David Perdue

U.S. Rep. David Scott: President has to lead the way

The 13th district congressman held his annual health fair on Saturday.<p>Published: 6:16 PM EDT August 11, 2018<p>Updated: 2:16 PM EDT August 11, …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Petition circulating calling for judge's resignation

The judge had previously released a man who is now a suspect in a Brookhaven murder.<p>Published: 10:11 PM EDT August 3, 2018<p>Updated: 6:11 PM EDT August …

China Tariffs

GOP senators join criticism of Fed over capital rules for megabanks

Echoing House members, five Republican senators called on the Federal Reserve Board to rethink its surcharge in order to eliminate “excessive” …

U.S. Economy

Senate Resumes Debate on Nomination of Federal Judge

July 30, 2018<p>Senate Session<p>The Senate resumed debate on Britt Grant’s judicial nomination to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.<p>People in this …

Mitch McConnell

From Fortune 500 CEO To Congress: An Interview With Senator David Perdue Of Georgia

Sitting across from me with the cheery disposition of a veteran corporate dealmaker with an aura of strength and knowledge clearly honed by experience was United States Senator David Perdue. Elected to the Senate from Georgia in 2014 he bears the distinction of being currently the only member of …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Trump hails strong second quarter economic growth report

View Caption Hide Caption<p>President Trump declared Friday that his economic policies were clearly triggering increased growth in the United States, …

Donald Trump

Republicans stand united, look ahead to November during rally

ATLANTA — After a long and contentious fight, Georgia Republicans say they are ready to unite behind candidate Brian Kemp for Governor.<p>The party held …

Georgia (U.S. State)

A long-term future for Robins Air Force Base and US national defense

I grew up in Warner Robins, Georgia. As a member of the United States Senate Armed Services Committee and a former member of the Senate Foreign …

Military

The Latest: Georgia GOP buries runoff to fight ‘liberals’

The Latest on the race for Georgia governor (all times local):<p>9:30 p.m.<p>Georgia Republicans wasted no time burying a contentious GOP runoff for …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Sen. Perdue Says Farmers Need Equal Access to Markets – Bloomberg

Sen. Perdue Says Farmers Need Equal Access to Markets<p>Sen. Perdue Says Farmers Need Equal Access to Markets<p>Sen. Perdue Says Farmers Need Equal Access …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Sen. David Perdue to High Schoolers: ‘Don’t Be Embarrassed to Be Conservative’

The only Fortune 500 CEO currently in the U.S. Senate, David Perdue, told a gathering of conservative high school students Tuesday not to be …

Conservative View

Cox Enterprises Considers Sale of 14 Television Stations

Atlanta-based company says it is looking into possible options<p>Cox Enterprises Inc., a private company behind such media names as the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, is considering the sale of 14 television stations.<p>The Atlanta-based company said Tuesday it is looking into options for the broadcast …

Wall Street

Kids Curious About Conservative Values Hear From Jeff Sessions, David Perdue

Students from across the country descend on Washington this week to discuss leadership, conservatism<p>Turning Point USA’s High School Leadership Summit …

Politics

McConnell’s Supreme Court ultimatum may not be as scary as he thinks

As things stand, Senate Democrats continue to make expansive requests for documents from Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s background before his Supreme Court …

Republicans

Cagle and Kemp plan a truce at GOP unity rally after bitter runoff ends

<b>As some Republican officials</b> call for cooler talk in the poisonous runoff for governor, the Georgia GOP has scheduled a unity rally after voters …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Sources: Pence to headline rally for Kemp on Saturday

<b>Vice President Mike Pence</b> is expected to headline a rally for Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s campaign for governor in Macon on Saturday, giving the …

Georgia (U.S. State)

David Perdue praises Trump for Russia summit, downplays ‘meddling’ comments

WASHINGTON —<p>Georgia U.S. Sen. David Perdue on Tuesday downplayed President Donald Trump’s handling of a recent meeting with Russian counterpart …

Donald Trump

Sonny, David Perdue: Any pain from President's tariff plan will be temporary

ATLANTA — The Purdue cousins – Sonny and David – made a stop in Georgia where they assured there will be long-term benefits to President Trump's …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Reindeer Sausage, Cocaine With Your Spouse and Throwing the Softball Game: Congressional Hits and Misses

Week of June 18, 2018<p>While female members of Congress geared up to face the press in the annual Congressional Softball Game, Sen. John Kennedy …

Reindeer

Trump Sent 'Strong Message' to North Korea, Sen. Perdue Says – Bloomberg

Trump Sent 'Strong Message' to North Korea, Sen. Perdue Says<p>Trump Sent 'Strong Message' to North Korea, Sen. Perdue Says<p>Trump Sent 'Strong Message' …

North Korea

Sen. David Perdue: Make Congress work again

“I say to Congress: I will never sign another bill like this again.”<p>President Trump made this crystal clear following the massive, last-minute …

Republicans

Violent arrest of 65-year-old woman causing controversy

Crime

David Perdue renews push for Senate to work through August recess

Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., called Tuesday for the Senate to cancel the August recess so the chamber can remain in session to confirm nominees and pass …

Mitch McConnell

Sen. David Perdue to ask Senate leaders to delay August recess to pass backlog confirmations

Sen. David Perdue said Tuesday that he’s calling on his fellow senators to delay the August recess in order to get more things done.<p>“We’re offering …

Mitch McConnell

How Gov. Deal is shaping the race to succeed him

The most liked figure in Georgia politics right now is not Donald Trump, Mike Pence, David Perdue or Barack Obama. It’s Gov. Nathan Deal. And his …

Mike Pence

Sen. Perdue: China serious about trade and growing its economy

Sen. David Perdue, (R-Ga.), weighs in on why he thinks President Trump is correct on trade negotiations with China. We want a level playing field, …

China

More Unites Than Divides Senate Communicators From Both Parties

Senate Press Secretaries Association members ‘bounce ideas off’ one another<p>As more reporters roam the Capitol hallways in the age of Trump, the job …

Politics

Conservatives to Trump: Veto the omnibus

Republicans in the House and Senate who opposed the $1.3 trillion spending bill are encouraging Trump to veto it, after Trump tweeted he's …

Rand Paul

GOP Lawmakers Encourage Trump to Veto Spending Bill

A number of Republican lawmakers on Friday encouraged President Donald Trump to veto the omnibus spending bill after the president sent a tweet …

Conservative View

Congress OKs $1.3T Budget, Averting Another Shutdown

Congress gave final approval early Friday to a giant $1.3 trillion spending bill that ends the budget battles for now, but only after late scuffles …

Conservative View