Mar 3, 2014
Republican For Congress
Georgia’s First District
Senator Earl L. “Buddy” Carter is a Republican representing Senate District 1. He represents the Metro Savannah area including Bryan and portions of Chatham and Liberty counties.
Senator Carter serves as Chairman of the Public Safety Committee and is a member of the Appropriations, Health and Human Services and Higher Education committees. He also serves as the Majority Party Chief Deputy Whip.
Real Business Experience
As the owner of Carter’s Pharmacy, Inc., an independent pharmacy chain with locations in Pooler, Rincon and Garden City, Buddy has decades of business experience. He will rely on that management and business experience in Congress.
Real Solutions. Proven Conservative Principles.
From 1996 until 2004, Senator Carter proudly served as Mayor of the City of Pooler. His state service began in 2005 when he was elected to the House of Representatives. Senator Carter was elected to the State Senate in November of 2009.
Committed to Family and Community
Buddy is a graduate of Young Harris College and the University of Georgia. He is active in both schools’ alumni organizations.
Senator Carter and his wife, Amy, have three adult sons: Joel (wife Megan), Barrett and Travis and two granddaughters Mary Margaret and Adelaide. He is a pharmacist with Carter’s Pharmacy, Inc. and is a Methodist.
Senator Carter currently serves on the board of trustees for the Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum, Young Harris College and The Coastal Bank.