Posted: Friday, August 15th 2014 at 11:16am
N.Ga.'s Collins to deliver weekly GOP address
WASHINGTON, DC - House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has selected Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) to deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, August 16.
Boehner made the announcement via a press release from his office Friday morning.
Collins, who is in the 9th District during the August recess, confirmed that he prepared and recorded the address this week on the Brenau University campus in Gainesville.
The address will focus on what Collins said is Senate Democrats' inaction on my than 40 jobs bills passed by the Republican-led House.
"The House has worked, the Senate's not working - that's not the way government is supposed to operate," said Collins on the Friday edition of WDUN's Morning Talk. "We've go to take care of the American people.
The Weekly Republican Address will be available starting at 6 am ET Saturday on Speaker.gov and GOP.gov.
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