Brian Kemp

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Brian Kemp
Governor Kemp Official Portrait (cropped).jpeg
83rd Governor of Georgia
Assumed office
January 14, 2019
Preceded byNathan Deal
27th Secretary of State of Georgia
In office
January 8, 2010 – November 8, 2018
GovernorSonny Perdue
Nathan Deal
Preceded byKaren Handel
Succeeded byRobyn Crittenden
Member of the Georgia Senate
from the 46th district
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byDoug Haines
Succeeded byBill Cowsert
Personal details
Born (1963-11-02) November 2, 1963 (age 55)
Athens, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Marty Argo
Children3
ResidenceGovernor's Mansion
EducationUniversity of Georgia (BS)

Brian P. Kemp (born November 2, 1963) is an American politician and businessman. He is the 83rd Governor of Georgia. He became governor in 2019.

He was the 27th Secretary of State of Georgia from January 2010 to November 2018.[1] Kemp was state senator from 2003 to 2007. He is a member of the Republican Party.

Kemp was born in Athens, Georgia. He studied at University of Georgia.

Kemp was the Republican nominee in the 2018 Georgia gubernatorial election.[2] He defeated Stacey Abrams in the general election in November 2018.

References[change | change source]

  1. SECRETARY KEMP TENDERS RESIGNATION TO GOVERNOR DEAL
  2. Bluestein, Greg (July 24, 2018). "Georgia Republicans give nod to Kemp in governor's race". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Other websites[change | change source]

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