Press Releases

11.11.19

Senator David Perdue Honors Georgia’s Veterans

CONYERS, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, today participated in a Veterans Day program at the Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial at Black Shoals Park in Conyers, Georgia. Click here or on the image below to download photos. "Our veterans and their families have made great sacrifices to keep our nation safe and free," said Senator Perdue. "As Americans, we have a responsibility to uphold the commitments we made to our veterans, and it's… Continue Reading


11.10.19

Senator David Perdue Keynotes Museum Of Aviation’s 35th Anniversary Celebration

WARNER ROBINS, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, gave the keynote address at the Museum of Aviation's 35th Anniversary Celebration in Warner Robins, Georgia. Special guests included former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn; the Honorable Robert McMahon, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment; and Brigadier General John Kubinec, Commander of the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex. Click here or on the image below to download photos. Highlig… Continue Reading


11.06.19

Senator David Perdue: This Is Nothing But A Show Trial

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined Scott Slade on WSB Radio in Atlanta and Tony McIntosh on WRGA Radio in Rome to discuss President Trump's upcoming trip to Atlanta, efforts to fund the federal government, and the Democrats' illegitimate impeachment trial. Click on the images below to listen. Highlights: President Trump Visiting Georgia: "Any time you have a President of the United States come to Georgia it's a great day, but the reason he's coming is even better. … Continue Reading


11.06.19

Senator David Perdue Supports Committee Action To Change Broken Budget Process

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, supports committee passage of a bipartisan package that will make significant changes to Congress' broken budget process: "Since I first came to the U.S. Senate, many of us have consistently called for fixing this broken funding process. The sad reality is that Congress has only funded the government on time four times in the 45 years since the 1974 Budget Act became law. We are finally taking a major … Continue Reading


11.05.19

Senator David Perdue Takes Action To Eliminate Plastic Waste In Ocean

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) is taking action to protect the environment and eliminate plastic waste in the ocean. The Senator cosponsored the bipartisan Save Our Seas 2.0 Act to address the plastic debris crisis that threatens coastal economies and harms marine life. "Many of Georgia's top industries rely directly on the health of the ocean. From tourism and recreation, to trade through ports and harbors, our coastline is an engine for economic growth," said Senator Perd… Continue Reading


11.04.19

Senator David Perdue Addresses Rotary Club Of Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) today spoke to the Rotary Club of Atlanta about Georgia's business friendly climate, continued economic success across the country, and President Trump's efforts to level the playing field on trade. Click here to download photos. "For more than 100 years, the Rotary Club of Atlanta has brought together business and civic leaders to serve the community and help the city thrive," said Senator Perdue. "Their steadfast commitment to 'service above s… Continue Reading


11.01.19

Senator David Perdue: Military Needs Consistent Funding To Continue ISIS Fight

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, spoke on the Senate floor to underscore the need for consistent defense funding to continue the fight against ISIS and other threats around the world. Click here or on the image below to watch. Highlights: Win For The World: "Last weekend, President Trump announced that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS, had been taken off the battlefield. This is a win not just for our country but… Continue Reading


10.31.19

Senator David Perdue: Still No Path Forward On Defense Funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, comments on the first package of funding bills for Fiscal Year 2020: "Today's funding package only addresses 15 percent of the federal government's discretionary budget. While it is a step in the right direction, there is still no clear path forward to fund our country's defense priorities. Congress is heading toward another colossal failure when the current short-term continuing resolution (CR) runs o… Continue Reading


10.30.19

Senator David Perdue: Democrats Continue Campaign Of Disinformation On Pre-Existing Conditions

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) comments on Senate Democrats' efforts to reverse a successful Trump Administration healthcare policy: "Democrats are accusing Republicans of voting to take away protections for pre-existing conditions. Nothing could be further from the truth. Yet again, Democrats are deliberately misinforming the American people for their own political gain. To be clear: the Trump Administration's guidance on 1332 waivers does not remove protections for pre-ex… Continue Reading


10.30.19

VIDEO: Senator David Perdue Leads Effort To Strengthen School Safety

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) spoke on the Senate floor to discuss his bipartisan school safety bill and commemorate "America's Safe Schools Week." In September, the Senator introduced the School Safety Clearinghouse Act, which would establish a federally-funded and housed information clearinghouse detailing best practices for school security and design. Click here or on the image below to watch. Highlights: America's Safe Schools Week: "Last week was designated as A… Continue Reading


10.28.19

Senator David Perdue: A Great Day For America & The World

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined Bret Baier on Fox News' "Special Report" to discuss the death of top ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, continued economic success under the Trump Administration, and the U.S. House of Representatives' impeachment inquiry. Click here or on the image below to watch. Highlights: Eliminating The World's Top Terrorist: "Yesterday was a great day for America and the world. Our special forces and intel community, with our partners, took ou… Continue Reading


10.24.19

Senator David Perdue Condemns House Of Representatives’ Closed-Door Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) today introduced a Senate Resolution with U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and other Republican senators condemning the U.S. House of Representatives' illegitimate, closed-door impeachment inquiry. "The proposition that the Speaker acting alone may direct committees to initiate impeachment proceedings without any debate or a vote on the House floor is unprecedented and undemocratic," states the resolu… Continue Reading


10.23.19

Senator David Perdue: Just When You Think Democrats Can’t Get More Hypocritical

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined Fox Business Network's "Mornings with Maria" to discuss Democrats' push to cut taxes for the wealthiest, China trade talks, and the latest developments between Syria and Turkey. Click here or on the image below to watch. Highlights: Most Hypocritical Thing: "Just when you think the Democrats can't be any more hypocritical, they come up with something like this. This so-called 'state and local tax deduction' would be a tax cut for th… Continue Reading


10.16.19

Senator David Perdue: House Democrats Are Wasting Time On A Pipe Dream

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined CNBC's Squawk Box to discuss to the latest Democrat presidential debate and the House of Representative's baseless calls for impeachment. Click here or on the image below to watch. Highlights: Radical Socialist Policies: "It is so obvious that these Democrat presidential candidates have no clue what capital formation is about. There's no reality in anything they're saying. Their socialized medicine proposal would cost, according to … Continue Reading


10.16.19

Senator David Perdue Votes To Confirm New Air Force Secretary, Ambassador Barbara Barrett

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, congratulates Ambassador Barbara Barrett on her confirmation to be President Donald Trump's Secretary of the Air Force. Click here or on the image below to download a photo. "Ambassador Barbara Barrett is exactly the kind of leader we need to continue to propel the U.S. Air Force into the 21st Century," said Senator Perdue. "Ambassador Barrett is a well-respected aeronautics expert with year… Continue Reading


10.15.19

Senator Perdue’s Office To Host Workshop In Macon

MACON, GA - On Friday, October 18, 2019, the office of U.S. Senator David Perdue will host a workshop at Middle Georgia State University to discuss ways to fight fraud in today's technology-driven world. The workshop will teach Georgians about current scams and fraud tactics, how to prevent identity theft, and how to protect personal information. In 2018, Middle Georgia had one of the highest rates of identity theft in the nation. "Scammers are getting smarter and more sophisticated every day,… Continue Reading


10.11.19

Senator David Perdue Talks School Safety & Combatting Human Trafficking On Athens Radio

ATHENS, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined Tim Bryant in-studio at WGAU radio to discuss his school safety bill, efforts to combat human trafficking, and U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson's (R-GA) legacy. Highlights: Prioritizing School Safety: "I introduced a school safety bill that codifies what was established by the President's commission for a review of school safety. The commission said we need a national clearinghouse of best practices for school design that can be shared among … Continue Reading


10.10.19

Senator David Perdue Shares Lessons In Leadership At The University Of Georgia

ATHENS, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) participated in a forum on leadership at the University of Georgia's Institute for Leadership Advancement. Allison Fine, a business and political science student, interviewed the Senator about the leadership lessons he has learned as businessman, CEO, and now as a U.S. Senator. Click here to watch a highlight video. Click here to download photos. Highlights: On True Leadership: "Many times the leader is in the back row, and she doesn't say muc… Continue Reading


10.10.19

Senator David Perdue Tours Athens Animal Health Facility

ATHENS, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) toured Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc.'s manufacturing and research facility in Athens, Georgia to mark completion of their expansion after a $76 million investment in the site. The investment doubled the company's capacity to produce vaccines for pets in the United States and around the world. Click here or below to download photos. "Boehringer Ingelheim continues to be a strong contributor to our economy," said Senator Perdue. "Thei… Continue Reading


10.03.19

Senator David Perdue Salutes Law Enforcement Officers

JONES COUNTY, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) today honored law enforcement officers at the Georgia Sheriffs' Association's seventh annual 'Salute to Georgia Sheriffs' event in Jones County. Houston County Sheriff Cullen Talton was recognized as 2019 Georgia Sheriff of the Year, and Houston County Chief Deputy Billy Rape accepted the award on his behalf. Click here to download photos of the event. Click here to download a photo of Senator Perdue and Sheriff Talton. "Georgia is home t… Continue Reading

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