Hon. Earl L. “Buddy” Carter

United States Representative, R-Georgia, 1st District

Carter_Earl-lgCongressman Buddy Carter is an experienced businessman and healthcare professional. As the only pharmacist serving in Congress, he is the Co-Chair of the Community Pharmacy Caucus and is dedicated to working towards a healthcare system that provides more choices, less costs and better services. A committed public servant, he previously served as the Mayor of Pooler, GA, and in the Georgia General Assembly, where he used his business experience to make government more efficient and responsive to the people. Currently, Representative Carter is a member of the Education and the Workforce Committee, as well as the Committees on Homeland Security and Oversight and Government Reform. As owner of Carter’s Pharmacy, Inc., South Georgians have trusted Representative Carter with their most valuable assets: their health, lives and families for more than 30 years. He is a graduate of Young Harris College and the University of Georgia, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in pharmacy.