Initiatives and Priorities

Make Georgia #1 for Small Business

  • Cut obsolete, unnecessarily burdensome, and bureaucratic hurdles for small business
  • Maintain Georgia’s competitive tax environment
  • Develop a skilled workforce to meet current and future needs across the industry spectrum
  • Expand Georgia’s role as a world-renowned hub for global commerce
  • Ensure taxpayers can easily navigate and find necessary information through government interfaces

Reform State Government

  • Maintain Georgia’s AAA bond rating
  • Maximize taxpayer value with conservative budgeting
  • Expand public-private partnerships and leverage technology to best utilize limited state resources
  • Improve agency call centers and similar constituent services to be courteous and helpful

Strengthen Rural Georgia

  • Increase rural broadband access for economic growth, educational opportunity, and healthcare access
  • Deploy regional strike teams to areas with economic challenges or lessening populations to collaborate with local leaders and seek opportunities for growth
  • Address Georgia’s teacher shortage by removing barriers to professional entry and increasing pay
  • Dismantle Common Core and reduce high-stakes testing for a more student-centric approach to learning
  • Improve literacy rates for students in third through twelfth grades

Put Georgians First

  • Crack down on gang activity and human trafficking affecting every community across Georgia
  • Lower costs, improve quality, and increase access to quality healthcare in every region
  • Continue efforts to keep students, teachers, and personnel safe on campus
  • Expand access to mental health resources in schools for children and young adults