Press Releases

01.05.18

Senator David Perdue Works To Strengthen Georgia’s HBCUs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Bipartisan Congressional HBCU Caucus, joined Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) to help improve the financial health of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), some of our nation’s most critical higher education institutions.


12.30.17

Senator David Perdue Recaps This Year’s Results, Previews 2018 on Fox News

ATLANTA, GA – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) spoke with Mike Emanuel on Fox News’ Special Report about President Trump’s significant accomplishments during his first year in office and the priorities heading into 2018.


12.29.17

Senator David Perdue: 2017 In Photos

ATLANTA, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) shared a look at his third year as an outsider in the U.S. Senate working to shake things up and get results for Georgians and the American people. Download the entire gallery here. 1. January 20, 2017: Attending President Trump's inauguration with Senators Thom Tillis and Joni Ernst. 2. February 9, 2017: Meeting with Judge Neil Gorsuch, who the Senate later confirmed as an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. 3. April 12, 2017: Tour… Continue Reading


12.28.17

Senator David Perdue Highlights President Trump’s Year of Accomplishments

ATLANTA, GA - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) released the following statement after spending time with President Trump this week discussing upcoming priorities: "President Trump is a political outsider and business guy who is listening to the American people. He is moving at a business pace, not a bureaucratic pace, and as a result our economy is in the midst of a turnaround. Everybody in the country outside of the Washington bubble recognizes that the President's agenda is beginning to work.… Continue Reading


12.22.17

Senator David Perdue Leads Effort To Strengthen Secure Mail Initiative Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senators David Perdue (R-GA), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) took action to improve the Secure Mail Initiative program, created by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS). The Strengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative (SECURE) Act helps ensure and verify delivery of sensitive immigration-related documents. It provides the recipient of a document with the option to h… Continue Reading


12.22.17

Senator David Perdue Tackles False Claims About The Tax Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) took to the Senate floor this week to correct the false claims being made about the positive impact the Republican tax cut plan will have on American families, workers, and businesses. Click here to watch or click on the image below. Fiction: Big government works best for the American people. FACT: "Over 40 years, I have watched U.S. competitiveness decline and decline. Why? Because of two reasons. Our federal government grew out of prop… Continue Reading


12.21.17

Senator David Perdue Highlights Historic Tax Cuts On Conservative Radio

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) highlighted the historic changes to the tax code that Congress sent to the President's desk this week on several national radio shows. Click here to listen or click on the image above. A Step Forward: "I came here to try to help change the direction of our country. We have a man in the White House who's trying to do the same thing. This tax bill will help us do that, no question about it." Socialism Has Never Worked: "There's no living exa… Continue Reading


12.20.17

Senator David Perdue: This Is The Capstone On A Very Successful Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) joined Bloomberg TV's What'd You Miss to discuss the historic changes to the tax code that have been sent to President Trump's desk to provide relief to middle-class families and make America more competitive again. Click here to watch or click on the image below. A Year Of Accomplishments: "This is the capstone on a very successful year of the Trump Administration. President Trump said job one was getting the economy going. He pulled back … Continue Reading


12.20.17

Senator David Perdue: This Is An Historic Achievement

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statement after the U.S. Senate took historic action to fix the tax code: "For the last eight years, America has suffered under big government bureaucrats' vision of an America where the new norm is two percent economic growth. Today Republicans said that's not good enough. President Trump has been working tirelessly this year making it a priority to provide regulatory relief, un… Continue Reading


12.19.17

Senator David Perdue Discusses Historic Tax Cuts On CNBC

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) spoke with Joe Kernen, Becky Quick, and Andrew Sorkin on CNBC's Squawk Box about the historic action the U.S. Senate has taken to fix the tax code, help middle-class families, and make America more competitive again. Click here to watch or click on the image below. Historic Opportunity: "It's a historic day in Washington. People are expecting us to get tax done, and I think we will." Simplifying The Code: "This is a simplification. Only 30… Continue Reading


12.18.17

Senator David Perdue Comments On President Trump’s National Security Strategy

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, comments on President Trump's National Security Strategy: "President Trump has laid out a clear path to protect our homeland and reengage around the world. This multi-pronged strategy will encourage diplomacy with our allies and challenge our global competitors in an ever-changing world. We have to recognize that the world is more dangerous than any time in my lifetime and Americans are facing … Continue Reading


12.14.17

Senator David Perdue: UN Report On Iran Validates U.S. Concerns

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Armed Services Committee, comments on the United Nations report describing Iran's repeat violations of UN resolutions, including weapons transfer and arming Houthi rebels in Yemen: "President Trump and Ambassador Haley have been consistently calling Iran out for its nefarious behavior and this report validates their concerns. The UN's acknowledgement of Iran's destabilizing actions is also critical to global efforts to rein in… Continue Reading


12.13.17

Senator David Perdue Introduces Georgia Federal Judge Nominee In Confirmation Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) introduced Judge Stan Baker, of St. Simons, President Trump's nominee to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Georgia, in his confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. Click here or on the image below to watch. Transcript: "I'm proud to be here today to introduce an outstanding Georgian, Judge Stan Baker, who has been nominated by President Trump to fill a federal District Court vacancy in the Souther… Continue Reading


12.13.17

Senator David Perdue Introduces Atlanta-Based U.S. Circuit Judge Nominee In Confirmation Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) introduced Judge Lisa Branch, of Atlanta, President Trump's nominee to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Atlanta-based Eleventh Circuit, in her confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. Click here or on the image below to watch. Click here to download a photo. Transcript: "I'm proud to be here today to introduce an outstanding Georgian, Judge Lisa Branch, who has been nominated by President Trump to fill a vacancy on t… Continue Reading


12.12.17

Senator David Perdue On The Signing Of Major Defense Bill Into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, commented on President Trump's signing of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law today, which includes 30 of Senator Perdue's priorities: "One of six reasons why 13 colonies came together in the first place was to provide for the national defense. President Trump has shown he is committed to carrying out this responsibility as our country's commander in chief. By signing this de… Continue Reading


12.12.17

What They Are Saying: Annual Defense Bill Critical To Georgia’s Military Community

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today President Trump will sign into law a defense bill to prioritize troop readiness, expedite an audit of the Department of Defense, increase service member pay, and ensure our military has the resources it needs to carry out its mission around the globe. As a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and member of the bill's negotiating team, U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) was an active participant in discussions around this defense bill, which includes 30 of Senator… Continue Reading


12.11.17

Senator David Perdue: We Must Remain Vigilant In Protecting Our Homeland

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) comments on the attempted terrorist attack in New York City: "Today was the second terrorist attack on our nation's largest city in two months. Both events are a byproduct of our broken immigration system. The perpetrator of the October attack entered the U.S. through the visa lottery. The suspect in today's attack entered through chain migration. We must remain vigilant in protecting ourselves, our homeland, and our interests abroad. As today… Continue Reading


12.08.17

Senator David Perdue: Tax Changes Are A Win For Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) spoke on the Senate floor about the positive impact the Republican tax cut plan will have on American families, workers, and businesses. Click here to watch or click on the image below. What This Means For Individuals: "These changes to the tax code are a win for American families, American workers, and American businesses. A family of four making the median income of $73,000 a year will see their tax bill go down by $2,200 a month. That's… Continue Reading


12.07.17

Senator David Perdue Blasts Government Funding Process

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, blasts Congress' broken budget process and Congress' reliance on temporary funding patches: "Congress' budget process is a total failure, and in my opinion, a fraud perpetrated on the American people. It has only worked four times in 43 years. The federal government was supposed to be fully funded 68 days ago on September 30, the end of our fiscal year. Instead, Washington has given itself another exte… Continue Reading


12.06.17

Senator David Perdue Addresses Local Elected Officials At White House

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), Vice President Mike Pence, and senior Trump Administration officials joined Georgia county commissioners and state legislators at a White House event this week highlighting how Georgia is leading at the national level to help influence and shape major policy decisions impacting the people of Georgia and our country. Click here or on the image below to download photos. Click here to download b-roll video. Highlights: Best State For Busin… Continue Reading

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