E-Mobility Charging System Leader Heliox to Open North American Headquarters in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Heliox, a global leader in producing e-mobility charging systems, will establish their North American headquarters in Atlanta. The company’s Georgia expansion will create more than 70 clean-energy jobs in the region within the next year.

Gov. Kemp Signs Citizen's Arrest Overhaul

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Kemp signed H.B. 479 to overhaul Georgia's antiquated citizen's arrest statute. The Governor was joined by a bipartisan group of legislators, advocacy organizations, and members of Ahmaud Arbery's family.

 

Gov. Kemp Announces Interfor Invests $30 Million in Expanding Sawmill in Perry

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Interfor, a forest products company and the largest lumber producer in the state, will invest $30 million in expanding their sawmill operations in Perry, Georgia.

Gov. Kemp Signs Bills to Protect Georgia Children, Expand School Choice, Strengthen Families

Atlanta, GA – On Thursday, May 6, Governor Brian P. Kemp signed several bills to protect Georgia children, expand school choice, and strengthen families in the Peach State.

Gov. Kemp Applauds Carroll EMC and Syncglobal for Expanding Broadband in Rural Georgia

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded Carroll EMC and Syncglobal for expanding fiber-to-the-home broadband to rural Georgians in the ribbon cutting of Phase I of their project.

Gov. Kemp Announces Amazon Fulfillment Center in Savannah

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Amazon will expand its significant presence in Georgia with a new fulfillment center planned in Savannah, Georgia. The new facility will feature innovative Amazon robotics technology and create 1,000 full-time jobs.

Gov. Kemp Signs Bill to Protect Police Budgets

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp signed SB 286 to protect local law enforcement budgets.

Gov. Kemp Signs Bill to Fairly Compensate Student Athletes for Name, Image, and Likeness

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Kemp signed legislation to ensure that student collegiate athletes in Georgia are paid for the use of their name, image, and likeness.

Gov. Kemp Signs Bill to Provide Paid Parental Leave for State Employees

Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp signed HB 146 to provide three weeks of paid parental leave for state employees, including employees of local boards of education.

Gov. Kemp Signs Teacher Pipeline Bill

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Kemp signed SB 88, the teacher pipeline legislation designed to recruit, retain, and equip educators in the Peach State. SB 88 was sponsored by Senator Russ Goodman (R - Cogdell) and carried in the House by Representative Dominic LaRiccia (R - Douglas).