News

Press Releases
Carter Statement on Price Confirmation as HHS Secretary
February 10, 2017
Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01) released the following statement after Dr. Tom Price was confirmed as the United States Secretary of Health and Human Services: "Congratulations to my friend and fellow Georgian. As a lifelong physician and dedicated public servant with a deep understanding of the budgetary process, Tom Price is the partner Congress needs at the helm of America's health department. Not only is Dr. Price immeasurably qualified, he has a plan to resuscitate our broken hea... More
Press Releases
House Approves Carter Legislation to Protect Fort Frederica
February 6, 2017
The United States House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter's (GA-01) legislation today to expand and protect Fort Frederica National Monument located on St. Simons Island, Ga. "Fort Frederica is a historic treasure and my legislation passed in the House today is critical to ensure the fort's rich history is preserved," Carter said. "I am pleased the legislation was approved by the House and I hope the Senate will act swiftly to preserve and protect Fort Fred... More
Press Releases
Carter Statement on the Nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court
January 31, 2017
Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01) released the following statement after President Donald J. Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court: "Justice Antonin Scalia was a fair judge and an ardent defender of the Constitution. His time on the bench was what our Founding Fathers envisioned. President Trump promised to nominate a judge to the Supreme Court who shares these convictions and I applaud his nomination of Neil Gorsuch tonight. I urge my colleagues in the Senate to act swiftly... More
Press Releases
Carter Supports Ban on Federal Funding for Abortion
January 24, 2017
Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01) released the following statement today after the United States House of Representatives passed H.R. 7 with Carter's support to permanently ban all federal funding for abortions: "As a lifelong health care provider, father, grandfather and Congressman, I believe life starts at conception and that American taxpayers should never be responsible to foot the bill for abortions. Unfortunately, even with measures including the Hyde amendment in place to protec... More
Press Releases
Carter Statement on President Trump's Decision to Restore the Mexico City Policy
January 23, 2017
Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01) released the following statement supporting President Donald J. Trump's decision to restore the Mexico City Policy which prohibits taxpayer funds to non-governmental organizations in foreign countries that provide or promote abortions: "President Trump has wasted no time joining us in the fight to ensure American taxpayers are never responsible to foot the bill for ending a precious life before it begins. While it's unacceptable to use taxpayer funds fo... More
Browse News
Search