Thu., October 13, 2011 5:25pm
Georgia sends $1.1 billion in exports to Columbia, Korea and Panama. Republicans and some business groups say, those exports stand to rise now that Congress has approved trade deals lowering tariffs on the nations. Georgia chemicals, machines and transportation equipment are among the items that could be the most boosted by lower tariffs. But some labor unions are skeptical.
Wed., November 3, 2010 2:49pm
Mike Keown called Congressman Sanford Bishop today and congratulated him on win in 2nd Congressional District. Initial reports had Keown as the winner. Bishop has served in Congress since 1993.
Tue., October 26, 2010 1:54pm
For the second time in less than a week top Washington officials makes stop in Georgia. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood visits Macon. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsak visits South Georgia.
Wed., October 20, 2010 7:00am
House Minority Leader John Boehner comes to Georgia. He was here to campaign for Austin Scott and Mike Keown, and promised them key appointments if elected.
Thu., August 5, 2010 1:20pm
U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss wants to set aside $1 million dollars in the Senate transportation bill to expand a highway in south Georgia. Proponents of the project to expand State Route 133 hope Chambliss’ request will push the Senate to work the funding into legislation this year.
Mon., August 2, 2010 4:26pm
President Obama says he will draw down troops in Iraq by the end of the month. He used a speech to the Disabled American Veterans in Atlanta for the announcement. The President also promised to help veterans no matter when and where they served.
Thu., March 18, 2010 4:28pm
People living in the Second Congressional District have diverse opinions wh