Amazon to Launch New Fulfillment Center, Create 500 Jobs in Coweta County

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Amazon will expand its Georgia presence by launching a new fulfillment center in Newnan. Starting on day one, the e-commerce retail company will create 500 new, full-time jobs with industry-leading pay and comprehensive benefits at the new facility.

Governor, First Lady Introduce Anti-Human Trafficking Legislation

Atlanta, GA - Yesterday Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp were joined by Georgians for Refuge, Action, Compassion, and Education (GRACE) Commission members, legislators, and special guests as they announced three important legislative measures to combat human trafficking in Georgia.

Enchem to Build Two Facilities in Jackson County, Create 300 Jobs

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced Korean manufacturer Enchem Ltd. will build two new manufacturing plants in Jackson County, Georgia, creating more than 300 jobs and investing $61.35 million in the project.

Georgia Earns Top Spot for Regional Workforce Development

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced Georgia earned the top ranking for workforce development in the South Atlantic Region, according to Site Selection Magazine's 2020 Workforce Development Rankings.

Gov. Kemp Names Thirty Appointments

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for thirty (30) Georgians to serve on various state boards, councils, and commissions.

Governor Brian P. Kemp's 2020 State of the State Address

On Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 11 AM in the Georgia House of Representatives, Governor Brian P. Kemp delivered his State of the State Address.

Kemp Nominates Jannine Miller for State Transportation Planning Director

Atlanta, GA - Today Governor Kemp announced his nomination of Jannine Miller, Senior Advisor to U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Elaine Chao, to serve as State Planning Director at the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT). Once confirmed by the State House and Senate Transportation Committees, Miller will assume the role vacated by Jay Roberts last September.

December Net Tax Revenues Up 3%

Atlanta, GA - The State of Georgia’s December net tax collections totaled nearly $2.23 billion for an increase of $65.8 million, or 3 percent, compared to the previous fiscal year when net tax collections totaled roughly $2.16 billion. Year-to-date, net tax collections totaled $11.85 billion for an increase of roughly $32.3 million, or 0.3 percent, compared to FY 2019 when net tax revenues totaled almost $11.82 billion.

First Lady's GRACE Commission, DOAS to Implement Anti-Human Trafficking Training, Host Self-Defense Classes

Atlanta, GA - Today First Lady Marty Kemp and the Georgians for Refuge, Action, Compassion, and Education (GRACE) Commission, in collaboration with the Georgia Department of Administrative Services (DOAS), launched Human Trafficking Awareness Training for State of Georgia employees.

Gov. Kemp Appoints Nine to State Boards

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for nine Georgians to serve on various occupational licensing boards.