State of the State

Find out what Brian Kemp said during his State of the State address

Find out what Brian Kemp said during his State of the State address

Gov. Brian Kemp asked state lawmakers Thursday to give businesses more help dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, double down on investment in rural Georgia and build on last year’s criminal justice reforms. In a 65-minute State of the State address to a joint session of the state House and Senate, Kemp proposed expanding a tax credit the General Assembly passed last year for Georgia businesses that make personal protective equipment (PPE) including masks and gowns to manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and medical equipment. “We cannot waste time in bidding wars with other states or foreign adversaries,” the governor said. “No one…
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