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  1. Ted Oglesby honored by state lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times

    ... such as Gov. Nathan Deal, Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, former U.S. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson. In addition to his work in the political sphere and owning the Gainesville Tribune, Oglesby was an editorial editor for the ...

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  2. An emerging union challenge: 'micro' managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | McKnightsonline.com

    ... one may have a courtroom decision in its future. Lawmakers have already started weighing in. Last week, Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA) again introduced his Representation Fairness Restoration Act, which would outlaw micro unions. "When the National ...

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  3. Vote-a-rama mania hits the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KSFO AM 560

    ... vote on the bill. "Don't go out and have a beer before late-night votes. It makes you go to sleep," Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Georgia, quipped when asked about how to survive the session that could last 12 to 16 hours. "I brought my shoes with the big ...

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  4. Isakson on Fox News TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Peach Pundit

    Sen. Johnny Isakson will appear on Brett Baier's Special Report on Fox News tonight sometime during the 6 p.m. hour.

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  5. Republican Lawmakers Target 'Micro-Unions'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Manufacturing.net

    Republican lawmakers fired yet another salvo on federal labor regulators this month with the introduction of a proposal banning so-called "micro-unions." Sen. Johnny Isakson reintroduced his Representation Fairness Restoration Act last week with 12 Republican co-sponsors.

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  6. Former top US diplomat Colin Powell: Lee Kuan Yew 'made things happen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Straits Times

    Former secretary of state Colin Powell signs the condolence book for Mr Lee Kuan Yew at the Singapore embassy in Washington on March 25, 2015. -- ST PHOTO: JEREMY AU YONG Senator John McCain signs the condolence book for Mr Lee Kuan Yew on March 25, 2015 on Capitol Hill as Singapore ambassador to the US Ashok Mirpuri, Senator Johnny Isakson and Senator Bob Corker look on.

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  7. Chairman Isakson on Top Priorities for Senate Committee on Veterans' AffairsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Common Ills

    Senator Johnny Isakson is the Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. His office issued the following on Monday: veterans

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  8. VA to relax 40-mile rule for private medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... be unveiled at a hearing Tuesday before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. The committee's chairman, Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and other lawmakers have criticized the VA for what they call an overly strict interpretation of a landmark law ...

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  9. VA says it will relax 40-mile rule for private medical careRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... the highest-quality health care and should not be denied this right simply because of where they live," Sens. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said in a joint statement. "We are pleased that Secretary McDonald is responding ...

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  10. White House unveils 'paid leave tour' -- NLRB schedules Boeing...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Politico

    ... U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), along with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senator Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.), announced the reintroduction of the The Family Friendly And Workplace Flexibility Act, which would allow workers to use ...

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  11. VA to relax 40-mile rule for private careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | NWAonline

    ... the highest-quality health care and should not be denied this right simply because of where they live," Sens. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said in a joint statement. "We are pleased that Secretary McDonald is responding ...

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  12. Isakson, Blumenthal Statement on VA's Expansion of Veterans' Choice ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Common Ills

    Senator Johnny Isakson is the Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and Senator Richard Blumenthal is the Ranking Member. They issued this joint-statement today.

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  13. Vets eligible for health care could double under new ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... be unveiled at a hearing Tuesday before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. The committee's chairman, Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and other lawmakers have criticized the VA for what they call an overly strict interpretation of a landmark law ...

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  14. Senate Republicans Offer Their Own Paid Family Leave ProposalRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | US News & World Report

    ... The bill is sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga. "Countless Americans face the daily reality of having more to do with less time to do it, and though Congress can't ...

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  15. VA rule change could double number of vets eligible for health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS News

    ... be unveiled at a hearing Tuesday before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. The committee's chairman, Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and other lawmakers have criticized the VA for what they call an overly strict interpretation of a landmark law ...

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  16. VA says it will relax 40-mile rule for privateaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Times

    ... be unveiled at a hearing Tuesday before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. The committee's chairman, Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and other lawmakers have criticized the VA for what they call an overly strict interpretation of a landmark law ...

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  17. VA loosens 40-mile rule for access to healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | UPI

    ... to a rule that has the potential to significantly impact the success of the Veterans Choice Program," Sens. Johnny Isakson , R-Ga., and Richard Blumenthal , D-Conn., said in a joint statement. The Veterans of Foreign Wars advocacy group said the new ...

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  18. VA to ease '40-mile rule' for private medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Hill

    ... to significantly impact the success of the Veterans Choice Program," Senate Veterans Affairs Chairman Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) and Ranking Member Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) said in a joint statement. "My hope is that we can remove or decrease the 40 ...

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  19. SA-US poultry groups 'need to talk seriously'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Iol.co.za

    This past Friday, Business Report had an interview with US Senator Chris Coons about the long-running dispute between South Africa and the US over Pretoria's anti-dumping duties on US poultry exports. Coons, along with his Republican counterpart Johnny Isakson of Georgia, want South Africa to scrap the duties or risk being kicked out of the African Growth and Opportunity Act , a preferential trade scheme that allows duty-free access into the US of various South African exports, including cars, wine, citrus and textiles.

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  20. Justice Department No. 2 nominee to showcase GOP supportRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Politico

    ... support for her among the party's most conservative lawmakers, a Justice official said. In addition to Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue, Yates is expected to be introduced by a prominent Peach State Democrat from the House, Rep. John Lewis. ...

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