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Johnny Isakson's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: John 'Johnny' H. Isakson
Office: U.S. Senate (GA) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dianne; 3 Children: John, Kevin, Julie
Birth Date: 12/28/1944
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Home City: Marietta, GA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
July 25, 2014 Newsletter: E-Newsletter for the Week Ending July 25, 2014
July 24, 2014 Bennet, Isakson Applaud House Passage of Legislation Boosting Competency-Based Education
May 21, 2014 Bipartisan, Bicameral Group Announces Deal to Improve American Workforce Development System
May 6, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Charter Schools Week
April 2, 2014 Isakson, Casey Bill to Protect Funding for Children's Hospitals Clears Final Passage
March 14, 2014 Senate Passes Isakson-Bennet Amendment to Promote Integration of Early Childhood Education Funding
Feb. 12, 2014 Isakson Calls on President, Senate to Help American Families, U.S. Economy by Moving Forward on Trade Promotion Authority, Keystone Pipeline, Reform of Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac, Reauthorization of Job Training Programs
July 19, 2013 E-Newsletter for the Week Ending July 19, 2013
July 16, 2013 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education - Obamacare
Feb. 15, 2013 e-Newsletter for the week ending Feb. 15, 2013
Feb. 12, 2013 Isakson Statement on State of the Union
Feb. 9, 2012 Isakson Applauds Approval of Georgia's "No Child Left Behind' Waiver Request
Sept. 14, 2011 Alexander, Burr, Isakson, Kirk Introduce Series of Bills to "Fix" No Child Left Behind
Aug. 2, 2011 Amending the Education Sciences Reform Act of 2002
June 15, 2011 The Economy
May 6, 2011 E-Newsletter for the Week Ending May 6, 2011
May 4, 2011 Isakson Emphasizes Important Role of Charter Schools in Education
Sept. 28, 2010 Isakson Praises Passage of Resolution Honoring Small Business Development Centers
July 28, 2010 Isakson Praises Passage of Resolution Honoring Historically Black Colleges
June 16, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - To Consider the Nomination of Inez Tenenbaum to be Chairman and Commissioner for the Consumer Product Safety Commission
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius to be Secretary of The Department of Health and Human Services
July 3, 2008 Isakson Praises Decision to Give Georgia Flexibility under No Child Left Behind
June 27, 2008 Isakson, Chambliss Praise Passage of Bill to Fund Troops
May 22, 2008 Isakson, Chambliss Praise Passage of Iraq Spending Bill Without Timeline for Withdrawal of Troops
May 7, 2008 Lautenberg, Isakson Introduce Legislation To Help Prevent Minority Diabetes
May 1, 2008 Isakson, Chambliss Co-Sponsor Legislation to Enhance Education Benefits for Servicemembers, Veterans, Guardsmen, Reservists
April 1, 2008 Letter to Henry Paulson, Treasury Secretary, and Margaret Spellings, Education Secretary - Protect Student Loans
Nov. 14, 2007 Isakson Praises Passage of Head Start Act
Oct. 23, 2007 Departments of Labor , Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
Sept. 25, 2007 Isakson Praises Student Improvements in Reading, Math
June 15, 2007 Letter To Margaret Spellings, Secretary of the Department of Education - Wait Until the Higher Education Act is Reauthorized
June 13, 2007 Chambliss, Isakson Praise Abstinence Education for Contributing to Decline in Georgia's Teen Pregnancy Rates
May 18, 2007 Isakson Praises Student Improvements in History, Civics Credits No Child Left Behind for Advancements
April 25, 2007 Isakson Praises Senate Passage of Legislation to Improve U.S. Economic Competitiveness
March 6, 2007 Isakson Praises No Child Left Behind, Declares Reauthorization a Top Legislative Priority
Jan. 8, 2007 Isakson Praises No Child Left Behind, Declares Reauthorization One of His Top Legislative Priorities
July 27, 2006 Isakson Praises Passage of Perkins Career and Technical Education Act
March 14, 2006 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2007
Feb. 9, 2006 Isakson Praises ‘No Child Left Behind,' Cites Achievements of Atlanta Elementary School
Oct. 27, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriatons Act, 2006--Continued
Oct. 25, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 19, 2005 Hearing of Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee - U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA) on Prescription Drug Importation
March 1, 2005 Hearing of Health, Education , Labor and Pensions Committee - FDA's Drug Approval Process
Feb. 17, 2005 Hearing of Committee on Health, Education, labor and pension on Drup Importation: Wold the Price be Right?
Aug. 23, 2004 Georgia's Achievement Gap Narrowing Under No Child Left Behind
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