Jindal says he is dropping out of 2016 race for president

...Rick Perry and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker suspended their campaigns earlier this year.Timmy Teepell, Jindal's campaign manager and longtime political adviser, said the governor was heading home to Louisiana to announce his plan for closing...

Confusion holds up rain tax preview

...said Richardson, who is said to be commission Chairman Ron Cross' pick because his campaign manager, Jean Garniewicz, was Cross' former campaign manager.Grzybowski, a retired Army man, said the No. 1 problem is getting people involved...

Two are named Man and Woman of the Year for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

...well-connected and philanthopic, which the local chapter of LLS looks for when selecting candidates to compete, criteria campaign manager Bobbie Jo Gainey said.Carraway is the CEO of ACHS Insurance Co. He said he raised most of his funds through phone...

Grab your cameras -- Theodore Roosevelt is coming to Augusta

...TR, Joe had a 25-year career in politics and public policy in his native Illinois. In 2008, after serving as campaign manager for gubernatorial and presidential campaigns in the Land of Lincoln, Joe set out with his wife, Jenny, daughter...

Horse 'kill buying' legal, but critics see abuse, deception

...large enough to meet a demand for a slaughterhouse in every state, or even region.Holly Gann, a horse slaughter campaign manager for the Humane Society of the United States, said more than 92 percent of the horses sent to slaughter are in good...

Graham lines up presidential bid

...also joined Graham's effort. Ferry was deputy campaign manager for McCain-Palin in 2008. Farmer first worked for Graham on the 2002 Senate campaign and served as campaign manager for Graham's re-election in 2008 and 2014. Graham...

Attorneys say deputy in Oklahoma had special treatment

...is a longtime friend to Sheriff Stanley Glanz, serving as his insurance agent for 25 years and his re-election campaign manager in 2012. The 2009 report says Bates, who had joined the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office less than a year earlier...

South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham makes move toward presidential run

...Scott Farmer have also joined. Ferry was deputy campaign manager for McCain in 2008. Farmer first worked for Graham on the 2002 Senate campaign and served as campaign manager for Graham's re-election in 2008 and 2014.

Top stories of 2014: Smith resigns from District 7 commission post

...Hap Harris to replace Smith until a March 17 special election to fill the remainder of Smith's term.Harris, campaign manager of Super District 10 Commissioner Grady Smith, and West Augusta Alliance President Sonny Pittman both have announced...

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley names former ethics commission chairman as her next chief of staff

...Burns will be Haley's fourth chief of staff. Tim Pearson left the job in October 2012 to return to his role as her campaign manager. His replacement, former deputy attorney general Bryan Stirling, had the job for less than a year when Haley named...