‘Twas the Night Before Christmas – Election Edition

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the state,
Families tuned in the news, and yes, another debate;
 
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, 
As sounds of political ads were filling the air.
  
The polls were posted with no margin to spare;
With visions of Hillary and Harry, not Whoville …oh, don’t they care.
 
The children were frustrated, all dressed in their flannel;
No Frosty, no Rudolph, but campaign spots on each channel.
 
When out on the lawn, they heard such a clatter,
They ran to the window to see what’s the matter.
 
When what to their wondering eyes did appear,
but eight energetic, door-to-door volunteers,
Were they there to sing carols in warm winter coats?
No, but instead to remind them to all go and vote.
 

“Vote for our person, not their person!” they chanted with might;
Ending what would have been such a blissful, snowy night.
 
With a fury in our step we ran quick to the door,
And told them, “It’s Christmas – please, please… no more!
The mailers and ads are too much to take, 
With all due respect, can’t you give us a break?”
 
So, voters listen and lend us your ear;
Christmas is at risk and must be saved this year.
 
You must hurry and scurry, make no delay;
To save this Christmas, go vote this Tuesday!


Election Day is Tuesday.  David Perdue and Gov. Nathan Deal are leading in the polls, but are just a point or two away from the 50 percent mark needed to avoid a runoff Election.  If there was every a time when you ask yourself, “Does my vote really make a difference?”  This is the year.  Please go and vote on Tuesday, November 4th.  A runoff for the Governor’s race will be in early December and the runoff for the U.S. Senate race will be in early January.

Please go vote on Tuesday November 4th.  If not, I imagine you will be reading this version of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” to your family.

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It’s that time

The air is cool, the leaves are changing, and the Georgia Bulldogs are about to whip up on the Florida Gators.  That can only mean one thing – IT’S TIME TO GET OUT THE VOTE!

I am excited that the election is almost here and will be hitting the campaign trail all across North Georgia this coming Monday and Tuesday with my good friend, Republican Nominee for the U.S. Senate, David Perdue.

We can count on David Perdue to help bring jobs and bigger paychecks to North Georgia.  And a vote for David Perdue is a vote to stop the Obama agenda that is hurting our families and wallets.

David’s opponent supports the Obama agenda.  President Obama said yesterday “If Michelle Nunn wins, that means that Democrats keep control of the Senate and that means we can keep doing some good work.”

We can’t let that happen.

Please join David and I when we are in your area next Monday and Tuesday.

Perdue RV Tour

Monday, October 27, 2014

Paulding County
7:30 am
The Events Place
855 Hiram-Douglasville Highway
Hiram

Bartow County
9:00 am
Swheat Market Deli
5 East Main Street
Cartersville

Floyd County
10:30 am
Republican Party Victory Office
339 Broad Street
Rome

Catoosa County
1:00 pm
Choo Choo BBQ
12960 U.S. 27
Chickamauga

Whitfield County
3:30 pm
The Dalton Depot
110 Depot Street
Dalton

Gilmer County
5:30 pm
Republican Party Office
96 North Main Street
Ellijay

Fannin County
6:30 pm
Rebel’s Pantry
4500 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Rabun County
10:00 am
Kingwood Country Club
401 Country Club Drive
Clayton

Lumpkin County
12:00 pm
Wagon Wheel
1108 Grove Street North
Dahlonega

Dawson County
2:30 pm
Dawsonville Gun and Pawn
5711 Georgia 53
Dawsonville

Forsyth County
4:00 pm
The Kinsey Farm
7170 Jot-em Down Road
Gainesville

We are just 11 days away from this very crucial election.  All of our Republican Constitutional officers, State House and State Senate members are up for re-election as well and need our support.  Please take time to go vote.

Early voting is underway.  Click here to find an Early Voting location in your community.

I look forward to seeing you next week out on the campaign trail.

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No Amnesty

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I am concerned that President Obama has failed to keep our borders secure and made it easier for illegal immigrants to stay in our country.  We must act now!

Sign my petition if you support making our borders secure, no amnesty for illegal immigrants and enforcing our current immigration laws.

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Obama’s Big Government Rejected

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President Obama’s unconstitutional recess appointments of senior administration officials, Obamacare’s mandates that restricted religious freedoms and forced union dues on individuals who don’t want to pay them have all been rejected by the Supreme Court.

Sign the petition below to REJECT President Obama’s big government policies.

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Religious Freedom

 

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Today, the Supreme Court ruled that the Obama administration, through Obamacare mandates, violated one of the most respected constitutional protections: freedom of religion.

Sign the petition below if you stand with Hobby Lobby and for religious freedom.

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Citizen Co-Sponsor Bill to Cut IRS Funding by over $340 million

TG 003TW IRS Budget CutThe recent developments of the IRS scandal make it clear – the IRS is an agency that is out of control and must be reigned in.

That’s why the House Appropriations Committee today passed a bill that cut funding for the IRS by over $340 million, putting the scandal-ridden agency’s funding at pre-2008 levels.  It also placed restrictions on employee bonuses, forbids funding from being used to target groups based on their political beliefs, prohibits funding to implement Obamacare’s individual mandate and stops the transfers of taxpayer dollars from the Department of Health and Human Services for Obamacare uses.  The bill will now go before the entire U.S House of Representatives for a vote.

SIGN below to Citizen Co-Sponsor the bill to cut IRS funding by over $340 million.

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Demand the IRS Release the E-Mails

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This week, the IRS reveled that it can longer find Lois Lerner’s e-mails and the IRS Commissioner told Congress yesterday that the American people don’t deserve an apology. Unbelievable!  The IRS tells you to keep 7 years of tax records, but they can’t keep 6 months of e-mails.

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Don’t Raise the Gas Tax

National Review Online: Don’t Raise the Gas Tax
June 20, 2014
By the Editors

Dont Raise the Gas Tax

The federal Highway Trust Fund, historically, is a fund that the government can’t be trusted to spend on federal highways. Unfortunately, Senator Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) is proposing to put more money in it by raising the federal gasoline tax, a proposal he’s concocted with Senator Chris Murphy (D., Conn.).

Corker’s idea is bad policy and bad politics. The politics: Gas prices are rising rapidly, taxes on fuel are regressive, and Americans, rightly, really don’t like when you raise any kind of tax at all.

There’s no pressing policy reason to increase the tax. The trust fund has plenty of money to fund highway priorities that the federal government needs to address — especially if federal money were spent more efficiently. But the fund is running dry because, instead, Congress has repeatedly lavished spending on non-highway priorities and on intrastate issues. Drivers across America shouldn’t have to pay for projects that House appropriators like, but that’s the way the trust fund works now. Corker is proposing to let this continue.

Corker is bound by a pledge he’s made to voters not to raise taxes, but his plan has a way around it: Package the gas-tax hike with renewing a bunch of tax breaks called “extenders” that expired at the beginning of this year. This more than adds up as a fiscal matter, but not an economic or political one. The result would be to cut taxes on particular corporations and for particular kinds of consumption and investment (producing wind energy, for instance) while raising taxes on almost all consumers. Moreover, it’s expected that most of these tax extenders will be renewed at some point anyway, as they are every year, so Corker can’t really claim that they’ll make up for the new tax increase he’s proposing.

We have a better idea: Cut the gas tax and let states pay for the highways within their borders. Senator Mike Lee (R., Utah) and Representative Tom Graves (R., Ga.) have proposed a bill that would do essentially this, and it makes a number of other important improvements to highway policies.

Some American infrastructure needs improvement, and some taxpayer-funded projects eventually pay for themselves, but states are in a far better position to decide which projects are worth financing. American infrastructure is also so expensive that many projects that might be economically sensible are not. This is especially true of federal projects, and Congress should work on that — the requirement that all federal contractors pay an excessive “prevailing wage” is one problem — before it digs its hand deeper into the taxpayer’s pocket.

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Defund ObamaCare

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If we’re going to fix our health-care system, we have to start with defunding ObamaCare.

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Eliminate The IRS. Establish The Fairtax.

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The IRS is out of control, and it’s time to put a stop to it. It’s time to eliminate the IRS and implement the FairTax!

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