ICYMI: The Senate is poised to conduct a fair trial

Today, the U.S. Senate is poised to begin a fair impeachment trial. You will see a dramatic difference from the illegitimate process that was conducted by the U.S. House of Representatives. After 119 days of the House's investigation, this week will be the first time America gets to hear President Trump's defense. I joined NBC's Meet the Press to talk about this week's impeachment proceedings in the Senate. Watch my conversation with Chuck Todd here.… Continue Reading


With all the noise coming out of Washington…

With all the noise coming out of Washington, I wanted to make sure you saw this… In the last few days, the United States has approved two historic trade deals. Phase One Agreement with China U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) These new trade agreements will change the way we do business with our trading partners around the world. They will help American workers, farmers, and businesses gain equal access to other markets and help continue our country's economic turnaround. Pr… Continue Reading


Impeachment Update

After delaying for 28 days, Speaker Pelosi finally sent the articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate. Let's be clear: Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives deprived President Trump of due process and basic fairness throughout the entire process. Now, the Senate will have an opportunity to handle this properly. We are fully prepared to conduct a fair trial and give this president his day in court. Our goal is to handle this as quickly as possible. Congress has wasted 113 days since… Continue Reading


Articles of impeachment: send it or dismiss it.

It's been 22 days since House Democrats voted to impeach President Trump. Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats have continually described the need to impeach the president as "urgent." Now they've been withholding the articles for over three weeks. Meanwhile, the Senate is ready to conduct a fair trial. It's high time to proceed with the articles of impeachment. We need to move on and get back to work for the American people. P.S. This week I took action and introduced a resolution that wou… Continue Reading


2020 is a chance to build on our momentum

2019 was a record-breaking year for our country. As a result of President Trump's winning agenda, we are experiencing the greatest economic turnaround in U.S. history. We created over 7 million new jobs and national unemployment is the lowest it's been in 50 years. We have new trade deals across the world that will directly benefit American workers, farmers, and businesses. In October, U.S. Special Forces took out ISIS' top leaders, making the world a much safer place. Our results-oriented at… Continue Reading


Wishing you a joyful holiday.

Bonnie and I want to wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. This time of year, let's pause to remember and pray for our troops around the world. Their sacrifice is never far from our hearts, especially during the holiday season. I hope your holiday season is peaceful, joyful and safe. God bless,… Continue Reading


Mornings with Maria: 84 days wasted.

Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats wasted 84 days on impeachment proceedings. This type of partisan process is unprecedented. By not sending over the articles of impeachment, Nancy Pelosi is signifying that their case is weak. I joined Maria Bartiromo on Fox Business to talk about the latest on impeachment, efforts to pass USMCA and the Phase One trade deal with China. Watch the interview here.… Continue Reading


USMCA is a huge win for America

President Trump is fighting for American workers, farmers and manufacturers. There is no better evidence of this than his commitment to negotiating better trade deals. The U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal (USMCA) is a groundbreaking deal for America. It will drastically change the way we do business with our trading partners, create an estimated 180,000 new jobs and increase U.S. GDP by about $68 billion. President Trump has delivered this huge win for the entire country. Read more about the U… Continue Reading


Fulfilling our promises to our military

Our men and women in uniform are the very best our country has to offer. We owe it to them to fulfill the promises made to them. This includes providing safe and clean housing conditions for our armed service members. I recently questioned our military's top leaders on the work being done to improve housing conditions for our military families. Substandard housing at our U.S. military installations is completely unacceptable. I requested continued updates on improvements from Army leaders… Continue Reading


Honoring my friend Johnny

The Bible says in Matthew 23 that the greatest among you will be the servant. Senator Johnny Isakson is the greatest among us. Johnny has been a true blessing, and I will miss him dearly in the United States Senate. He has shown us how important it is to listen and learn from each other. Johnny leads through example and constantly reminds us to work together for the people who put us here. I spoke on the Senate floor yesterday about what an honor it is to have served alongside him, and to… Continue Reading


Free enterprise is working in Georgia.

President Trump's agenda is working in Georgia. Since the 2016 election, Georgia has seen historic results: 3.4% unemployment - the lowest since 2001 Full funding for the Savannah Port, on track to be completed in 2021 222,000 new jobs 260 opportunity zones 3% salary increase Stronger support for our 9 HBCUs These powerful results didn't happen by accident. Georgia's success shows that the free enterprise system works. Thanks to President Trump and conservative policies, we are se… Continue Reading


Week in review

Here are a few things I didn't want you to miss... 1. Veteran's Day in Conyers Our veterans have sacrificed so much to keep our country free and safe. I celebrated Veteran's Day at the Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial in Conyers. See more from my visit here. 2. A visit to the Home Depot store support center Companies like Home Depot are the reason Georgia is the best state in the country in which to do business. See pictures of my visit here. 3. Cobb County Military Appreciation Lun… Continue Reading


Honoring our veterans

Today we honor our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much to keep our country free and safe. Our men and women in uniform - both past and present - are the very best this country has to offer. Each of our veterans has contributed greatly to the freedom and prosperity of our country. It is because of their service that we enjoy the freedom that comes with being an American. To all of our veterans - thank you for your service. We are greatly indebted to you for your sacrifi… Continue Reading


Saving our seas

Did you know more than 8 million tons of plastic waste makes its way into the ocean every year? The growing amount of plastic in the ocean is extremely concerning. Georgia's coastal line is a point of pride for our state. From tourism to trade, many of our top industries rely on the health of the ocean. That's why I signed on to the bipartisan Save Our Seas 2.0 Act. The Save Our Seas 2.0 Act will: Help reduce the creation of plastic waste Find new uses for debris that already exists … Continue Reading


Joining Bret Baier on Fox News

Sunday was a great day for America and the world. Our special forces and intel community took out the founder of ISIS, the number one terrorist in the world, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. This was the man who beheaded 21 people on a beach in Libya. This was the man who locked a Jordanian pilot in a cage and burned him alive. This was the man who killed thousands of Christians and Muslims in Iraq and Syria. U.S. Special Forces took him out. I joined Bret Baier on Monday to talk about al-Baghdadi'… Continue Reading


ISIS Leader Killed By U.S. Special Forces

President Trump announced that the leader of ISIS has been brought to justice following a successful operation by United States Special Forces. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead. al-Baghdadi and his followers are responsible for heinous crimes against thousands of innocent people -- including American citizens. President Trump's decisive action sends a clear message to terrorists: You can run but you cannot hide. This victory would not have been possible without the relentless work of the … Continue Reading


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Thanks to recent advances in technology, it's has become easier to post, share and connect with others online. Unfortunately, this accessibility has led us to be more susceptible to fraudulent offers and criminal activity. President Trump recently declared October to be National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. This is a great opportunity to review your online habits and make sure you are safeguarding your information. Here are some tips from the Federal Trade Commission: Update Your Softwa… Continue Reading


The Illegitimate Impeachment Inquiry

Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats have abandoned decades of precedent and denied President Trump basic due process rights with their partisan show trial. I introduced a Senate Resolution with Senator Lindsey Graham condemning the U.S. House of Representatives' illegitimate impeachment inquiry. Our resolution calls on the House to: Vote to initiate a formal inquiry before further investigation Provide President Trump with due process Allow Republicans to participate fully in all proceedin… Continue Reading


October In Georgia

I wanted to share some photos from my recent travels throughout the state. It is always encouraging to meet with so many Georgians. View the full album here. ________________________________________________________________________________ 1. ATHENS - Talking with students and sharing lessons in leadership at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business. 2. DOUGLASVILLE - Visiting Georgia's Red Cross Biomedical Processing Center for a tour and discussion about disaster prepare… Continue Reading


Lowest unemployment rate in 50 years

President Trump's economic agenda is working. In the most recent record breaking jobs report, the U.S. economy saw the lowest unemployment rate since 1969 at 3.5%. We are also experiencing the lowest African-American and Hispanic unemployment ever measured and the highest middle-class income in U.S. history. Thanks to President Trump, America is witnessing the biggest economic turnaround in history. These are promises made and promises kept.… Continue Reading

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