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Event honors career of Georgian Senator Walter F. George

...well as a U.S. postage stamp. He was celebrated for his political eloquence, when he made a Senate speech, future president Lyndon Johnson was said to always make sure he was there to listen. And Walter F. George knew politics. Mercer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-26/event-honors-car
Notable Deaths of 2014

...to provide benefits to his hometown.Sanders ran for re-election in 1970 but was defeated by Jimmy Carter, the future president. In later years, Sanders developed a successful international law firm.The stretch of Interstate 20 from Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
Former president, Georgia governors turn out for Carl Sanders memorial

...closing in 1970, Sanders attempted a comeback. He was defeated by Jimmy Carter in a fierce campaign in which the future president attacked Sanders' racial tolerance. The experience left a bitter memory for Sanders and his supporters, although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-22/former-president-georgia-gove
Ignorance or antipathy?

...chief executive? Any chief executive?For those 38 percent who are fine with it, will they be so contented if a future president does things they don't agree with? Should this really be based on whether we agree with the particular policy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-14/ignorance-or-antipath
Presidents can be funny guys

...ReaganD. William Howard Taft 6. As a young man, this future president, it was said, was being interviewed for a teaching...WilsonD. Richard Nixon 7. The son of a pastor, this future president told the story of the time his father was seen traveling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-15/presidents-can-be-funny-guys
Child star Shirley Temple dies at 85

...Curtain collapsed across Eastern Europe. "My main job (initially) was human rights, trying to keep people like future President Vaclav Havel out of jail," she said in a 1999 Associated Press interview. Within months, she was accompanying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-11/child-star-shirley-temple-di
Top teams facing off in World Series has become rare

...The postseason would double to eight teams.The vote was 27-1, with Texas Rangers owner George W. Bush ? the future president ? the lone dissenter.After a one-year delay caused by the 7½-month players' strike, the expanded playoffs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-26/top-teams-facing-world-s
Loose with the law

...take-it-or-leave-it bunch at the White House would go along with others doing what they're doing ? such as, say, future presidents and attorneys general.What if the next set of leaders thought the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional? Could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-08/loose-law
Kirby: Baseball is back!

...Augusta Museum, where my friend Erick Montgomery talks about Woodrow Wilson. Erick is scheduled to talk about the future president's Augusta years during the Civil War. That probably means we won't get to hear any stories about the adult...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-31/baseball-back
Rants & Raves

...we had better be aware that precedents are being established by this administration that will only be expanded by future presidents. WHEN ARE PEOPLE going to wake up to the fact that if someone approaches you in the parking lot of some shop and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-22/rants-raves