Governor Kemp and Family Welcome Home Georgia National Guard 48th Brigade

Atlanta, GA – This morning Governor Brian P. Kemp, First Lady Marty Kemp, and their daughters welcomed home members of the Georgia National Guard's 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team as they returned to Hunter Army Airfield from their deployment in Afghanistan.

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Governor Kemp Appoints Stacey Hydrick to Succeed J.P. Boulee on DeKalb Bench

Atlanta, GA – Following the swearing-in ceremony of Judge J.P. Boulee as the newest member of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Governor Kemp announced his appointment of DeKalb County State Court Judge Stacey Hydrick to the DeKalb County Superior Court.

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GEORGIA SECURES AAA BOND RATING

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Georgia again secured the highest ratings of AAA, with a stable outlook, from the three main credit rating agencies: Fitch, Moody’s, and Standard & Poor’s (S&P).

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Governor Kemp Joins President Trump for Bipartisan Roundtable on Workforce Mobility

Atlanta, GA – Today President Trump hosted Governor Brian P. Kemp and a bipartisan group of governors at the White House to discuss workforce mobility and freedom with U.S. Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta and administration officials.

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Governor Kemp Announces Economic Development Mission to Republic of Korea

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his plans to travel to South Korea for an economic development mission at the end of June, his first international trip since taking office.

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Governor Kemp Makes Historic Appointment for Insurance Commissioner

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp made history today by appointing Doraville Police Chief and Brigadier General John King to serve as Georgia’s Insurance Commissioner and Safety Fire Commissioner. King is the first Hispanic Insurance Commissioner and statewide constitutional officer.

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Governor Kemp Names Joyette Holmes Cobb District Attorney

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today named the Cobb Judicial Circuit’s Chief Magistrate Judge Joyette Holmes as its incoming District Attorney. Holmes will be the first female and first African-American to serve in this capacity.

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Office of Student Achievement, Dept. of Education Applaud Statewide RESA Tour

Atlanta, GA – For the first time, the Governor's Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) and the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) held in-depth listening sessions at all sixteen Regional Education Service Agencies (RESAs) across Georgia.

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May Net Tax Revenue Up 0.1%

Atlanta, GA - Georgia’s May net tax collections totaled almost $1.76 billion for an increase of just over $1 million, or 0.1 percent, compared to May 2018. Year-to-date, net tax collections totaled $21.67 billion for an increase of $940.7 million, or 4.5 percent, compared to the previous fiscal year (FY) when net tax revenues totaled nearly $20.73 billion.

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Governor Kemp Announces 9 Appointments

Atlanta, GA - Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for eight (8) appointments to board and related entities. Yesterday, Kemp conducted the swearing-in ceremony for Mitchell McEwen to the State Construction Industry Licensing Board.

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