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SC Black Caucus: Top accountant needs to apologize

COLUMBIA - The Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday called on the state's top accountant to apologize...vote against the school.Criticism from both the Legislative Black Caucus and House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford, a caucus member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-30/sc-black-caucus-top-accountan
SC bill would repeal 'stand your ground'

COLUMBIA - Members of the Legis la tive Black Caucus said Thursday that South Carolina's "stand your ground" law is wrong and should be repealed.The government should not tell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-06/sc-bill-would-repeal-stand-yo
Keep standing your ground

...Carolina lawmakers think so.Members of the Legislative Black Caucus are proposing to change the state's "stand your ground...of a child.But not even everyone in the Legislative Black Caucus agrees with changing the law. House Minority Leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-11/keep-standing-your-gr
Rep. Mitchell fined $16,000, ordered to repay $7,400

...further comment, saying he hadn't read the order.At his hearing last November, the chairman of the Legislative Black Caucus told his colleagues he kept shoddy records and didn't properly pay his bills, but did not use his campaign account...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-22/rep-mitchell-fined-16000-ordered-re
House ethics panel hear Rep. Mitchell's case

...to see if I could help him take care of his family," said Mitchell, the chairman of the South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus.Money transferred to his nonprofit sponsored a construction trade class for homeless people. Campaign money also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-26/house-ethics-panel-hear-rep-mitchel
Prominent black leaders split on Martin verdict

A member of the Congressional Black Caucus moved Sunday to dampen calls for...Three members of the Congressional Black Caucus told The Hill that they would support...unanimous call within the Congressional Black Caucus. In fact, we haven't even discussed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-22/prominent-black-leaders-split-m
Illness cancels Lowery's Augusta appearance

...Cleaver, a congressman from Missouri's Fifth District, is a United Methodist pastor and chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus.He will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way.Other than the change in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-01-14/illness-cancels-lowerys-
King event speaker calls for more progress on civil rights

...ill. Organizers said he made a personal call to Cleaver, a United Methodist pastor and chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, and asked him to speak in his stead."I know that Rev. Lowery, who is no stranger to Augusta, would have liked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-01-15/king-event-speaker-calls
Partisan budget bills irk Barrow

...arch-conservative Republican Study Committee budget, the arch-liberal Congressional Progressive Caucus budget, the Congressional Black Caucus budget, the Senate Democratic budget and the House Democratic budget.Barrow, a perennially endangered Blue Dog Democrat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-24/budget-votes-elude-rep-b
Murphy's legislative focus was local

...legislators, Herring said."He has been an 'elder brother' influence on younger and newer members, particularly of the black caucus," Herring said.As a member of the minority Democratic party most of his career until his death Friday, Murphy had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-08-02/murphys-legislative-focu