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Democrats promise to vet candidates in 2014

...taken a statewide or federal office back from the Republicans since 1998, the last year South Carolina elected a Democratic governor, Jim Hodges.Democrats hope the 2014 governor's race is a fulcrum for change ? state Sen. Vincent Sheheen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/democrats-promise-vet-candida
He's that unpopular

...states).Remarkable.It's also eyebrow-raising to see that the state's Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin and Democratic governor wouldn't reveal whom they voted for."Apparently, it's a smarter political calculation to let people believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-05-11/hes-unpopular
Deal, Barnes neck-and-neck with fundraising

...only a fraction of the money being raised and spent in the hotly contested race for the state's top spot. The Democratic Governors Association has poured money into the state Democratic Party in support of Barnes. The Republican Governors Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-10
Georgia Elections | Georgia Governor | Elections | Metro
Haley pushes finance education

...Earlier this month, EverFi announced that the former executive directors of the Republican Governors Association and Democratic Governors Association, Nick Ayers and Nathan Daschle, would lead its efforts to launch statewide programs. Haley got a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
South Carolina Governor | Education | Metro
Gov. Nathan Deal says any spending increase should be small

...budget amounts to a 20 percent decrease in spending per Georgia resident compared with 2002, the last year with a Democratic governor in office."We are continuing to maintain the conservative approach in budgeting that we did last year," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-01-17/gov-nathan-deal-says-any
Analysis: SC gov's disappearance a problem for GOP

...that they can take our ideas, implement them and show they can work." In a sign that the political fortunes of Democratic governors may not be faring much better than their Republican counterparts, Barbour attended fundraisers this week for GOP...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/25/met_528791.shtml
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Check out Gov. Palin's public record

...resigned her position on the commission. She ran for governor, beating Murkowski in the primary and a former Democratic governor in the general election. This occurred in November 2006. During Gov. Palin's term in office, she started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/22/let_476666.shtml
Letters
Next president needs a bipartisan cabinet

...for secretary of state, and Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter for attorney general. Sen. Obama recognizes that Democratic governors of "red states" such as Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius and Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine are possible contenders for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/02/op_467978.shtml
Opinion columns
Family to let Murphy lie in honor in Capitol

...as a power broker for a Democratic Party that had ruled the state since Reconstruction. His career spanned five Democratic governors -- from Jimmy Carter to Roy Barnes. Mr. Perdue said Tuesday that Mr. Murphy cultivated a tough-guy image...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/19/met_177319.shtml
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Perdue taps into Georgia donors

...year. The group pulled in $12.3 million for the first half of 2007, more than double the $5.3 million the Democratic Governors Association raised during the same period. The next campaign filing is not due until the end of the year. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/11/met_152065.shtml
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