJC ...

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  9. Michelle Nunn Will Probably Run Again Soon | Matt VespaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Townhall

    ... article also noted that 2016 might be too soon for Nunn to toss her hat back into the ring; the popular Sen. Johnny Isakson announced he would be seeking another term in office: Nunn's loss pumped the brakes on the Peach State's potential transition ...

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  10. Progressives Chalk Up A Win As Obama Nominee Michael Boggs Goes DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Switched

    ... he was part of an all-or-nothing package of seven nominees that he agreed to with Georgia Republican Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss. The package included some Democratic picks and some GOP picks, such as Boggs. Everyone else in the package ...

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  11. Dems urge Obama not to renominate Georgia judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Hill

    ... (D) and David Scott (D) wrote. As part of a package deal cut with Georgia GOP Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, Obama last year tapped Boggs for a promotion to the U.S. District Court in Atlanta. The move prompted an immediate outcry from ...

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  12. Army reverses forced separation for 160 officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | USA Today

    ... wrote to McHugh about this issue in November. The lawmakers, led by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., said they had "grave concerns" over the treatment of these officers and called on the Army to change its policy to "delay ...

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  13. Full benefits restored for forced-out Army captainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... In November, after the practice was reported in The New York Times, Sens. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., sent a letter to McHugh, saying, "To demote these soldiers in retirement is an injustice that devalues their service and will ...

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  14. Tom Coburn rankles Harry Reid in farewell Senate disputesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Washington Times

    ... "discovered" Mr. Coburn, "a conservative doctor from Muskogee" whom he convinced to run for Congress. Sen. Johnny Isakson, Georgia Republican, said he was printing out Mr. Coburn's farewell speech to give to his grandchildren this Christmas as ...

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  15. The Right's Plan to Beat the Republican Establishment: Act Like the Republican Establishment.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | National Journal

    It's Politics 101: Whenever a Democrat or Republican announces a run for office, the other party pounces with a "rapid response" attack on their rival's record. And so when Republican Johnny Isakson of Georgia announced last month that he would seek a third Senate term in 2016, someone was inevitably going to rain on his parade.

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  16. Lawmakers happy spending bill include...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Effingham Herald

    U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project in the government spending bill passed by Congress over the weekend. The 2015 Appropriations bill includes $1.52 million in construction funding that will keep the vital economic infrastructure project on track.

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  17. The end of the 113th Congress: In their own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Washington Post

    ... these executive and judicial nominees in a lame-duck, so this was notable for that reason among others." Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.): "I'm looking forward to seeing my nine grandchildren and my three kids and their spouses. Merry Christmas!" Sen. ...

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  18. Budget bill passed by Congress has $1.5M for Savannah harborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | SavannahNow

    ... forward." Three of the harbor expansion's major proponents in Congress - Georgia Rep. Jack Kingston and Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss - noted the spending bill also contains language that the Obama administration should treat the Savannah ...

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  19. UNG graduates 670, commissions 18Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... rs. In July, she was awarded the fourth-highest military award, the Distinguished Service Medal, by U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson for her leadership as commanding general.

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  20. Budget funds harbor expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Statesboro Herald

    The following is the text of a joint news release issued by U.S. Rep. Jack Kingson, R-Ga., and U.S. Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.: U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., and U.S. Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project, or SHEP, in the government ... (more)

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