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  1. It's BBQ SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    ... candidate, Governor John Kasich of Ohio. Others in attendance include Governor Nathan Deal, Senator Johnny Isakson, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, Commissioners Ralph Hudgens and Gary Black, and Congressman Jody Hice. Tickets are just $15.00 and can ...

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  2. Johnny Isakson is very wrong about the Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Peach Pundit

    ... requires retention by providers - fell just short of the 60 votes required on a motion to proceed. Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue voted against the bill. The U.S. House of Representatives passed the USA FREEDOM Act by a wide margin earlier in ...

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  3. Isakson Talks Veterans' Issues on C-SPAN NewsmakersRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | The Common Ills

    Senator Johnny Isakson is the Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and his office issued the following: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2015 Contact: Amanda Maddox 202-224-7777 veterans

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  4. Majority of Americans don't use sunscreen, study revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Effingham Herald

    ... you do continue to delay in taking action? Some of those applications have been pending for 12 years," Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Georgia), the main backer of the Sunscreen Innovation Act, asked FDA officials at a hearing last month, The Post reported. ...

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  5. Veterans Affairs Chair Johnny Isakson Commemorates Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Peach Pundit

    Georgia's Johnny Isakson is chairman of the U.S. Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. A veteran himself, Isakson has worked to get answers to why many veterans have to wait a long time to get an appointment at a VA hospital.

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  6. More Read the original story

    Saturday May 23 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... over long wait times for veterans seeking health care and falsified records covering up the delays. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, said the change approved Friday would "ensure veterans can receive ...

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  7. Will Rezoning Feud Ignite a Helen Comeback?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | MDJonline.com

    ... er is embalming fluid.'" --- POLITICS: Georgians for Isakson will host a re-election fundraiser for U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson on Wednesday at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center. The evening will start with a VIP reception

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  8. Nation and world news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Erie Times News

    WASHINGTON "" Rival Republican presidential candidates Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Marco Rubio of Florida are teaming up on Iran. The duo, along with Georgia GOP Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue, are demanding a report on Iranian military power from the Pentagon.

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  9. Senate tweaks veterans health law to boost specialized careRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... over long wait times for veterans seeking health care and falsified records covering up the delays. Sen. Johnny Isakson , R-Ga., chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, said the change approved Friday would "ensure veterans can receive ...

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  10. TV listings: Weekend of May 23-24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    ... Blair. "This Week" (ABC at 10) features Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio); "Newsmakers" (C-SPAN at 10) talks to Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.); "Sunday Morning Futures With Maria Bartiromo" (Fox News Channel at 10) hosts Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.); "This Is ...

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  11. Big Bird or Big Oil? Mismanagement is jeopardizing the future of Seattle's KCTSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... Republican Party; recently she contributed to the campaign of the climate-crisis denying Georgia Congressman Johnny Isakson, one of the most notoriously right-wing members of the House . She is a woman of considerable clout, without question. An ...

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  12. Cruz, Rubio Team Up on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Roll Call

    Rivals and allies, Cruz and Rubio are demanding the Pentagon report on Iranian military capabilities. The duo, along with Georgia GOP Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue , are demanding a report on Iranian military power from the Pentagon.

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  13. Senate jockeys on trade, NSA reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WHIO

    ... of the Patriot Act. "We're going to be here until we do something that takes us down the road," said Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), who says he favors a short term extension of the status quo to give lawmakers more time to reach a deal. But, the ...

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  14. Isakson, Perdue call for truck safety upgrades after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Georgia's U.S. senators are citing a recent highway crash that killed five nursing students as they push the federal Department of Transportation to mandate new safety requirements for heavy trucks. Republican Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue sent a letter Thursday to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx asking the agency to finalize a rule requiring heavy tractor-trailers to use devices limiting their top speeds.

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  15. Denver VA: Congress balking at bailout for massively over-budget projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Stars and Stripes

    ... VA saying a congressional bailout is "nearly impossible." Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., said he was disappointed Congress had not found a way forward for the project. The VA recently notified lawmakers that ...

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  16. GCAR Joins Thousands Of Realtors To Advance Key Housing Issues And Priorities In Nation's CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... The group also discussed key issues with Georgia elected officials such as Representative Tom Graves, Senator Johnny Isakson, and Senator David Perdue. Members of the National Association of Realtors focused on several major issues pertaining to ...

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  17. Republicans want more fiscal, not social conservatismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... percent say things are about right. Towery notes that, since the poll also shows 71 percent approval for Sen. Johnny Isakson's job performance and 78 percent for Gov. Nathan Deal's, there doesn't seem to be significant displeasure. "We really ask ...

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  18. Lawmakers: Future of over-budget Denver VA hospital unclearRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | KDWN

    The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans committees said Thursday the future of an over-budget VA hospital under construction in Denver is unclear because the Veterans Affairs Department hasn't come up with an acceptable plan for funding it. Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia and Rep. Jeff Miller of Florida also criticized the VA for not punishing those responsible for the overrun.

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  19. Ga. senators want truck safety upgrades after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... federal Department of Transportation to mandate new safety requirements for heavy trucks. Republican Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue sent a letter Thursday to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx asking the agency to finalize a rule requiring ...

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  20. Inside Advantage Poll: GOP presidential candidates, Ga. elected officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... they view as both fiscal and social conservatives. When asked about the job performance of U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, likely GOP voters made it clear that they approve of the job Isakson is doing: Approve of Isakson's job performance: 71% ...

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