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GOP must compromise

...political capital the Republicans might have gained will be squandered if their members do not begin to collaborate with their Democratic counterparts and, yes, even with a president who has two years remaining in his final term.Many, if not most, Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-12/gop-must-compromise
State court judge urges support to restore 'tolling' on misdemeanor sentences

...department of corrections forgoing supervision," Slaby said to a panel that included Democratic state Reps. Wayne Howard, Brian Prince and Gloria Frazier; Democratic Sen. Harold Jones and Republican Rep. Barbara Sims.Rep. Earnest Smith and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-15/state-court-judge-urge
Haley names new director of state's troubled Department of Social Services

...Gillum told senators last week."I do think we're turning a corner, and I thank you for that," Sen. Joel Lourie, a Democratic member of the panel, told Gillum after her progress report.GOP Sen. Katrina Shealy, another panelist, this month introduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-12-15/haley-names-new-director-states-tro
Is 2016 a game-changer?

...are licking their wounds, but that doesn't mean that 2016 won't be a game-changer. The Republican infighting and the Democrat "sycophants" will make it so.(The writer is chairman of the Richmond County Democratic Party.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-12/2016-game-changer
A fresh look

...rethink their monolithic loyalty to the Democratic Party.Liberal politicians, Guillory...they? There is no substance to the Democratic Party agenda. There are only empty...African-Americans"; the Georgia Democratic Party's "If you want to prevent another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-29/fresh-look
Georgia Democrats debate future after '14 losses

...done makes a difference," said Senate Democratic Lead er Steve Henson, D- Tuck er...to win in the future? Definitely." DEMOCRATIC HOPES WERE riding high on Michelle Nunn...Meanwhile, an effort coordinated by the Democratic Party of Georgia focused on building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-29/georgia-democrats-debate-future
Georgia lawmakers offer medical marijuana proposals

...Peake told committee members, after listing the names of children whose parents have lobbied for a medical marijuana law.Democratic state Sen. Curt Thompson separately filed a bill allowing broader use of medical marijuana, including licensing some patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-03/georgia-lawmakers-offer-
Chickens coming home to roost

...Washington publication The Hill: "Passage of the Affordable Care Act marked the start of a political unraveling for the Democratic Party, which lost huge majorities in Congress and control of a majority of state governorships in the last four and a half...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-09/chickens-coming-home-
Middle-schooler C.J. Pearson engaging the political process

...those rights that our Founding Fathers have given us, and protected us with a less intrusive, involved government than the Democratic Party."The only child of a Savannah River Site telecommunications specialist and a stay-at-home mom, C.J., whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-03/middle-schooler-cj-pears
Dems haven't changed

...American people be hanged!Make no mistake. This election was a referendum on this radical president's policies and the Democratic Party! The American people, perhaps slow to react, do not want socialism/communism, nor will they tolerate a king or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-14/dems-havent-changed