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KEMP: OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH COASTAL GEORGIA

Earlier today, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal issued a state of emergency for six counties that are in Hurricane Irma’s path. In response, conservative businessman and Secretary of State Brian Kemp issued the following statement: “As Hurricane Irma moves closer to the Peach State, we pause to pray for our friends and neighbors in Coastal Georgia who are preparing for the…

Conservative Small Businessman Brian Kemp Running For Governor

(Athens, GA) – Conservative small businessman and Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced today that he is running to serve as Georgia’s next governor. “I’m a conservative small business owner who knows how to put government in its place,” said Kemp. “In the State Senate, I fought to cut taxes and fees on job creators…

Georgia Effort To Clean Up State’s Voter Rolls Underway

Georgia’s biennial effort to clean up the state’s voter rolls got underway weeks ago, with address confirmation notices going out to hundreds of thousands of residents across metro Atlanta and the state. The action in many ways is routine, while also an important part of the elections process. It ensures an accurate and current voter registration list,…

The GOP Debate over a minimum wage for cops

According to a study based on census data, recently highlighted by the Georgia Budget and Policy Institute, some 3,200 members of this state’s law enforcement community — bailiffs, prison guards, jailers, beat cops and deputy sheriffs — are food stamp recipients. “That’s probably correct,” said Terry Norris, executive director of the Georgia Sheriff’s Association. But…

Governor’s race revives a familiar feud between Kemp, Abrams

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s struggles over election security have rekindled a rivalry with one of the state’s most prominent Democrats. Except now his feud with Stacey Abrams is playing out against the backdrop of the race for governor. Kemp, the state’s top elections official, and Abrams, a state legislator who launched a voter…

Georgia Mayors, Council Members Back Kemp for Governor

(Athens, GA) – Conservative businessman Brian Kemp continues to earn support from hardworking Georgians throughout the Peach State. Today, Kemp added over forty Mayors and Council Members to his growing list of endorsements of local elected officials and grassroots supporters. “As Secretary of State, I have traveled to all 159 counties to meet local leaders and learn about…

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,…