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Looking up at the moral high ground

...suggests, should turn their frustrations on the schools, entertainment industry, local and federal governments and the Democratic Party ? all of which, he writes, have let the black community down.Certainly they're much more fitting targets for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-28/looking-moral-high-gr
Fundraising huge for SC Senate candidate

...Kimpson, $1,000 from former state Democratic Party Chairman Dick Harpootlian, an...is among 11 candidates running in the Democratic primary on Tuesday. The general election...The other candidates running in the Democratic primary are Sheree Darien, Korey Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-08-27/fundraising-hu
Rants & Raves

...A MEMBER OF A trade union, I am truly fed up with the "social-crat" party. I will never vote for the ultra-liberal Democratic Party again. ... This is not your grandparents' party of old. President Obama and Hillary Clinton have transformed this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-26/rants-raves
Coming clean

...integrity left in them.Barack Obama has turned nearly every agency of the federal government into a political arm of the Democratic National Committee. The Hillary Clinton case will be a critical test of whether he's been able to do that to the Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-24/coming-clean
Sanders gets raucous, but mostly white welcome in South Carolina as he works for black support

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders...could make up a majority of the Democratic primary electorate in the state...endorsements this week from two previous Democratic governors of South Carolina, Richard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/sanders-gets-raucous-mostly-w
Jobless rate declines in South Carolina

...contests have higher rates, though in some cases they are falling quickly. In Nevada, which will pick Re pub lican and Democratic nominees Feb. 20, unemployment is still high at 6.8 percent. Yet it has fallen from 7.6 percent in the past year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-21/jobless-rate-declines-sout
Bush criticizes Trump, Clinton

...assertion that the United States would have to send troops to the Middle East to stop the Islamic State.Bush said the former Democratic secretary of state had problems of her own. Federal investigators are searching a server she owns to see if she sent or received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-08-19/bush-criticize
Government proposes methane cuts in oil, gas production

...oil. Shell is eager to explore in a basin that company officials say could be a "game changer" for domestic production.Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton on Tuesday opposed Obama's decision to allow drilling in the Arctic Ocean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-18/government-proposes-methan
Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...Georgia has more important matters to focus on, such as transportation and infrastructure needs," said Rep. Brian Prince, a Democratic member of the House Special Rules Committee.Prince, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, said he believes Georgia shouldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-23/georgia-state-flags-confedera
Congress expected to uphold promised veto by President Obama

...Iran nuclear deal, dismissing a senior Democratic senator's rejection of President Barack...have good reason for its certainty: A Democratic lawmaker said that more than enough...telephone interview. She noted that 150 Democratic House members who signed a May 7 letter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-07/congress-expected-uphold-promised-v