Friday, March 29, 2013
The 6th District Congressman had a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Roswell this week.
Congressman Tom Price (R-6th District) moved his local office from East Cobb into North Fulton this past week. The new office is located at 85-C Mill Street, Suite 300, in Roswell. His East Cobb office was at 3730 Roswell Road, near the intersection of Robinson Road East. "It is an honor to represent the citizens of the 6th District of Georgia and an important part of our commitment is having a district office that is accessible and welcoming," Price told Patch. "The new district office located in Roswell, the geographic center of the 6th District, will combine and consolidate the efforts of our previous two offices to serve the entire district. As always, we encourage folks to call or stop-in and let us know how we may best serve them and…
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives approved the "No Budget, No Pay" bill that also extended the nation's debt ceiling for another three months.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the "No Budget, No Pay Act," which would require Congress to pass a budget to continue getting their own paychecks. U.S. Rep. Tom Price, a Republican who represents East Cobb, said in a news release Wednesday that passage of H.R. 325 shows the urgency of the nation's financial problems. “It has been 1,365 days since the U.S. Senate last passed a budget. If families and businesses must adhere to a budget, why shouldn’t the U.S. government? House Republicans have done our job year after year – putting forth a bold, responsible plan to correct the nation’s fiscal course. We will do so again this year with a plan that will come to balance within 10 years," said Price, who is married to Roswell City …
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
A sampling of Cobb-area headlines for Tuesday, Aug. 23.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
To learn more about today's featured headlines, click the links below: Price, Gingrey Seats to Be Altered Businesses Raise Funds for Marietta High New Powder Springs Police Station Opens
Marietta, East Cobb and Northeast Cobb would be largely unaffected by a new congressional redistricting plan.
The additional U.S. House seat awarded to Georgia could substantially affect the shape of two of the three Congressional districts covering Cobb County. They are the seats occupied by Rep. Tom Price (R-Roswell), who represents most of East Cobb and Northeast Cobb in his 6th District, and Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-Marietta), whose 11th District would get a major redrawing according to maps unveiled Monday. (See PDF attachments of current maps and proposals for the metro Atlanta area and state of Georgia for details.) As noted by the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, not only would House Republicans hold on to their majority under the proposal, but part of the city of Atlanta would have GOP representation for the first time in many years. That'…