News for Pendergrass GA - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Pendergrass Georgia. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/pendergrass-ga News for Pendergrass GA - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/pendergrass-ga https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 01 Feb 2023 10:33:31 -0600 More Than a Million Georgians Eligible for Student Loan Debt Relief Held Up by GOP Georgians could be benefiting from relief right now were it not for lawsuits brought by Republican elected officials and special interests According https://www.americantowns.com/news/more-than-a-million-georgians-eligible-for-student-loan-debt-relief-held-up-by-gop-31527773-cartersville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/more-than-a-million-georgians-eligible-for-student-loan-debt-relief-held-up-by-gop-31527773-cartersville-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Reverend Warnock Leads Push in the Senate to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis Washington D.C. — U.S. Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock (D-GA) is leading the push to declare racism a public health crisis, reintroducing a https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-leads-push-in-the-senate-to-declare-racism-a-public-health-crisis-31527051-ellijay-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-leads-push-in-the-senate-to-declare-racism-a-public-health-crisis-31527051-ellijay-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Reverend Warnock Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Affordable Housing for Georgia's Working Families Senator Reverend Warnock joined a bipartisan cohort of senators to re-introduce the Choice in Affordable Housing Act, which would improve the federal https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-introduces-bipartisan-bill-to-expand-affordable-housing-for-georgias-working-families-31527052-newnan-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-introduces-bipartisan-bill-to-expand-affordable-housing-for-georgias-working-families-31527052-newnan-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 U.S. Senate Passes Ossoff, Warnock Resolution to Celebrate Fourth Georgia Bulldogs' National Championship Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Jon Ossoff and Reverend Raphael Warnock’s resolution to congratulate the University of Georgia (UGA) on https://www.americantowns.com/news/us-senate-passes-ossoff-warnock-resolution-to-celebrate-fourth-georgia-bulldogs-national-championship-31527056-marietta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/us-senate-passes-ossoff-warnock-resolution-to-celebrate-fourth-georgia-bulldogs-national-championship-31527056-marietta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Working to Expand Georgia's Protected Public Lands Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is working to protect Georgia’s forests and expand public lands. Sen. Ossoff is working to https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-working-to-expand-georgias-protected-public-lands-31527058-dalton-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-working-to-expand-georgias-protected-public-lands-31527058-dalton-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Gov. Kemp: SK Battery America Exceeds Hiring Goal, On Track to Reach 3,000 Workers Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced SK Battery America (SKBA) has exceeded its hiring goal of 2,600 employees two years https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sk-battery-america-exceeds-hiring-goal-on-track-to-reach-3000-workers-31527830-atlanta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sk-battery-america-exceeds-hiring-goal-on-track-to-reach-3000-workers-31527830-atlanta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 ICYMI: Buddy Carter Defends Disastrous GOP 30% Sales Tax Proposal That Would Slam Working Georgians This week, Georgia GOP Rep. Buddy Carter attempted to defend the Republican tax hike he is spearheading that would heavily burden working Georgians https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-buddy-carter-defends-disastrous-gop-30-sales-tax-proposal-that-would-slam-working-georgians-31525781-americus-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-buddy-carter-defends-disastrous-gop-30-sales-tax-proposal-that-would-slam-working-georgians-31525781-americus-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Gov. Kemp: Sustainable Building Materials Company to Invest $59 Million in Upson County Gov. Kemp: Sustainable Building Materials Company to Invest $59 Million in Upson County Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sustainable-building-materials-company-to-invest-59-million-in-upson-county-31526573-atlanta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sustainable-building-materials-company-to-invest-59-million-in-upson-county-31526573-atlanta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Statement on Mr. Tyre Nichols Atlanta, Ga. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff released the following statement. “The horrific killing of Tyre Nichols in Memphis has once again https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-statement-on-mr-tyre-nichols-31527061-valdosta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-statement-on-mr-tyre-nichols-31527061-valdosta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Gov. Kemp: SK Battery America to Open U.S. IT Center, Create 200 High-Tech Jobs in Roswell Gov. Kemp: SK Battery America to Open U.S. IT Center, Create 200 High-Tech Jobs in Roswell Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sk-battery-america-to-open-us-it-center-create-200-hightech-jobs-in-roswell-31524913-atlanta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/gov-kemp-sk-battery-america-to-open-us-it-center-create-200-hightech-jobs-in-roswell-31524913-atlanta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Reverend Warnock Announces Re-appointment to Senate Agriculture Committee, Vows to Champion Georgia Farmers, Families in 2023 Farm Bill Today, Senator Reverend Warnock was officially re-appointed to the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, where he will play a https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-announces-reappointment-to-senate-agriculture-committee-vows-to-champion-georgia-farmers-families-in-2023-farm-bill-31524917-athens-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-announces-reappointment-to-senate-agriculture-committee-vows-to-champion-georgia-farmers-families-in-2023-farm-bill-31524917-athens-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 NEW: Sen.Ossoff Will Serve on U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff will serve on the selective and powerful U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee in the 118th Congress. https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-senossoff-will-serve-on-us-senate-intelligence-committee-31524921-decatur-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-senossoff-will-serve-on-us-senate-intelligence-committee-31524921-decatur-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Demands Answers on Shortage of Children's Pain and Fever-Reducing Medicine Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is demanding answers from three pharmaceutical companies on the shortage of over-the-counter https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-demands-answers-on-shortage-of-childrens-pain-and-feverreducing-medicine-31524923-braselton-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-demands-answers-on-shortage-of-childrens-pain-and-feverreducing-medicine-31524923-braselton-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff's Lunar New Year Greetings Atlanta, Ga. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff released the following statement: “Alisha and I extend our warmest well wishes for health, https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoffs-lunar-new-year-greetings-31524926-atlanta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoffs-lunar-new-year-greetings-31524926-atlanta-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 ICYMI: U.S. Economy Continues to Grow, Surpass Expectations Under President Biden's Economic Leadership Today’s Q4 economic report brought good news for Georgians, showing that the economy surpassed expectations for growth under President https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-us-economy-continues-to-grow-surpass-expectations-under-president-bidens-economic-leadership-31525783-acworth-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-us-economy-continues-to-grow-surpass-expectations-under-president-bidens-economic-leadership-31525783-acworth-ga.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600