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  1. Energy Bill Greens Financial AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Caller

    ... and mandates to be implemented by housing and finance agencies. First, there is an amendment from Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), a former real estate agent, which would loosen credit standards for buyers of "green" homes who obtain taxpayer-backed ...

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  2. Republicans find yet another way to offend Latinos: blocking a judicial nomination over immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    ... has nonetheless taken liberal stances on immigration policy. Perdue's home-state colleague Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson, isn't giving his blessing, either. But the White House isn't backing down, declining to withdraw the nomination while moving ...

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  3. Senators introduce three bills to stop DOL fiduciary ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | InvestmentNews

    While the House has been active considering similar legislation, this marks the first time the Senate is jumping into the fray Three senators introduced legislation Thursday to stop a pending Labor Department rule that would raise investment advice standards for retirement accounts. A measure written by Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., would require Congress to approve the DOL rule - which would require advisers to act as fiduciaries to clients in 401 and individual retirement accounts - before it goes into effect.

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  4. McCain selected to prestigious US Senate Youth programRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | John's Creek Herald

    ... Department of Defense schools, and the District of Columbia. McCain's selection was announced by U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) based on her leadership and academic accomplishments. She was nominated by her teachers and ...

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  5. AAFP Urges Senate Group to Change Chronic Care PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    Even as Americans are living longer and physicians must devote an ever-larger proportion of their time to managing patients' chronic care needs, Medicare policy remains based on acute, episodic treatment with only a limited focus on care coordination. The Senate Finance Committee is addressing this disconnect through a bipartisan working group headed by Sens. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Mark Warner, D-Va., that is exploring ways to revise the delivery of chronic care for patients in Medicare, Medicaid and other government health plans.

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  6. Big news out of the Capitol for EffinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Effingham Herald

    ... wife, Mitzi, a former Ebenezer Middle School teacher. The General Assembly also welcomed longtime U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson to the state Capitol. Senator Isakson is a committed public servant with a heart for our veterans. As the chairman of both the ...

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  7. Honor Flight for WWII and Korean War vets gets financial lift from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... photos with the veterans from Coastal Georgia and a few from Jacksonville. Also, the office staffs of Sen. Johnny Isakson and Sen. David Perdue greeted them and U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Ga., was there to welcome them when they got off the buses at ...

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  8. Congress and the administration are taking steps to help patients plan for end-of-life medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | ABA Journal

    ... The ABA supports the Care Planning Act of 2015 (S. 1549), sponsored by Sens. Mark R. Warner, D-Va., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga. The legislation, in addition to authorizing Medicare to reimburse health care professionals who provide planning ...

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  9. Albers: "Imperative" To Find Ways To Slash Court System CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Patch.com

    ... Trooper who went above and beyond his call of duty last Halloween. This week we were joined by U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson and a delegation from the Georgia National Guard in celebration of National Guard Day on Monday. Both Sen. Isakson and Adjutant ...

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  10. Sorry, Georgia, You Won't Get Your First Latino Federal Judge After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Huffington Post

    ... nominated him in July 2015, with Perdue's blessing and the support of Georgia's other Republican senator, Johnny Isakson. Lopez was reviewed extensively and has since been waiting for his hearing before the Judiciary Committee. But Perdue now says ...

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  11. TWRA Officers Assist Wildlife In Unusual CircumstancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... be built "through a partnership with Hamilton County Parks and Recreation ... (click for more) U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) Thursday voted to override President Obama's veto of a bill passed by Congress and supported ...

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  12. TWRA Officers Assist Wildlife In Unusual CircumstancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... be built "through a partnership with Hamilton County Parks and Recreation ... (click for more) U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) Thursday voted to override President Obama's veto of a bill passed by Congress and supported ...

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  13. Outdoor Chattanooga News And EventsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... n Chattanooga 29-30 Blue Ridge Trout Festival 30 Latin Festival May 15 Night Run Chattanooga 5K U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) Thursday voted to override President Obama'

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  14. Libs Race Bait GOP Senator For Thwarting Latino Judge's NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Daily Caller

    ... louts reflexively opposed to Latino judges is particularly deceitful because Georgia's other GOP senator, Johnny Isakson , has said Lopez deserved a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Plus, Lopez, himself a Republican, was supported by ...

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  15. Citizen of the Year: Steve - Thunder' TumlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | MDJonline.com

    ... Christa Pitts. Previous honorees have included County Chairman Tim Lee, Attorney General Sam Olens, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) and former Republican House Speaker Newt Gringrich. DEEP COBB ROOTS In receiving the MDJ Citizen of the Year Award, ...

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  16. GAO to audit VA's Veterans Choice programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    Thanks to the bipartisan efforts of three members of Congress, the Government Accounting Office will audit the VA's Veterans Choice program , which has been plagued by countless complaints from veterans and health care providers alike. In an effort to help veterans, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter , Senator Johnny Isakson , and Senator Richard Blumenthal have convinced the GAO to conduct a comprehensive audit of the Veterans Choice program.

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  17. Let's hear it for Senator PerdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Power Line

    ... in response to President Obama's lawless executive amnesty. First, he and fellow Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson received many letters from state legislatures and law enforcement officials opposing Lopez's nomination. In fact, the sheriffs of ...

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  18. Lanier Tea Party mounts challenge to Collins re-election bid; Grayson will run for US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Grayson announced he will make another run for U.S. Senate, this time challenging Georgia's senior senator Johnny Isakson. Grayson ran in a crowded field of Republicans in the last senatorial race, which was eventually captured by the GOP's David ...

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  19. 35 years after release, Iran hostages to see compensationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Stars and Stripes

    ... and their lead attorney. Duffy was one of the leaders on the House side in pushing the bill. GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia has long been the key advocate in Congress for compensating the former hostages. He spent seven years on the issue, ...

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  20. Isakson Raises Money for Parkinson's ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Roll Call

    Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., is raising money for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at the second annual Back to the Future-themed happy hour. "Go Fox Yourself" on Wednesday night will be held at Penn Social in Chinatown at 6 p.m. and will give all proceeds directly to the actor Fox's foundation, which is dedicated to find the cure for Parkinson's disease through research.

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