Press Releases

December 20, 2017 Press Release
Typical American family of four earning the median family income of $73,000 will see a tax cut of $2,059

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Karen Handel issued the following statement after the House on Tuesday voted to pass the most sweeping tax cut bill in over three decades. 

December 1, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representatives Karen Handel and Jackie Walorski (IN-2) today published an opinion piece in The Hill calling for reforms to Congressional Sexual Harassment policies. The text of the OpEd is included below.
November 21, 2017 Press Release

ROSWELL, GA - U.S. Representative Karen Handel announced United States Military Service Academy nominations for students in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District. Each year, members of Congress are granted 10 nominations per academy, while each respective Academy grants the final appointment.

November 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Karen Handel issued the following statement after House Ways & Means passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act through its committee this evening. With committee passage of the bill, the legislation is expected to head to a vote in the House next week.

November 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Representative Karen Handel issued the following statement after the House of Representatives unveiled its tax cut and simplification proposal today.

October 11, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Handel will be hosting a live teletown hall on Wednesday, October 11, at 7PM. To register for the call and participate in the discussion, please register using this link:

https://tthm.wufoo.com/forms/rep-karen-handel-telephone-town-hall-signup/

October 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Karen Handel issued the following statement after the House passed the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution this morning. H. Con. Res.

October 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Karen Handel today led floor debate on H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. This bill prohibits most elective abortions at 20 weeks after fertilization – or roughly 5 months into a pregnancy – when a substantial body of medical evidence shows that a baby in the womb can feel pain. H.R.

September 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Karen Handel issued the following statement after the House today announced its proposal to reform America’s tax code for the first time since 1986. The House Republican plan will streamline the tax code and lower taxes for the vast majority of Americans.

September 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Karen Handel today applauded the White House’s announcement of its initiative to expand access to STEM and Computer Science education across the country. Specifically, President Trump directed the Department of Education to create $200 million in competitive-grant projects that will advance K-12 STEM education.