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Lawmaker wants to impeach Baker over health care

ATLANTA --- A Georgia lawmaker Tuesday filed a resolution to impeach Democratic Attorney General Thurbert Baker for refusing to join 14 other states in suing the federal government over health care reform.The measure's future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-30/lawmaker-wants-impeach-baker-
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Baker asks court to drop case on who calls legal shots

...from the U.S. Supreme Court. The dispute arose in January when Republican Gov. Sonny Perdue ordered the Democratic attorney general to drop a redistricting appeal to the nation's highest court. The suit was regarded as a test of who makes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/27/met_379638.shtml
Metro
Military lie would cost politicians

...military service, what else will you lie about?"Limehouse drafted the measure in reaction to Connecticut Democratic Attorney General Richard Blumenthal's remarks about his service during the Vietnam War, an issue during his U.S. Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-10-08/military-lie-would-cost-polit
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Solid South for GOP

...carried in 2000, elected U.S. Rep. Ernie Fletcher as its first GOP governor in 32 years, out-polling Democratic Attorney General Ben Chandler. Chandler trashed Fletcher as a "Washington insider" and tried to link him to Bush's "failed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/07/edi_389281.shtml
Editorials
Joey Brush qualifies for PSC

...Also qualifying for governor was John Oxendine, the GOP insurance commissioner. Thurbert Baker, the current Democratic attorney general, held a Decatur rally in the morning on his way to qualifying.So far, 12 candidates have qualified, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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Baker again refuses to file lawsuit for state

...Thursday's letter marks the second time that Baker has defied Perdue's order to sue.Last month, the Democratic attorney general, who is seeking his party's nomination for governor, said he would not challenge a new federal health reform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-04-23/baker-still-refuses-file-lawsuit-state
Metro
Ga. attorney general won't sue over voter checks

...Thursday's letter marks the second time that Baker has defied Perdue's order to sue.Last month, the Democratic attorney general, who is seeking his party's nomination for governor, said he would not challenge a new federal health reform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-04-22/ga-attorney-general-wont-sue
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Republicans actually have little to cheer about

...convicted child molester's picture should not be made public - a violation of the law. Craig was reversed by the Democratic attorney general. Yet Ryan quotes Craig as saying Democrats have "disdain for the family, faith and individual responsibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/05/op_414614.shtml
Opinion columns
Senate Republicans aim cuts at greenspace, Democrats

...Williams' proposal, that could rise to as much as $50 for families at the upper end of the eligibility scale. Democratic Attorney General Thurbert Baker's refusal last month to follow the new governor's orders would cost him $300,000 under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/20/met_376238.shtml
Metro
Gun makers target lawmakers to fight off lawsuits

...going to be high, because we're determined to expose this for the sham that it is." In Georgia, where the Democratic attorney general and governor were both endorsed by the NRA last year, a bill banning such lawsuits passed the House and looks...

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