06.15.18

Huge Win

Here are a few things I thought you might want to know:

1. Georgia's Ag Industry

Agriculture is Georgia's #1 industry. It's both a business and a way of life for many in our state. We were able to secure a number of provisions important to Georgia in the 2018 Farm Bill that will help our peanut and cotton farmers, pecan growers, and timber industry.

Learn more from WJCL.

2. Huge Win

This week, it was announced that the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project will receive the federal funding it needs to stay on track this year. This is a huge win for Georgia and our entire country.

Read more in my column in Savannah Morning News.

3. The Next Generation 

One of my highest honors as a U.S. Senator is getting to appoint bright young women and men to attend military service academies. These students have excelled in academics, shown a high level of physical fitness, and demonstrated the moral and ethical values it takes to succeed in our Armed Forces.

Read more about this year's appointees in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.