Re-elected Georgia Democratic Party chairman promises presidential relevance after 2014 losses

...familiar names." Nunn's father, Sam Nunn, is a former U.S. senator from Georgia. Carter is the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter.Democratic strategist Tharon Johnson, who led President Barack Obama's 2012 re-election effort...

Obama administration unveils plan to shift Medicare payments

...home face financial penalties.Burwell is moving in the right direction, said a Republican who held her job under former President George W. Bush."Transforming the health care system requires transforming Medicare," said former HHS Secretary...

Georgia execution set tonight

...disabled. Included with the clemency application Hill's lawyers submitted to the parole board were letters from former President Jimmy Carter and his wife and groups that advocate for those with disabilities. In their letter dated Jan. 21...

Rants & Raves

...legislators. Couldn't get any worse! I WONDER HOW former president George H.W. Bush, wife Barbara, son Jeb and...of the torture chambers that fellow family member former president George W. Bush built around the world. Or, do...

Three qualify to seek District 7 seat in special election

...Harris is longtime president of the exclusive Devereaux Hunting Club, serves on the board of the Lydia Project and is former president of Augusta Independent Insurance Agents and Kiwanis Club of Augusta. He also served just over a term on Augusta-Richmond...

Augusta businessman Alonzo Boardman Jr. dies at 82

...Boardman Jr. on Sunday as a sharp businessman who could see opportunities where others did not.Boardman, 82, the former president of Boardman Oil Co., died Saturday at his Augusta home.The Rev. Dan McCall, Boardman's former pastor at Reid...

Gov. Nathan Deal sworn in for second term

...party's complete control of Georgia government. Deal has said the race against Democrat Jason Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, will be his final political campaign.Deal was sworn in by his son, Hall County Superior Court Judge...

C. H. Williams Sr.

...County Representative to the Board of Adjustment and Appeals, was instrumental in the Redcliffe State Park, was former President of VRA, member of the American Legion, the Midland Valley Booster Club, member of Langley United Methodist Church...

Board of Regents approves proposal to merge Georgia State University, Georgia Perimeter College

...KSU President Daniel Papp is serving as president of the consolidated university. Southern Polytechnic State's former president, Lisa A. Rossbacher, is now president of Humboldt State University in California.The University System of Georgia...

Former Chronicle editor named CEO of InsiderAdvantage/Internet News

...Kent is a journalism graduate of the University of Georgia, served in the U.S. Army at Fort Gordon and is a former president of the Atlanta-based Southeastern Legal Foundation.