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Gov. Nathan Deal sworn in for second term

...re-elected along with the rest of the Republican slate in November, maintaining the 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-12/gov-nathan-deal-sworn-second
Kay Allen denied payment of attorney's fees after complaint agrainst her dismissed

...former deputy, Dwight Johnson, who filed the dismissed complaint.Johnson filed the complaint in February with the Georgia Government Transparency & Campaign Finance Commission alleging that Allen failed to list on her personal-financial disclosure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-11/kay-allen-denied-payment
Incumbents shine in Augusta-area state races

...campaign financial reporting issues raised by his 2012 opponent, David Hopper, that remain under investigation by the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission. The commission likely won't make a decision on Smith's case until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-05/incumbents-shine-augusta
Georgia House District 125 incumbent Earnest Smith dogged by campaign financial reporting issues

...Earnest Smith.In an Oct. 13 document filed with the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission, for...David Hopper, brought several of the issues to the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-01/georgia-house-district-125-incu
State commission in crisis

...whether that opportunity will be squandered.Despite the nickname, which is a holdover from its former moniker, the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission never has been responsible for policing ethics. Instead, its job is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-14/state-commission-cris
Jason Carter continues ethics attack on Gov. Nathan Deal at Paine College

...The memo, an account of text messages and a phone call between Holly LaBerge, the executive director of the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission, and Deal chief of staff Chris Riley and chief counsel Ryan Teague...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-16/jason-carter-c
Advocates want ethics chief out

...organization, Common Cause Georgia, said Executive Secretary Holly LaBerge gained her position as the head of the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission as a result of the wrongful termination of other employees."She's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/advocates-want-ga-ethics-chi
City finances get clean bill of health after 'big' audit

...liabilities now, he said, calling the amount "not too bad" compared with what his firm has observed in other Georgia governments.Commissioner Bill Lockett, who has criticized aspects of city spending and in the past called for forensic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-07/city-finances-get-clean-
Democratic nominee seeks investigation into governor's office for intimidation allegations to derail 2010 campaign probe

...Carter's argument is simply an "election-year attack."The state auditor's office is investigating the firing of Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission workers including LaBerge's predecessor, over the ex-employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-15/investigation-
Judge mulling sanctions in Georgia ethics trial

...last month, he testified.None of the commissioners at the ethics commission, which is formally known as the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission, ever instructed LaBerge to withhold documents or not to discuss documents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/judge-mulling-sanctions-georg