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Fundraising huge for SC Senate candidate

...to Columbia to fight for us."Matthews is among 11 candidates running in the Democratic primary on Tuesday. The general election is Oct. 20. The district stretches across parts of Jasper, Hampton, Colleton, Beaufort, Allendale and Charleston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-08-27/fundraising-hu
Stakes high in Hephzibah, Blythe races

Two small cities sometimes overlooked by metro Augusta will take center stage in the Nov. 3 general election.Hephzibah and Blythe, municipalities that opted out of consolidation with Augusta-Richmond County 20 years ago, will feature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-08-23/stakes-high-he
Who won the debate? It might surprise you

...immigrants, but detailed a stronger border plan and commonsense laws.These policies demonstrate his electability in a general election. And he also was unashamedly pro-life, a conservative must in primary elections.I'll detail the other candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-09/who-won-debate-i
With first debate, GOP looks to narrow vast candidate field

...candidate to represent them in the general election, but also selecting the direction...eager for a candidate with broad general election appeal and those who think the...would present the strongest general election challenge to Hillary Rodham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-08-06/first-debate-gop-looks-narrow-v
Hillary Rodham Clinton is taking bold approach with new strategy

...That leaves Clinton to reverse a bitter primary defeat, while using South Carolina as a test run for a potential general election in which she would need strong black support to reassemble Obama's coalition in states like Virginia, Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-24/hillary-rodham-clinton-taking-bold-
Fiorina, Jindal tops in 5 p.m. GOP debate

...little pro-choice will not allow a candidate to be electable during the primary season. This could pay off in the general elections, however.Even so, he was particularly strong on domestic government surveillance, stating that religious liberty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-08/fiorina-jindal-t
Charleston massacre, flag debate put Haley in 2016 political spotlight

...immigrants, first garnered national attention in 2010, when she won a bruising Republican primary and a competitive general election.She has sought to define her administration on job creation, primarily through the decisions by BMW, Mercedes-Benz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-15/charleston-massacre-flag-debate-put
Taylor declares run for District 122 seat while Duncan mulls decision

...resign.Duncan defeated Hafeez Chaudhry, a retired Savannah River Site engineer and businessman, in the November general election to fill the District 1 seat after Ron Thigpen chose not to run again.Taylor said he had spoken to Columbia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/taylor-declares-run-dist
Poll: Ailing Isakson still supported

...on television or a top headline in newspapers, given that their work is in D.C."The poll didn't include general-election voters because no Democrat or Libertarian has announced intensions to run.The survey of 492 registered voters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-16/poll-ailing-isakson-still-suppo
Hillary Clinton says so-called women's issues are at the heart of reigniting middle class

...to two constituencies that anchor South Carolina's first-in-the-South presidential primary and Obama's general election coalition, while also repeating her central campaign strategy to position herself as a middle-class champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-05-27/hillary-clinto