WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today released the following statement following the passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today introduced H.R. 4372, the Help Students Repay Act, legislation which would consolidate the complicated web of income-driven student loan repayment plans. Currently, student loan borrowers must choose from nine different loan repayment plans, five of which are income-driven.
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today voted to pass the Save Local Business Act.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today voted to pass H.R. 849, the Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act. This bill would repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) which was created under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and given the unilateral authority to alter Medicare policies, which could restrict seniors’ access to healthcare.
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today introduced the PARTNERS Act with Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.). This bill would establish a grant program to promote local partnerships to help small and medium sized businesses develop work-based learning programs. Funding for this grant would come from fees collected for H1-B visas.
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today announced an action plan to address ongoing problems at the Peachtree City Post Office in Peachtree City, Georgia. The Congressman’s staff has been meeting with local and federal officials to rectify these issues since March of this year.
The plan will correct ongoing complaints lodged by residents including:
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.), a member of the House Committee on the Budget, released the following statement after voting in support of the Fiscal Year 2018 budget resolution:
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today voted to pass H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. This legislation would prohibit abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy, with exceptions in cases of rape, incest and threat to the health of the mother.
WASHINGTON D.C. –Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) applauded the announcement by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) of its plans to build a new clinic in Pike County, Georgia to bring care to veterans in the Third District.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today joined with Congressmen Luke Messer (R-Ind.), Jared Polis (D-Colo.) and Tom Garrett (R-Va.) to introduce the Reverse Transfer Efficiency Act of 2017.
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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.