Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

...Augusta-area legislators hadn't determined a course of action for handling the request Tuesday.While the commission can delegate certain powers Davis has requested be given to the city mayor, such as hiring and firing the administrator and department...

Augusta Democrats needed to fill delegate slots for Georgia Democratic Convention in Dublin

...more involved in statewide politics can run for one of five delegate slots at a July 26 party meeting, also known as a caucus...events.Registered Richmond County voters seeking one of the delegate or alternate slots should arrive at Democratic party headquarters...

Weary delegate readies for race

North Augusta's alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention is coming home tired but ready to work to elect George W. Bush president. Susan Swanson...

Delegation to Cuba hopefully will spur further action on Guantanamo

As I write this, I am planning my next trip to Cuba, where I will visit next month as a delegate for the grassroots social justice movement Code Pink: Women for Peace.I previously visited Cuba when I was assigned as a defense...

The question is why

...radicalism.Much has been made in recent days of the Obama administration's peculiar decision not to send a high-ranking delegate or the president himself ? a decision that prompted news commentator Jake Tapper on CNN, of all places, to say he was embarrassed...

Leadership program offered

...which are asked to nominate two outstanding junior student-leader delegates as well as a faculty member, parent or volunteer delegate for the conference.The students will be eligible to compete for $1,500 in scholarships. Faculty delegates who complete...

Chairman details delegate process

...Greenbaum, a former Georgia Democratic delegate and the chairman of the Richmond County...Q: How do you become a Democratic delegate? A: There are two ways for nonparty...Being voted for as a district-level delegate. Party members must file a statement...

Delegate departs holding hope

...City where Mrs. Swanson, an alternate delegate, and the rest of the South Carolina...Price heads toward Los Angeles as a delegate representing South Carolina's 3rd Congressional...is officially designated an alternate delegate, Mrs. Swanson has been assured that...

Metro | Aiken City Council
Convention gets donkey delegate

...him Swifty. To the Democrats, he's the official donkey delegate of their 2004 national convention. This purebred donkey is...Kerry campaign, where officials had heard of the four-legged delegate's plight and were determined to make the trip happen...

Aiken delegate backs Buchanan

...keep the party's nomination out Mr. Buchanan's hands. The battle between the two sides is no contest for Mr. Tinney, a delegate to the Reform Party convention, or for his colleagues back home in Aiken County's chapter. They are solidly in the Buchanan...