Thursday, September 1, 2011
The 11th District congressman said today's gathering was "different" and was the most serious of those held in his recent memory.
Congressman Phil Gingrey (R-Marietta) was on the defensive for nearly all of the town-hall meeting held today in Kennesaw. Near the end of the 1½-hour session, the Republican was asked if this is the best he and other Republicans can do. "I know what they're talking about," Gingrey said of many of the comments made. "They are frustrated, and I don't have any ready answers. They're telling me the best you can do isn't good enough." Below is the blog of the meeting: Rep. Phil Gingrey is holding a series of town hall meetings. He held one in Cartersville on Monday and today is at the Ben Robertson Community Center in Adams Park in Kennesaw. 1:45 The town-hall meeting has concluded. 1:35 Speaker said she is concerned with dependency on …
Monday, August 29, 2011
Click through these video highlights of the town-hall meeting hosted by Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, in Cartersville.
At a town-hall meeting at the Clarence Brown Conference Center in Cartersville, Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, was asked about repealing Obamacare, instating term limits, curtailing federal spending and balancing the budget, and a lot more. Read the live blog here.
Here are some of the highlights from Kennesaw and surrounding Patches for Aug. 29.
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Congressman Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, tells a town-hall meeting in Cartersville that the GOP approach to creating employment is to cut corporate taxes and regulatory costs.
We're live at the town-hall meeting for Rep. Phil Gingrey at the Clarence Brown Conference Center in Cartersville. We have a packed room with about 50 people. 1:30 p.m. The congressman closes the meeting on the Obamacare question, although he hangs around to answer individual questions. His next stop will be in Kennesaw at the Ben Robertson Community Center at noon Thursday. 1:26 p.m. The last questions come from an insurance man. He asks about life insurance and health insurance for minors, and he wants to know where the effort to overturn Obamacare stands. Gingrey: "Where do we stand today?" He says the first vote of this Congress was to pass H.R. 2 to repeal the Obama health care bill, but the Senate has not voted on it. Obamacare is …