But Isakson is not here at the moment -- he remains in recovery from his second back surgery within a month.
"He's doing good -- he had his second surgery Wednesday to repair a hairline fracture that wasn't serious at the time, but would've gotten serious if he hadn't addressed it,"
She noted the senator has been rather bored and put his time to use by conducted a couple hour-long telephone town-halls with
Should Speaker of the House
"I think some changes have to be made, but to say anything is 'dead-on-arrival' is not fair at this point," Maddox said. "Someone had to do something -- someone had to make the first move, and it was Spaker Ryan and the president. And, they've put forth a plan that they've explained exhaustively that it's a three-part plan. This is the first part. It's not going to be perfect, but it's going to be worked on. The fact of the matter is, we have to do something. We have to do something before this spring, or before July, at the very least."
She said Health and Human Services Secretary
Isakson's Regional Director
"He's on the
Maddox said one of the things on the table going forward is making sure the
Thursday, Isakson commented on the
Isakson said in a statement that "the president has requested additional funding over and above the previously scheduled funding for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers, known as FLETC, which has headquarters in Glynco, Ga. I have been working with our delegation to ensure FLETC can continue to carry out its critical mission of training our law enforcement articles."
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