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Johnny Isakson
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United States Senator
from Georgia
Assumed office
January 3, 2005
Serving with David Perdue
Preceded by Zell Miller
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded by Bernie Sanders
Chairman of the Senate Ethics Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded by Barbara Boxer
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's 6th district
In office
February 23, 1999 – January 3, 2005
Preceded by Newt Gingrich
Succeeded by Tom Price
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
from the 21st district
In office
January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1991
Preceded by ???
Succeeded by James Mills
Personal details
Born
John Hardy Isakson

December 28, 1944 (1944-12-28) (age 74)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Dianne Davison
Children John
Kevin
Julie
Alma mater University of Georgia
Signature
Website Senate website
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service Air National Guard
Years of service 1966–1972
Unit Georgia Air National Guard

John Hardy "Johnny" Isakson (born December 28, 1944) is the senior United States Senator from Georgia, in office since 2005. He is a member of the Republican Party. Previously, he represented Georgia's 6th Congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2005.

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