Senate Confirms Susan Combs as Assistant Secretary at the Department of the Interior

As of June 5, 2019, Ms. Combs had waited 695 days for the Senate to vote to confirm her to this position.

Presidential Candidate Announces “Federal Police Accountability” Plan as Part of Platform

Presidential candidate Julian Castro has announced that one of his campaign platform pillars includes reforms on law enforcement to "combat police brutality" by centralizing...

Treasury and Commerce Implement Changes to Cuba Sanctions Rules

On Tuesday, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) unveiled amendments to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR) to further...

President Donald J. Trump to Award the Medal of Freedom

On June 19, 2019, President Donald J. Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Arthur B. Laffer. 

US Signs Memorandum with Guatemala on Smuggling & Irregular Migration

Acting Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan has formalized an agreement between the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Ministry of Government of Guatemala with...

Isakson & Perdue Both Back Anti-Robocall Legislation

Georgia's U.S. Senators voted in favor of bipartisan legislation to combat illegal robocalls on Thursday.

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Charged in 18-Count Superseding Indictment

Charges Related to Illegally Obtaining, Receiving and Disclosing Classified Information

Senator David Perdue: The Budget Law Is A Disaster

“The Budget Act of 1974 was never going to work, and it’s taken 45 years for Congress to try to fix it.”

Late Sen. John McCain Will Be Honored Posthumously as a 2019 “Father of the...

Former United States Senator John McCain will be honored posthumously at this year's Father of the Year Awards.

Isakson sponsors tax bill to offer relief for family of deceased military service members

This bill will address an unintended consequence of the new tax reform law that contributed to higher taxes on military survivor benefits.