•  
  •  
Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

...By Russ Bynum By Walter C. Jones Wednesday, July 23, 2014 ATLANTA ? Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections
Across the region

...South Carolina House member said he may not have realized what he was doing was wrong when he moved around the assets of a businessman who an insurance company was pursuing after he defaulted on a multimillion-dollar paving contract.Thad Viers pleaded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/across-region
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...and Schools Commission on Colleges. Former Georgia Labor Com missioner Michael Thurmond, state Sen. Lester Jackson and businessman Quincy Robinson will lead the committee."These tough economic times are posing unprecedented challenges for colleges and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Rants & Raves

...failing to pass the SPLOST on the May ballot that we don't have the money to build a library. We're lucky to have a businessman in there who understands finance.ANY RACER WHO purposefully clips another to knowingly run him into the rail should be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/rants-raves
Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Regardless of whether he wins his race for Congress this fall, Augusta businessman and Republican Rick W. Allen is on the brink of joining an exclusive club in Georgia politics ? candidates willing to spend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...a seat drawn to favor Republicans. His race against GOP businessman Rick Allen is considered one of the most competitive congressional...said Allen campaign spokesman Dan McLagan. "He's a businessman who built schools and libraries and the like because the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam
Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...young, conflicted United States.Q: Who's the hero of the conflict?A: Samuel Smith, a Maryland senator and leading businessman, was the general in charge of all Baltimore's defenses. A year and a half before the battle, he mobilized the business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
Kingston, Perdue offer few details on budget fixes

ATLANTA - Neither Rep. Jack Kingston nor businessman David Perdue has detailed a clear course for changing the...Affordable Care Act. But, as Kingston notes, Perdue did as a businessman call for expanding insurance access with "a solution at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-17/kingston-perdue-offer-few-det
Election Updates

-- 5 a.m. Now it's Perdue vs. NunnATLANTA - Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

ATLANTA - Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats