Today, I was honored to attend the funeral of Master Sgt. Mark Allen, a true American hero. Georgia is thankful for his service, sacrifice, bravery, and strength in the face of incredible adversity. Please join us in keeping the Allen family in your prayers.
Big congrats to the Georgia National Fair for a record-breaking 30th year! @iamgeorgiagrown products were flying off the shelves - thanks to everyone who supported our local farmers and agribusinesses! #gapol
My administration is dedicated to putting Georgians first. This week leaders from various state agencies participated in a customer service training program to better serve the people of Georgia. #gapol
Great to be with the Georgia Sheriff’s Association for the Salute to Sheriffs last week. Congratulations to Houston County Sheriff Cullen Talton on being named the 2019 Sheriff of the Year! Thank you for serving Houston County and keeping its citizens safe for over four decades, Sheriff!
The men and women at Kubota Manufacturing in Lula are busy working on some fantastic #GeorgiaMade products. It may be time to upgrade some of the Kemp family farm equipment! Thank you for having me today! #gapol
We had a fantastic #GeorgiaMade Tour stop to end the day! Nearly 2,000 hardworking Georgians are employed in LaFayette at Roper Corporation. Thanks to @geappliances for their commitment to the Peach State! #gapol
Full day in northwest Georgia! Always an honor to attend another grand opening. This region of our state is building on its legacy of manufacturing with innovative new industries - great to see! #gapol
The largest solar module manufacturer in the Western Hemisphere is now in Dalton, Georgia. Great to be with Hanwha Q CELLS leadership today at the grand opening of this magnificent facility. 650 jobs for hardworking Georgians! #gapol
Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s ribbon cutting this morning proves that Georgia leads the nation in workforce development. Thanks to private sector partners, our technical college system, and local community support, northwest Georgia is choppin’ some wood! #gapol
Jobs Alert: Georgia added 20,800 jobs last month. . - Highest gain in the month of August in 20 years - Double the # of jobs added in August of 2018 . - Record number of total Georgia jobs: 4.64 million #gapol
The second stop on our #GeorgiaMadeTour was a big success. Thanks to Hitachi Automotive Systems in Monroe for showcasing how #GeorgiaMade manufacturers are on the cutting-edge of our state’s diverse economy! #gapol
By keeping taxes low, spurring job growth, and prioritizing economic development in all parts our state, this week Georgia was named the Top State for Business - for the 6th straight year. #gapol Video link in bio >>>
We must #NeverForget the indescribable tragedy our nation faced eighteen years ago today. Let us always remember the thousands of innocent lives lost and the bravery shown by first responders and fellow Americans. #September11
Thanks to acting @fema Administrator Pete Gaynor for coming down today to assist with #HurricaneDorian response at GEMA HQ. We appreciate your support and the great work your staff is doing for those in the storm’s path! #gapol
Our team just concluded a briefing call with FEMA where we received the latest information regarding #HurricaneDorian’s path and potential impact on coastal Georgia and our neighboring states. Please continue to heed all evacuation orders, stay up to date on official storm notifications, and make preparations for dangerous conditions and severe flooding along the coast. #gapol
Starting noon tomorrow, individuals east of I-95 in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Glynn, Liberty, and McIntosh Counties must evacuate due to Hurricane #Dorian. GEMA and @gadeptoftrans will start westerly contraflow on I-16 at 8 AM on Tuesday, Sept. 3. Stay vigilant and be safe.