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In Aiken, Rick Santorum says GOP needs skilled communicator to win 2016 election

...message.Santorum, a former senator from Pennsylvania whose particular brand of no-nonsense conservatism led to GOP primary wins in 11 states, showed that side as he spoke Tuesday to members of the Aiken Republican Club at Newberry Hall.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-28/aiken-rick-santorum-says-gop-ne
GOP primary field for 12th District getting more crowded

...Stone, have been running full time for a shot at ousting Barrow since last summer. Allen, the runner-up in the 2012 GOP primary, seemed the clear frontrunner last fall with more than $256,000 in fundraising ? nearly four times Stone's money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-09/gop-primary-field-12th-district-get
Deal wins GOP primary, shifts focus to Carter

...former President Jimmy Carter, will put those predictions to the test.Republican Gov. Nathan Deal handily won the GOP primary on Tuesday, earning more than 70 percent of the vote in early returns. He easily defeated former Dalton Mayor David...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-21/deal-wins-gop-
McKinney ends lieutenant governor's campaign

...race Thursday, leaving Mike Campbell to advance to the GOP primary runoff.McKinney's spokesman said his decision to...McMaster had a decisive lead in Tuesday's four-way GOP primary, taking 44 percent of the vote.Second place between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-12/mckinney-ends-lieutenant-gove
Haley's choice to lead DHEC drops out as candidate

...insurance director from 2005 to 2007, and she ran unsuccessfully for lieutenant governor in 2010, losing in a four-way GOP primary. She has served in other leadership positions for South Carolina and Texas state agencies.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-22/haleys-choice-lead-dhec-drops-out-c
Haley's DHEC choice questioned about connections

...Mark Sanford on coastal insurance. She ran unsuccessfully for lieutenant governor in 2010, losing in a four-way GOP primary.On Haley's second day in office in 2011, Kitzman was approved as director of the Budget and Control Board, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/haleys-dhec-choice-questioned
Fake Ryberg calls examined

...anonymous, automated calls the night before the June 10 GOP primary endorsing Sen. Greg Ryberg and disparaging Rep. Skipper...who was running against three other candidates in the GOP primary for the district represented by Mr. Perry, who is retiring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/20/met_462807.shtml
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Most Haley donations came after primary

...campaign cash winner until after she had nearly won a nasty GOP primary outright.An analysis of campaign finance reports filed...the nomination.By that measure, Haley went into the GOP primary as the cash underdog she had been in more than a year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
South Carolina Governor | Elections
Boswell takes early lead in Attorney General primary

...Former Clayton County Judge Stephen Boswell took the lead over three other Republicans in early returns Tuesday in the GOP primary for a chance to unseat Democratic Attorney General Thurbert Baker. The other GOP candidates were State Sen. David...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/22/met_233980.shtml
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Bauer drops out of Republican race

...said he left feeling "good about how I've moved the debate." Stung by his last-place finish in the New Hampshire GOP primary, Bauer became the sixth Republican to quit. He declined to endorse any remaining candidates. He said he would not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/05/met_281432.shtml
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