Loading...
 

content

US Sens. Isakson, Perdue dig the Senate tax bill

The Georgia Republicans are backing their party pals' plan

IsaksonJoeff.5a25790a516ec
Photo credit: Joeff Davis/CL file

Republican U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue aren't fretting about a report that the GOP's newest tax plan could tack on a trillion dollars to federal deficits. Their support of the Senate's tax reform bill is looking like a sure thing.

Says Isakson in a statement: "Americans are the big winners in this once-in-a-generation opportunity. This plan will empower Americans by allowing them to keep more of their hard-earned money rather than sending it to Washington for someone else to decide how it will be spent. This is our time, and this is our challenge. For future generations of Americans - our children and our grandchildren - this moment is critical."

And Perdue sings the proposal's praises, too:

More By This Writer

Downtown DIY heads out Article

Thursday June 7, 2018 12:25 pm EDT
Mammal Gallery and Eyedrum face the end of an era | more...

Can Downtown's art scene survive developers? Article

Monday February 26, 2018 10:15 am EST
"We're faced with a challenge posed by a city developing too quickly" | more...

South Downtown art galleries shutter after nearby fire leaves one dead Article

Tuesday February 6, 2018 07:35 pm EST
Eyedrum, Murmur, and Mammal Gallery must move events during safety review | more...

Breathing new life into South Downtown Article

Thursday February 1, 2018 02:00 pm EST
Can Atlanta’s arts communities survive and thrive in an area primed for drastic change? | more...

Atlanta activists protest Trump, Perdue racism Article

Tuesday January 16, 2018 02:58 pm EST
Anti-Trump groups rallied at Sen. Perdue's Buckhead office to call foul on his denial of 'shithole' remark | more...
Search for more by Sean Keenan