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GOP House candidates talk party leaders at debate

Four Re­pub­licans running for the U.S. House in the 12th Dis­trict disagreed Sunday about how to take the seat from the Dem­ocrats and how to work with leaders of their own party.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-05
SC high court to hear appeal of ethics charges against Haley

...plans to hear the case of John Rainey, a longtime GOP activist who sued Haley in 2011. Rainey said that Haley, while a GOP House member representing Lexington, had done improper lobbying while also working as a hospital fundraiser and in business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-19/sc-high-court-hear-appeal-eth
Congressman admits interest in Chambliss Senate seat

...to announce today that he might be interested in U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss' seat in 2014.Kingston, an 11-term GOP House veteran, said he was considering seeking the seat. Kingston, 57, said his knowledge of defense and agriculture, important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-25/chambliss-wont-seek-re-e
Widows' tax lingers for military families

...survivors, eliminating the offset would mean the difference between scraping by and having a middle-class lifestyle. GOP House members have vowed to slash spending, but Wilson supports a gradual phase-in to eliminate the current setup."It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-10/widows-tax-lingers-military-f
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What might happen? A look at likely outcomes

...citizens.Republicans would keep trying to block the law. They hope to elect Mitt Romney as president, backed by a GOP House and Senate, and repeal the law, although their chances of outright repeal would seem to be diminished by the court's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-06-27/what-might-happen-look-likely-outco
What do we believe?

...of each other.A week before the supposed Aug. 2 deadline for Congress to raise the nation's borrowing limit, the GOP House had its ideas, the Democratic Senate had its, and the president -- well, was doing whatever he does between giving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-07-28/what-do-we-believe-ed
Keeping the lights on

...Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has not: As syndicated columnist Deroy Murdock notes, "Through September 15, the GOP House had voted 711 times. Meanwhile, across the same period, the Democratic Senate had only 137 recorded votes."Yes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-09-27/keeping-lights
Sanford's support has dwindled over time

...is almost certain to vote to impeach him. Just this past week, the leaders of the state Republican Party and 61 of 72 GOP House members who will deal with impeachment called on him to resign. The party and legislators say too many distractions continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/12/met_547876.shtml
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Democrats often voted with GOP House leaders

ATLANTA --- The Augusta-area's three Republican members of the Georgia House might be expected to vote mostly with their party's leaders, but it might be surprising how often some of the local Democrats did also.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/19/met_520916.shtml
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The verdict(s) on George W. Bush

...control of both houses of Congress, and now the White House. Speaking of the Republican "brand" under Bush, former GOP House leader Tom Davis said, "If we were dog food, they would take us off the shelf." Well, the label was misleading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/18/edi_508032.shtml
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