Democrats signal Georgia Senate race still in play

...because the Democrats have to defend more Senate seats across the country," said Tanenblatt, who served as fundraising co-chairman for Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential bid.The National Republican Senatorial Committee has spent $2.4 million...

Group looking to bring 2024 Olympics to Boston honors past Olympians with state ties

...Olympics will cost taxpayers $10 billion to 20 billion ? "equivalent to another Big Dig," said Chris Dempsey, co-chairman of "No Boston Olympics," referring to the costly re-routing of Interstate 93 through downtown Boston. "Let's...

Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding

...Funding. About 100 state and local leaders attended the meeting with the 16-member committee.The committee's co-chairman, State Rep. Jay Roberts (R-Ocilla), said the committee is considering all options to increase funding streams...

Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...Civics Education Initiative" on Wednesday, the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. Other co-chairmen of the effort include former Democratic Gov. Jim Hodges (1999-2003) and former Gov. James Edwards, who in 1975...

Across South Carolina

...South Carolina, including to extract the oil. Federal law prohibits sending the oil across state lines.Committee co-chairman Sen. Tom Davis says his panel wants to meet three more times around the state.

Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...one or more of these proposals to the legislature."We have an open mic, and we want to hear from people," said Co-Chairman Rep. Jay Roberts, R-Ocilla, who also chairs the House Transportation Committee. "As I like to say, nothing's...

Bank of America reaches $17 billion settlement with U.S. over sale of securities

...Justice Department spokeswoman Ellen Canale declined to comment, as did New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, a co-chairman of the group. The bank also declined comment.The deal requires Bank of Amer ica to acknowledge making serious misrepresentations...

Paine tournament might have date change

...Lakes general manager Bill Fumai is on leave, but will be back Thursday. That's when Paine College Golf Tournament co-chairman Kenny Larry will ask him about the proposed change.The idea of changing the date was approved by the tournament's...

Emmy-nominated documentary features filmmaking of Georgia Regents University professor

...and directed by friend Sabrina Lee, from Montana, where the film follows veterans recovering from war.Buzzell, a co-chairman of the Cinema Series at GRU, also composed the score for the film, which has been nominated for best Top ical Documentary...

Palmetto Amateur draws another strong field

...takes place June 4-7 at the famed Aiken golf course, a top-notch field will bid for the championship. Tournament co-chairman John Roy said he's excited about the quality of players participating."This will be the best field we've ever...