Event honors career of Georgian Senator Walter F. George

Two former congressman, a handful of state and local judges, historians, political operatives, attorneys and educators gathered Saturday in Augusta...

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen issues response to State of the Union addr

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen issued a response Tuesday evening following President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.Allen was sworn...

Government | The Augusta Chronicle

...Hardie Davis left for Washington on Wednesday to attend the United States Conference of Mayors' annual winter meeting. U.S. Congressman Rick Allen issued a response following President Obama's State of the Union address. Allen was sworn in Jan. 6 as the...

Congressman Rick Allen sworn into office Tuesday

Editor's note: The photo with an earlier version of this story did not correctly identify Congressman Rick Allen.U.S. Congressman Rick Allen was sworn in Tuesday to the 114th Congress as the new representative for Georgia's 12th...

Will Mayor Hardie Davis continue open-door policy?

...running a just in time schedule. Lynthia Ross Owens is his Chief of Staff. She spent the last 10 years working with former Congressman John Barrow-D as his District Director. What will the mayor's chief of staff do? Line 13 in every job description...

Congressmen seek House support for Savannah harbor

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Georgia's 14 congressmen sent a letter Wednesday to the chairman of a House budget...order to ensure this project moves forward."The Georgia congressmen ask for budget language reiterating that Congress has reclassified...

Bottom line

...But sadly, it's still in use today.Enter U.S. House Speaker John Boehner's decision to punish several Republican congressmen for daring to challenge his speakership this week. He pulled them off choice committee assignments ? after earlier saying...

Mayor attending conference of mayors in Washington, D.C.

...Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and numerous federal and industry leaders.Davis also had meetings Wednesday with Augusta Congressman Rick Allen and U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson to discuss federal issues of local concern, spokeswoman Lynthia Owens said...

7 congressmen calling for immigration enforcement

ATLANTA --- All seven of Georgia's Republican congressmen have asked the head of the federal immigration agency...ahead of Georgia.In a letter dated Thursday, the congressmen invited U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Analysis: Congressmen lead talk about Obama advisers

ATLANTA --- Two Republican congressmen from Georgia have been as vocal in criticizing the Obama administration's...Gingrey and Lynn Westmoreland are the only other Georgia congressmen who have signed on. Mr. Broun worries about erosion of the...