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Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...2017-22 special purpose local option sales tax at its regular meeting Tuesday. The vote places the list on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot. Commission Chairman Ron Cross said the balanced budget was hammered out over several weeks of trimming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/columbia-county-commission
Columbia County Commission approves SPLOST project list

...Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax at their regular meeting Tuesday. The vote places the list on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot.Should voters approve it, the five-year SPLOST is expected to raise as much as $144 million for infratructure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-06/columbia-county-commissi
Michelle Nunn asks for 5 debates in Senate race

...Republican David Perdue leading up to the Nov. 4 general election, with the GOP nominee's campaign suggesting in...Derrick Dickey hammered Nunn for waiting until the general election to talk about debates."David participated in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-08-01/michelle-nunn-asks-5-debates-se
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

...Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a nationally significant general election matchup against Democrat Michelle Nunn.Tuesday night's primary runoff win validates the former corporate CEO's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats
Kingston, Perdue vow teamwork after GOP runoff

...leaders in nearby Cumming."I've already told my opponent he won't even have to call me" to ask for help in a general election campaign, Kingston said. "This election is bigger than either of us."Those sentiments didn't mask the attacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/kingston-perdu
Runoffs set fields for November elections

...vacant House seats.The winners of Tuesday's primary runoff will be their party's nominee for No vem ber's general election. Here's a look at those races: CONGRESSIONAL RACES1ST DISTRICT: State Sen. Buddy Carter of Pooler won the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/runoffs-set-fi
Georgia's U.S. Senate candidates should get serious about the deficit

...years.Cutting spending is necessary, but it requires sacrifice and compromise, not a destructive gimmick.In the general election campaign, Georgia deserves a responsible discussion on how to balance federal revenues and spending.We haven't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/georgias-us-sena
Poll: Kingston edging ahead of Perdue

...Reebok, and Kingston, an 11-term congressman from Savannah, will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in the November general election to succeed retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss."We feel really good about the numbers we're seeing on the ground...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-17/poll-kingston-
Kingston, Perdue on the attack

...businessman awaiting deportation for a federal conviction will wind up being a messy scandal in the middle of the general election against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn.Aired statewide by Georgia Public Broadcasting, the debate was organized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-14/kingstron-perd
The case for Kingston

...Service reported.And if you want to gauge Kingston's job-approval rating, consider this: In Kingston's 10 general elections for his U.S. House seat, he won, on average, more than 75 percent of the vote. That's what the people he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-13/case-kingston