Sen. Johnny Isakson says U.S. 'on point' in cybersecurity

...ahead of the game" and "working hard to see to it that defending cybersecurity is the No. 1 priority of our country, Congress and United States military."He said that moving forward, Fort Gordon is "probably the most important base in the U.S...

Obama seals Iran deal win as Senate Democrats find 34 votes

...the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress.The decisive 34th commitment came from...support of one-third of one house of Congress." McConnell spared the accord no criticism...disapproval, however, could signal Congress' readiness to introduce new sanctions...

'VA is Lying' campaign organizer aids Waynesboro veteran

...no co-pays and a prescription benefit ? similar to what Congress has ? to eliminate government waste and improve funding levels...to work with the hospital or get help from local members of Congress proved unsuccessful.Through Nesler's help, the Au gusta...

Approaching health law tax is not just a levy on luxury

...areas like Los Angeles. Ditto for employers with unionized workers who won better benefits through bargaining.Republicans in Congress and a sizable contingent of Democrats are calling for repealing the tax. Hillary Rodham Clinton, the front-runner Democratic...

Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...1993, the authority issued a comprehensive master plan, outlining the canal's development potential. In 1996, the US Congress designated the Augusta Canal as a National Heritage Area. In the 21st century, the Augusta Canal is once again a source...

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen calls for hostage return before Iran deal

...talk."As Allen plans his return to Washington on Tuesday, the Augusta Republican said the Sept. 17 deadline looming for Congress to debate a bill he co-sponsored to reject the Iran deal could be one of the most important votes taken since the decision...

SC lawmakers want documents from MOX study

...from South Carolina, including Rep. Joe Wilson of Aiken, alleged that Moniz's staff influenced the outcome of a study Congress ordered to evaluate cost projections and alternatives to the project.The analysts' initial report, which was released in...

Pleaze Belcher

AIKEN, S.C. - Mr. Pleaze W. Belcher, 69, of 1338 Congress Dr, entered into rest September 1, 2015 at his residence. Funeral arrangements will be announced. Mr. Belcher was a member...

Dems meddle, but GOP gets the blame

...more than a half-century of Democratic Congresses, somehow they manage to put the blame...housing fiasco, too, should be laid at Congress' doorstep. When Democratic special...taking the blame, now the Democratic Congress is making the banks the bad guys. And...

Looking forward to honorable president in White House

...take a walk down memory lane" and recall some achievements from 40 years' worth of Democrat-dominated administrations and Congresses: 1960s: The Bay of Pigs fiasco; the coddling of Communism; the failed "Great Society" programs; the dramatic escalation...

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