Congressman Sanford Bishop

Representing the 2nd District of Georgia

In The News

Feb 23, 2011 In The News

By Ray Henry
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Congressman Sanford Bishop and Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black are meeting to discuss federal spending for agriculture, the state's single-largest economic sector.

The two leaders are planning a news conference Wednesday after a meeting where they will discuss upcoming legislation setting federal agriculture subsidies.

Feb 17, 2011 In The News

By Roy Roberson
Thursday, February 17, 2011

Feb 16, 2011 In The News

By Romney Smith
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Representative John Lewis wins the highest award any civilian can win

Congressman Sanford Bishop released a statement on Georgia representative John Lewis receiving the Medal of Freedom today.

Feb 16, 2011 In The News

By Olivia Laborde
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

When you see Congressman Sanford Bishop and his wife Vivian together, you notice an ease that comes from several years together. The couple’s first date was in 1985 but they didn't walk down the aisle until 2001.

Feb 12, 2011 In The News

By Wainwright Jeffers
Saturday, February 12, 2011

ALBANY, GA - Agriculture contributes more than $65 billion annually to Georgia's economy, but the industry is facing challenges.

Friday and Saturday the Federation of Southern Cooperatives hosted their 28th annual small farmers conference in Albany to talk about farm issues.

Feb 11, 2011 In The News

By Jennifer Emert
Friday, February 11, 2011

ALBANY, GA - Seven Albany leaders are back from a trip to the nation's capitol where they encouraged our Representatives to support local projects.

Feb 5, 2011 In The News

By Terry Lewis
Saturday, February 5, 2011

A U.S. Congressman pledges to improve resources provided to troops and their families.

Feb 5, 2011 In The News

By Romney Smith
Saturday, February 5, 2011

Bishop hosts town hall to hear military concerns from marines and their family members

ALBANY, GA -- More than 100 marines and their family members packed the base theater for the opportunity to talk to Congressman Sanford Bishop about their concerns within the military.

Feb 4, 2011 In The News

By Ben Wright
Friday, February 4, 2011

U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop will hold a town hall meeting at 10 a.m. today in Albany, Ga., at the Marine Corps Logistics Base.