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Secretary of State’s Office Sets Record for Corporate Filings

A record 637,587 business registrations have been filed with the Georgia Secretary of State’s Corporations Division this year, Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced Friday. The number of registrations surpassed last year’s record of 633,288 annual registrations. Business filings are being processed at record speed – averaging 2.37 business days from start to finish.Secretary of…

Brian Kemp’s Story of Fighting – and Winning – for Georgia

Conservative businessman Brian Kemp has a record of fighting – and winning – for Georgia. Watch this video to learn more about his background, family, and plan to put Georgians first.

Secretary of State Brian Kemp talks run for Governor

First appeared on wjbf.com: AUGUSTA (WJBF) — Hundreds of Georgia Republicans are in Augusta this weekend as the GOP Convention kicked off Friday. So far, 4 Republicans have officially thrown their hats into the race for Governor, including Lt. Governor Casey Cagle and Secretary of State Brian Kemp. Kemp has been Secretary of State for more…

Brian Kemp’s race for Governor on fast track

Article originally published on Cordele Dispatch The small town of Pitts welcomed Secretary of State Brian Kemp on Wednesday, May 17.  Kemp was in town for a Meet and Greet time as he is making the rounds in his quest for Governor. “I’ve been a conservative small business owner for over 30 years,” Kemp voiced,…

Secretary of State visits Valdosta: Kemp talks business deregulation, rural internet, sanctuary cities

Article originally published on Valdosta Daily Times VALDOSTA — Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp said he and the President share a large commonality, namely they both are focused on fighting for the “everyday Georgians” who have felt largely forgotten by politicians in recent years. “I think (Donald Trump) struck a chord with working Georgians…

Brian Kemp campaigning throughout Southwest Ga for Governor’s race

Article originally published on wctv.tv VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) — Secretary of State Brian Kemp is campaigning throughout Southwest Georgia this week. He announced in March his run for governor. His campaign focuses on small businesses, rural communities, and state government reform. Cagle attended several breakfast events Tuesday morning. He tells WCTV why he decided to…

KEMP: OUR STATE WILL PUT GEORGIANS – NOT ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS – FIRST

For Immediate Release  Monday, May 8, 2017 (Athens, GA) – On Sunday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed legislation that bans sanctuary cities. In response, conservative businessman and Secretary of State Brian Kemp issued the following statement: “Sanctuary cities are dangerous, unlawful, and defy our Georgia values. As governor, our state will respect the rule of…

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp strikes populist tone in run for governor

Article originally published on The Gainesville Times Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is striking a populist tone in his 2018 run for governor, touting his record as a small business owner, prioritizing rural Georgia and adopting a “Georgians first” attitude to state spending and illegal immigrants. The seven-year secretary of state sat down with…

KEMP APPLAUDS THE SIGNING OF HB37 BY GOVERNOR DEAL

For Immediate Release  Thursday, April 27, 2017 (Athens, GA) – After Governor Nathan Deal signed HB37 into law, conservative businessman and Secretary of State Brian Kemp issued the following statement: “Sanctuary campuses threaten the safety of Georgia students and I applaud Governor Deal for signing House Bill 37 into law. As governor, illegal immigration, taxpayer…

Brian Kemp launches ‘Georgia First’ campaign for governor

Article originally published on AJC.com Secretary of State Brian Kemp opened his campaign for governor Saturday by borrowing themes from Donald Trump, pledging a “Georgia first” strategy that would crack down on illegal immigration as he took aim at establishment forces and the media. The Athens Republican pledged to impose an adjustable spending cap on…