Videos

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 -

Fox Business- Homebuyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson on Expanding the Homebuyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson on Fox Business Network discussing his efforts to extend and expand the tax credit for first-time home buyers . Senator Isakson's proposal would increase the maximum amount of the credit from $8,000 to $15,000 and expand the current tax credit so that it applies to any buyer of any home, not just first-time buyers.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Bloomberg- Homebuyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson on Expanding the Home Buyer Tax Credit

Senator Johnny Isakson on Bloomberg Television discussing his efforts to extend and expand the tax credit for first-time home buyers . Senator Isakson's proposal would increase the maximum amount of the credit from $8,000 to $15,000 and expand the current tax credit so that it applies to any buyer of any home, not just first-time buyers.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Floor Speech- United Flight 93

Senator Johnny Isakson on the Dedication of the Memorial to Flight 93

Senator Johnny Isakson honors the passengers of United Flight 93. On September 9, 2009, a large bronze plaque was unveiled at the Capitol that pays tribute to the individuals who died when their plane crashed in a Pennsylvania field.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Floor Speech- Melanie Oudin

Senator Johnny Isakson on Melanie Oudin

Senator Johnny Isakson honors the accomplishments of Melanie Oudin during a speech on the Senate floor.

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.