Committee for Good Government releases endorsements

Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government endorsed candidates Tuesday in four May 20 Augusta commission elections and the Democratic primary for state senate District 22...

Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government endorses incumbents in local races

...the community."Ralph Walker, a political science professor emeritus at Augusta State University and a regular Good Government attendee, said the crowd that packed the Julian Smith Casino Barbecue Pit indicated how much the committee's support...

District 6 election features variety of candidates

...Finnegan, pleased to obtain endorsements from The Au gusta Chronicle and the Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government.The district's concerns are basic, Finnegan said ? safety, decent roads, sidewalks. Residents "want the grass...

Candidates tout investment in Augusta at forum

...kids" she's mentored here. "That's why I feel like I have a vested interest."In the end, the Committee for Good Government that sponsored the forum endorsed Davis, with 34 votes, but gave Blocker-Adams 22 and Mason seven. Myles received...

Value of Copenhaver's support in mayor's race argued

...has the gold, rules," Barbee said.Richard Isdell, the president of the Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government, said his organization's endorsements, like others, are helpful for uninformed voters, or those who wait until...

More forums planned for Augusta mayoral candidates

...St., will also hold a forum for mayor candidates.At 7 p.m. May 13, Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government will hold a televised forum for mayor candidates at Julian Smith Casino Barbecue Pit, 3 Milledge Road.

Good government elusive

...Pelosi back in ? says who? Could she have done any worse?One last aphorism: America does not deserve to have good government. But it does deserve the government it elects. God forgive us.

Committee for Good Government to hold forum for candidates Tuesday

The Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government will hold a forum for candidates in several local elections ? and vote on its preferred candidates ? Tuesday at the Julian...

Court: State Health Department must run medical facility building program despite funding veto

...to repeal a permanent law."Billy Wilkins, an attorney for the hospitals, called the decision "a victory for good government" in South Carolina.A DHEC spokesman said the agency was disappointed in the court's decision and intended to...

Forums planned for five seeking Augusta mayor's post

...the publisher of The Metro Courier newspaper.A week before the election, Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government will hold a televised forum for candidates, according to the organization's president, Richard Isdell. The event...