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Atlanta, GA - On Tuesday, June 4, 2019, Governor Brian P. Kemp and Georgia's Poet Laureate, Chelsea Rathburn, in collaboration with Georgia Council for the Arts, announced the winner and finalists of the sixth annual Poet Laureate's Prize.
Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that he will appoint Rachelle L. Carnesale to the Atlanta Judicial Circuit Superior Court to fill the vacancy created by Judge Gail Tusan's recent retirement.
Atlanta, GA - This morning, Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for twelve (12) appointments to boards and councils.
Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded President Trump's swift signature of disaster relief legislation that will benefit Georgia and other states impacted by natural disasters.
Atlanta, GA - This afternoon, Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for seven (7) appointments to boards and related state entities.
Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp, U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue, DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond, and Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Kathleen E. Toomey, M.D. announced that $1.5 million from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be used in DeKalb County to reduce HIV transmission, illness, and death. This funding stems from President Trump’s Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative to reduce new HIV infections by 75% in the next five years and 90% in the next ten years. In 2017, Georgia had the second highest rate of new HIV diagnoses, and more than 58,700 people are currently living with HIV in the state.
Atlanta, GA - Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for eleven (11) appointments to boards, commissions, and related state entities.
Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp and the Department of Community Health (DCH) announced Deloitte will work with state officials to develop federal healthcare waivers for Georgia's Medicaid program and private health insurance marketplace based on the Patients First Act.
Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp announced today that Invesco, one of the world’s leading investment managers, plans to significantly expand its global headquarters in Atlanta, adding 500 jobs and investing $70 million as part of a major expansion of its business.
Atlanta, GA – On Saturday, June 29 from 9 AM to 12 PM at the Governor's Mansion, First Lady Marty Kemp will host a pet adoption day for rescue cats and dogs. Mrs. Kemp has partnered with humane societies, animal shelters, and pet rescues across the state to find permanent homes for animals in need.