Brian Kemp

Brian Kemp Slams Stacey Abrams for Something She Didn’t Do—but He Did

Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp says he has a problem with boycotts, particularly ones related to Georgia’s new voting restrictions law. But apparently that repulsion to boycotts only applies to Democrats and issues he favors, because Kemp has personally proposed boycotts of his own.Kemp and his campaign have recently reupped false attacks on Democratic rival Stacey Abrams, accusing her, erroneously, of promoting a 2021 Major League Baseball boycott in Georgia as a means to pressure conservatives into repealing the new voting law Georgia passed in April 2021.While Abrams did not encourage that boycott—and, in fact, publicly discouraged it—Kemp himself personally...
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Trump doesn't rule out backing Brian Kemp in Georgia gubernatorial race

ATLANTA - Former President Donald Trump did not rule out backing his political foe, Republican Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp, in the 2022 midterms. Ahead of his CPAC speech in Dallas, Fox News Digital asked Trump if he will support Kemp in his re-election bid against his Democratic opponent Stacey Abrams.
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Gov. Brian Kemp continues gas tax suspension and supply chain state of emergency

With the current state gas tax suspension set to expire on August 13th, on Wednesday, August 3rd, in order to alleviate the financial crisis placed on Georgians, Governor Kemp signed two executive orders effective until September 12th. As a result of Kemp's extensions, the state's motor fuel excise tax will be suspended along with the suspension of state tax collection on locomotive fuel. Additionally, he renewed the State of Emergency for Supply Chain Disruptions.

Gov. Brian Kemp extends Georgia's gas tax suspension

Gov. Brian Kemp has suspended Georgia's gas tax for another month. The order applies to motor fuel, but also makes provision for locomotive fuel. Kemp also renewed the State of Emergency for Supply Chain Disruptions. "With 40-year high inflation, gas prices that are still far too high, and supply chains...

Stacey Abrams Slams Brian Kemp For Music Midtown Festival Cancelation

Stacey Abrams put Republican Governor Brian Kemp on blast for the cancelation of the Music Midtown Festival in Georgia, after reports found that the event organizers were concerned about attendees' safety following Kemp's legalization of carrying concealed handguns in public without a permit or background check. “Hey Midtown fans –...

Stacey Abrams Slams Georgia Governor Brian Kemp Over Music Midtown’s Cancelation

Earlier this week, it was reported that Atlanta’s Music Midtown Festival, which was scheduled for September 17-18 and headlined by Fall Out Boy, Future, Jack White, and My Chemical Romance, was canceled due to a conflict between organizers’ safety standards and Georgia’s Safe Carry Protection Act. Basically, because the state law allows citizens to carry firearms on public land and the festival’s venue, Piedmont Park, is a state park, organizers were not able to ban guns on festival grounds. Clearly, this was a pretty untenable situation, and rather than break the law, the organizers canceled the event.
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Gov. Brian Kemp visits teachers and staff at Ola High School, announces additional federal aid for teachers

McDONOUGH — Full-time teachers and staff throughout the state should see an additional $125 grant added into their piggy banks for the 2022-2023 school year. The funds act as a back-to-school supply supplement granted by Gov. Brian Kemp to aid teachers and staff with funding for classroom setup or additional educational resources for their students in the upcoming school year.

Raphael Warnock has a nine-point lead over Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate race, while Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams are in a close contest for governor: poll

Warnock has a 48%-39% lead over Walker in the Georgia Senate race, per a new SurveyUSA poll. Warnock is seeking a full six-year term after winning a Senate runoff election in January 2021. Walker, an ex-NFL player, is a first-time political candidate backed by former President Trump. Democratic Sen. Raphael...