Changes unlikely in SC congressional delegation

...congressional election year in South Carolina, voters will choose between well-heeled, well-known incumbents and little-known challengers with little money.The House delegation is comprised of six Republicans and one Democrat, and only five incumbents face...

First SC gubernatorial debate focuses on jobs, economy

...gubernatorial debates Tuesday, Gov. Nikki Haley touted the more than 50,000 jobs announced by her administration, while her challengers blasted her numbers as not real.Democratic Sen. Vincent Sheheen said roughly half of the announced jobs have shown up...

Sex party issue in agriculture chief debate

ATLANTA -- Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black fended off repeated attacks Sunday from challenger Chris Irvin over the handling of a wild party by senior officials and the governor's withdrawn proposal to reorganize an environmental...

Across Georgia

...John Barrow's campaign says he's got $1.5 million to spend on the home stretch of his re-election campaign.GOP challenger Rick Allen, of Augusta, reported $118,237 remaining in his campaign account Wednesday. Both candidates are spending...

Nine Columbia County candidates hold public forum

...Columbia County.Thursday's debate may have lacked the heated-exchanges that U.S. Rep. John Barrow and Republican challenger Rick Allen brought to Evans on Sept. 27, but the nine candidates offered opinions as to why they should be elected on Nov...

Graham not participating in debate with opponents

...down an invitation to debate two of his challengers later this month on South Carolina Educational...after handily defeating six tea party challengers in the GOP primary.He debated Democrat...and debated nearly unknown Democratic challenger Bob Conley once in 2008.

New car models for 2015

Chevrolet is getting back into the midsize pickup games, while Dodge Challenger will boast 707 horsepower in one iteration.

Gov. Deal begins collecting contributions for possible runoff against Democrat Carter

...Ga. - Republican Gov. Nathan Deal has begun stockpiling funds in case of a December runoff against Democratic challenger Jason Carter while surpassing the total amount he raised during his 2010 run, according to recently filed campaign...

Keep Kemp

When a challenger runs against an incumbent for a political post, the burden falls on the challenger to prove that the incumbent doesn't belong in office.In the race for Georgia's secretary of state, that proof just isn't there. Brian...

Augusta's Committee for Good Government names endorsments for local candidates

...Venus Cain got the endorsement over challenger transportation worker James Swanagan...won the endorsement over Republican challenger Pat Garrett. The vote was 20-16...won the endorsement over Hart County challenger Brenda Jordan. The vote was 26-10...