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Charleston massacre, flag debate put Haley in 2016 political spotlight

...governor, a five-year stretch that has rankled many of her fellow Republicans."There are sometimes events in an elected official's life that transcend politics, and this certainly was one for Gov. Haley," said Ted Newton, who helped the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-15/charleston-massacre-flag-debate-put
Fallen Sen. Pinckney advocate of the poor

...attack in Charleston could have happened at his church in Richland County. The combination of being a minister and an elected official brings added risks, although Jackson did not specifically emphasize race as an element.Jackson, who is also a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-18/fallen-senator-advocate-
Millennials have impact

...future of this city; it is quite the opposite. However, there are other ways to influence Augusta without being an elected official. Young Professionals of Augusta, civic clubs and the many charitable organizations in the area all do their part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-22/millennials-have-impact
Packed house of around 500 strongly oppose pipeline at Tuesday public meeting near Savannah

...about the certificate, is set to retire at the end of the month.Chatham County Commissioner Tony Center, the only elected official to coment, said he came to lend his "miniscule voice" against the pipeline.Noting that Kinder Morgan executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-21/packed-house-around-500-stron
Mayor offers surprising lunch invitation

...denied ever doing such a thing ? which of course was patently untrue ? Cheeks said unabashedly, "If you're an elected official and can't get somebody a job, what good are you?" NEVER SAY NEVER: While talking to Cheeks, I told him my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-03-14/mayor-offers-su
Former Denver mayor speaks at chamber's annual meeting

...highest ever percentage approval rate in Colorado making recreational marijuana use legal in the state."Not one elected official supported it, and now we've created a whole new class of millionaires with a lot of money that can't even bank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-26/former-denv
Rants & Raves

...taxpayers of North Augusta not allowed to vote on Project Jackson? I THINK JUDGE ALLEN doesn't realize that he is an elected official. He can get voted out of office. He thinks he owns that seat, but it is not hard to fathom that we can find someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-13/rants-raves
2 Augusta commissioners want to let administrator hire, fire department heads

...a council-manager form of government in Albany, Ga., and Mecklenburg County, N.C., and reporting to one elected official "would be quite different from my past experience."Commission member Marion Williams, who is against changing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-02/2-augusta-commissioners-
Elected official security adjustments considered

...sheriff's Capt. Scott Gay said the sheriff's office always provides security if it's requested by the office of an elected official."We assist with those functions, but we have to be contacted," he said.The threat to local politicians was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-01-15/security-adjustments-con
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Moses Todd kept things lively during his time as an elected official in Augusta

Things were never dull when Moses Todd was an elected official in Augusta, first on the old Richmond County Commission and then the consolidated Augusta Commission.Controversial and outspoken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-08-21/moses-todd-kept-things-l