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South Carolina, Kansas governors warn administration they'll sue if Guantanamo detainees sent to their states

COLUMBIA - The governors of South Carolina and Kansas wrote to...Sanford ? Haley's predecessor as governor ? and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott have...she took office in January 2011, the governor has pushed at least three lawsuits against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-25/south-carolina-kansas-governo
Governors oppose 'Gitmo' prisoner transfers

...action within their power to prevent the transfer of inmates from Guantanamo Bay to their respective states.The Republican governors made their pledge in a letter to Secretary of Defense Ash Carter as the Department of Defense mulls whether Fort Leavenworth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-26/governors-oppose-gitmo-prisoner-tra
By the Book: Story takes readers inside Georgia Governor's Mansion

...Mansion: The Story of Georgia's Governor's Mansion (University of Georgia...the private lives of eight Georgia governors who resided at 391 W. Paces Ferry...Legislature and was most proud of the governor's bathroom with gold faucets and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-09-12/book-story-takes-readers
Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...COLUMBIA - Three former South Carolina governors are pushing for high school students...American issue," said Riley, Democratic governor from 1979-1987, who also served as...office as the state's first Republican governor since Reconstruction.They want the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
No Syrian refugees for Georgia, Gov. Deal says

...terrorist attacks Friday.The governor called upon President Barack...of Georgians."Deal joins governors from states like Alabama...refugees out.By 4 p.m., the governor's office announced his decision...claiming refugee status," the governor wrote.The concerns are overblown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-16/no-syrian-refugees-georg
Governors fret over Asian crisis

...most state budgets. Yet the nation's governors are worried that Asia's financial crisis...discussion on the final day of a National Governors' Association conference, as state executives...ultimately safeguarding our security." Governors whose states depend on exports to Asia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/05/bus_235129.shtml
Business
Governors are pressed to meet on water issues

...united in a call for their feuding governors to get moving on water talks...unanimously to send a joint letter to the governors emphasizing the urgency of the talks...Some expressed frustration that the governors have yet to set an initial meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/29/met_553690.shtml
Metro
Governors vs. immigration

The nation's governors meeting in Washington...the biggest items on the governors' plate is the demand...got through, says the governor, and today they total...Napolitano and other Western governors, with the general backing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/03/edi_63915.shtml
Editorials
GOP governors get together for forum

ATLANTA - Governors from Georgia, South Carolina, Missouri...States expect working solutions from governors, and we're here to try to discover...Perdue, the chairman of the Republican Governors Association, which sponsored Wednesday's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/19/met_125263.shtml
Metro
Haley launches re-election bid at rally with GOP governors

...favorite topics of the governors."When unions tried to...fundraiser gave the visiting governors an opportunity to mingle...of the rally: "The governor cares more about the...glitz of bringing other governors to South Carolina than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-08-26/haley-launches-re-electi