WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today introduced the Supporting Teachers and Safe Students Act. The bill would amend Title II of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) to give more flexibility and support for teachers and school professionals to engage in school safety activities.
There could not be a better time to be a job seeker in Georgia’s Third District. The American economy is booming, and Georgia is leading the pack. Businesses of all sizes are reinvesting in their communities and expanding their workforce. Time and again, I hear the same thing from business owners.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) this week joined the Georgia congressional delegation in urging the Pentagon to consider Georgia as home to the new Futures Command of the U.S. Army.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today joined Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), Congressman Dave Reichert (R-Was.) and 104 other congressmen in a letter to President Donald Trump expressing their “deep concern about the prospect of broad, global tariffs on aluminum and steel imports.”
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today released the following statement praising Georgia Power’s announcement that customers will receive $1.2 billion in benefits because of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today attended the National Skills Coalition’s Skills Summit to discuss the importance of apprenticeships and workforce development and to highlight the PARTNERS Act with bill cosponsor Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.).
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today released the following statement on the Treasury Department’s release of updated tax withholding tables based on the policy changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today released the following statement after voting on a short-term continuing resolution (CR) to continue funding the government through February 8th and reauthorize the Children’s Healthcare Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years:
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today voted to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. This bill would make it mandatory for healthcare practitioners to care for a baby who survives an attempted abortion in the same way as other children born alive at the same age.
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In 2007, Drew Ferguson IV had just been elected mayor of West Point. Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia had just begun to turn dirt at the future site of the automaker’s plant east of town and the city was just beginning to experience a taste of the growth and opportunities that were to come, although many questions still remained about what it would mean for the city.
I had the opportunity to interview our freshman congressman from the 3rd Congressional District of Georgia, Drew Ferguson IV. The 3rd Congressional District is arguably the most conservative seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The district includes several counties in west Georgia including Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Troup and Fayette.