GAGOP: Chairman Padgett Applaudes Signing Of Gun Bill By Governor Nathan Deal

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GAGOP CHAIRMAN PADGETT APPLAUDS SIGNING OF GUN BILL 

BY GOVERNOR DEAL

Today, Republican Governor Nathan Deal joined with local lawmakers and 2nd Amendment advocates to sign into law House Bill 60, The Safe Carry Protection Act of 2014, which expands gun rights for firearm owners in Georgia.  In response to this landmark legislation becoming law, Georgia Republican Party Chairman John Padgett issued the following statement:

“I applaud Governor Deal, Republican Leadership in the House and Senate, and defenders of the 2nd Amendment in the Georgia General Assembly for passing legislation to protect and defend our right to bear arms,” said Chairman Padgett. Continue reading

GA 12 – Delvis Dutton Congress: Announces 'Farmers For Delvis' Coalition

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Delvis Dutton Campaign Announces ’Farmers for Delvis’ Coalition

Today, the Delvis Dutton for Congress campaign announced the ‘Farmers for Delvis’ coalition. These 12th district agricultural leaders will help recruit and organize local farmers for the campaign and advise the campaign on agricultural policy and issues. Kyle Durrence, a Reidsville pecan farmer, said, “I’m enthusiastically supporting Delvis because he understands the importance of farming not only for South Georgia, but for the entire country. The agriculture community has no better friend than Delvis Dutton –  he’s one of us.” Delvis has been a strong advocate for the agriculture community while in Atlanta and will continue to look out for the best interests of Georgia farmers. The coalition includes the following team members: Continue reading

GA 12 – Rick Allen Congress: Announces Farmers For Rick Coalition Chair

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Rick Allen Announces Farmers For Rick Coalition Chair

Rick Allen Announces H.G. Yeomans as Farmers For Rick Coalition Chair.

Yeomans, of Swainsboro, endorsed Rick by saying, “I support Rick Allen because he understands the importance of a strong farming and agricultural economy. I believe Rick Allen’s conservative ideas will help lead our country back to the principles we believe in.”

Rick thanked Yeomans by saying, “The 12th District of Georgia needs someone in Washington who will stand up for its agricultural community. Continue reading

Gov. Nathan Deal: Volunteer on 26 April

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From Nathan Deal Governor:

Join us this Saturday, April 26, from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm to get out the vote and re-elect Governor Deal. Sign up here to volunteer.

WHAT: Volunteer at Deal for Governor

WHERE: 225 Corey Center SE, Atlanta, GA 30312

WHEN: Saturday, April 26, from 8:30 AM-1:00 PM

Breakfast will be provided. Please drop by and stay for as long as you can!

Gov. Nathan Deal: Support HB 60 – Sign The Petition

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Deal signs bill underscoring Second Amendment rights

Governor: Legislation will protect rights of licensed concealed carry permit holders

Gov. Nathan Deal today signed into law House Bill 60, legislation that protects law-abiding, licensed Georgia citizens’ Second Amendment rights.

“For decades now I have staunchly defended our Second Amendment rights as both a legislator and as governor,” said Deal. “This legislation will protect the constitutional rights of Georgians who have gone through a background check to legally obtain a Georgia Weapons Carry License. Roughly 500,000 Georgia citizens have a permit of this kind, which is approximately 5 percent of our population. Continue reading

Gov. Nathan Deal: Signs Bill Underscoring Second Amendment Rights

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From Governor Nathan Deal:

Deal signs bill underscoring Second Amendment rights

Governor: Legislation will protect rights of licensed concealed carry permit holders

Gov. Nathan Deal today signed into law House Bill 60, legislation that protects law-abiding, licensed Georgia citizens’ Second Amendment rights.

“For decades now I have staunchly defended our Second Amendment rights as both a legislator and as governor,” said Deal. “This legislation will protect the constitutional rights of Georgians who have gone through a background check to legally obtain a Georgia Weapons Carry License. Roughly 500,000 Georgia citizens have a permit of this kind, which is approximately 5 percent of our population. Continue reading