Videos

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Floor Speech- Economy

Senator Johnny Isakson on the Economy and Housing Market

Senator Johnny Isakson talks about the economy and the importance of the Financial Crisis Commission in examining the causes of our nations economic collapse. He also discusses his efforts to expand the current housing tax credit to $15,000 with no income limit or first-time homebuyer status requirement.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Response- President's Healthcare Speech

Senator Johnny Isakson on President Obama's Health Care Address to Congress

Senator Johnny Isakson reacts to President Obama's speech to Congress on health care reform.

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Floor Speech- Homebuyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson on Expanding the Homebuyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson explains the importance of fixing the housing market in order to stimulate the economy through his amendment to expand the first-time homebuyer tax credit. Senator Isakson's amendment amendment would have increased the maximum amount of the credit from $8,000 to $15,000 and expanded the current tax credit so that it applies to any buyer of any home, not just first-time buyers.

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Floor Speech- Frank Norton

Senator Johnny Isakson Honors Frank Norton

Senator Johnny Isakson honors Frank Norton during a speech on the Senate floor. August 6, 2009.

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Floor Speech- Anthony DeJuan Boatwright Act

Senator Johnny Isakson on Anthony DeJuan Boatwright Act

Senator Johnny Isakson speaks on the Anthony DeJuan Boatwright Act. Senator Isakson introduced this bill that would amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to require child care providers to provide to parents information regarding whether such providers carry liability insurance. To read more, visit https://www.isakson.senate.gov/press/2009/071609boatwright.htm.

Monday, July 27, 2009

Forum- First-Time Homebuyer

Senator Johnny Isakson's First-Time Homebuyers Forum

On Saturday, June 27, 2009, Senator Johnny Isakson hosted a 'First-Time Homebuyers Forum' in Lawrenceville, GA.  He welcomed participants to the forum by discussing the tax credit available to first-time homebuyers and gave an overview on the state of the current housing market.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Floor Speech- Rayon Fiber

Senator Johnny Isakson on Rayon Fiber Procurement for U.S. Military Uniforms

Senator Isakson introduced his amendment (No. 1525) to the Defense Authorization Bill that would repeal the Jan. 28, 2013 sunset of the Defense Department's authority to procure fire resistant rayon fiber from foreign countries for uniforms.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Floor Speech- Financial Crisis

Senator Johnny Isakson on the Financial Crisis Commission

Senator Isakson speaks on the Senate floor about the appointment of members to the Financial Crisis Commission.

Monday, July 13, 2009

Floor Speech- F-22

Senator Johnny Isakson on the F-22

Senator Johnny Isakson speaks in support of the F-22 during a speech on the Senate floor.

Monday, July 13, 2009

Floor Speech- Emily Cox

Senator Johnny Isakson Honors Emily Cox

Senator Johnny Isakson honors Emily Cox during a speech on the Senate floor.