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Democrats, Republicans view Sunday voting differently

...Sunday voting more significant."This is typical of the Republican concept of voting," he said.Richmond County Republican Party Chairman Dave Barbee scoffed at Greenbaum's hopes."It's a partisan issue on the Democrats' part," Barbee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-01/democrats-republicans-vi
Getting Augusta more goats might be the easy part

...former Richmond County Clerk of Court Lester Newsomel; former District 7 Commissioner Tommy Boyles; and Richmond County Republican Party Chairman Dave Barbee."I've got a better chance of putting out the fire in hell with a squirt gun than being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-09-13/getting-augusta
Jack Kingston's Senate runoff loss means less clout in Washington for Georgia

...God, he knows how to get around Washington and get things going,' " said Lis Overton, who heads the Chatham County Republican Party. "We're all a little depressed right now."Kingston's defeat lessens Georgia's political experience in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-27/jack-kingstons
Great expectations

...enforcement political action committee.Finnegan, a Fort Gordon retiree and former chairman of the Richmond County Republican Party, has been a tireless activist for south Augusta since moving to the area more than 30 years ago. He has a big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-24/great-expectations
Hasan tops Finnegan in District 6 commission race

...think we put it out there and we came a little short," said Finne gan, the former chairman of the Richmond County Republican Party.While both Hasan and Finnegan downplayed the racial component of Hasan's win, it gives black members a six-vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/hasan-tops-fin
Candidate bios

...officer; retired Fort Gordon senior telecommunications specialistPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Former chairman, Richmond County Republican Party, secretary, 12th Congressional District GOP; GOP state committee; member of Augusta Personnel Board; South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/candidate-bios
District 6 election features variety of candidates

...city employee and a past commission candidate.Bob Finnegan recently stepped down as chairman of the Richmond County Republican Party. The Fort Gor don retiree is a longtime resident of Augusta's Alleluia Community, a neighborhood of evangelical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-15/district-6-election-feat
Sen. Graham: Immigration reform is a must

...criticized for working with Democrats on the issue. It's one reason why a half-dozen or so of the state's 46 county Republican parties passed resolutions chastising Graham during his second term.But he said the primary shows most Republicans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/sen-graham-immigration-reform
Committee for Good Government releases endorsements

...the commission District 2 race; neighborhood activist Sammie Sias in the District 4 election; former Richmond County Republican party chairman Bob Finnegan for commission District 6 and incumbent businessman Grady Smith for Super District 10.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-15/committee-good-governmen
Lindsey Graham avoids major GOP rival in re-election bid

...Graham is not sufficiently conservative. They have allies among the half-dozen or so of the state's 46 county Republican parties that have passed resolutions chastising Graham during his second term.Graham must win a majority of votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-04/lindsey-graham-avoids-major-g