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  Isakson, Johnny
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AffiliationRepublican  
<-  2005-01-03  
 
NameJohnny Isakson
Address5074 Hampton Farms Drive
Marietta, Georgia 30068, United States
Emailinfo@isakson.net
Websitehttp://isakson.net/
Born December 28, 1944
Died Still Living (69 years)
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia
Aug 11, 2013 09:10am
Tags Conservative - Anti Embryonic Stem Cell Research - Anti-Affirmative Action - Anti-Gay Marriage - Pro Alaska/Offshore Oil Drilling - Pro Free Trade - Pro School Vouchers - Pro- gun - Pro-Bush Tax Cuts - Pro-Life - Pro-Social Security Privatization - Married - Methodist -
InfoJohn Hardy "Johnny" Isakson

Johnny Isakson is a businessman, public servant and family man. Johnny was President of Northside Realty for 22 years, helping to build it into the 37th largest residential brokerage company in America. Johnny was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1976, and served 7 terms, 4 as Minority Leader. He was the Republican nominee for Governor in 1990, and was elected to the Georgia Senate, serving 2 terms before being appointed Chairman of the Georgia Board of Education in 1996. On February 23rd, 1999, Johnny was elected to the United States Congress in a special election to replace former Speaker Newt Gingrich. Reelected in November of 2000, Johnny serves on the Transportation Committee and the Education and Workforce Committee. He is Vice Chairman of the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness. Johnny and his wife Dianne have three children - John, Julie, and Kevin, and attend Mt. Zion United Methodist Church where Johnny has taught sixth grade Sunday school since 1978.


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
02/15/2013-02/18/2013 Public Policy Polling (D) 37.00% ( 7.0) 39.00% ( 10.0) 25.00% ( 2.0)
03/31/2011-04/03/2011 Public Policy Polling (D) 44.00% ( 8.0) 29.00% ( 9.0) 27.00% ( 1.0)
02/26/2010-02/28/2010 Public Policy Polling (D) 36.00% ( 0.0) 38.00% ( 0.0) 26.00% ( 0.0)
09/18/2009-09/20/2009 Strategic Vision (R) 53.00% ( 2.0) 38.00% ( 1.0) 9.00% ( 3.0)
08/21/2009-08/23/2009 Strategic Vision (R) 55.00% ( 3.0) 39.00% ( 8.0) 6.00% ( 5.0)
04/24/2009-04/26/2009 Survey USA 48.00% ( 3.0) 33.00% ( 5.0) 18.00% ( 6.0)
06/27/2008-06/29/2008 Strategic Vision (R) 58.00% ( 4.0) 31.00% ( 7.0) 11.00% ( 3.0)
10/20/2006-10/22/2006 Strategic Vision (R) 54.00% ( 1.0) 38.00% ( 8.0) 8.00% ( 7.0)
09/22/2006-09/24/2006 Strategic Vision (R) 55.00% ( 1.0) 30.00% ( 1.0) 15.00% ( 0.0)
08/18/2006-08/20/2006 Strategic Vision (R) 54.00% ( 2.0) 31.00% ( 3.0) 15.00% ( 1.0)

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Mar 31, 2010 11:00am News Isakson readmitted to hospital  Article Brandon 
May 08, 2008 12:00pm News Isakson says he won’t run for governor, will seek re-election to U.S. Senate  Article The Sunset Provision 
Aug 20, 2007 04:00pm News Isakson Flirts with Georgia Gubernatorial Bid  Article Buddy 
Jan 08, 2005 12:00am News Zell and back: Miller aides make up one-third of Isakson's staff  Article None Entered 

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RACES
  11/04/2014 Veterans' Affairs Chairman ???
  11/02/2010 GA US Senate Won 58.31% (+19.31%)
  07/20/2010 GA US Senate - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 GA US Senate Won 57.88% (+17.90%)
  07/20/2004 GA US Senate - R Primary Won 53.24% (+27.07%)
  11/05/2002 GA District 6 Won 79.91% (+59.81%)
  11/07/2000 GA District 6 Won 74.75% (+49.50%)
  02/23/1999 GA District 6 - Special Election Won 65.08% (+39.68%)
  08/06/1996 GA US Senate - R Runoff Lost 47.24% (-5.51%)
  07/09/1996 GA US Senate - R Primary Won 34.73% (+0.00%)
  11/08/1994 GA State Senate 21 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/03/1992 GA State Senate 21 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/06/1990 GA Governor Lost 44.54% (-8.35%)
  07/17/1990 GA Governor - R Primary Won 74.33% (+62.06%)
  01/09/1989 GA House Speaker Lost 19.89% (-60.23%)
  11/08/1988 GA State House 021 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/03/1987 Speaker of the House Lost 15.25% (-69.49%)
  01/03/1985 Speaker of the House Lost 14.61% (-70.79%)
  11/06/1984 GA State House 021 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
US Secretary of the Interior - Apr 10, 2013 D Sally Jewell
US Senate Republican Conference Vice Chairman - Dec 13, 2011 R Roy Blunt
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 05, 2010 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 06, 2009 NPA Reject
Solicitor General of the United States - Mar 19, 2009 NPA Reject
U.S. Trade Representative - Mar 18, 2009 NPA Reject
US Attorney General - Feb 02, 2009 D Eric Holder
GA US President- R Primary - Feb 05, 2008 R John McCain
US President - R Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 R John McCain
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jan 31, 2006 R Samuel A. Alito, Jr.
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 29, 2005 R John G. Roberts, Jr.
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