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Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...stressing its importance, he said."This is not a partisan issue. It is an American issue," said Riley, Democratic governor from 1979-1987, who also served as President Bill Clinton's U.S. education secretary.He helped launch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Federal judge from Alabama accused of hitting his wife after she accused him of infidelity

...Fuller, an active Republican before he joined the bench, and his handling of the case against a once-popular Democratic governor.According to the Middle District's online schedule, Fuller had been scheduled to preside in his own courtroom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-11/federal-judge-alabama-accused-hitti
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
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
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
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
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