Unskewed outcomes

...Republican conservative Matt Bevin governor ? in a state, notes The New York Times, "where Democrats have held the governor's mansion for all but four of the last 44 years."It gets worse for Democrats.Kentucky's conservative lieutenant governor-elect...

Walker exits GOP presidential race

...have said his plummeting poll numbers left them struggling to generate cash.Walker called his senior staff to the governor's mansion in Madison on Monday to review recent polling, in which he was mired at the bottom of the GOP field, and his campaign's...

By the Book: Story takes readers inside Georgia Governor's Mansion

...Memories of the Mansion: The Story of Georgia's Governor's Mansion (University of Georgia Press, $39.95) is the...who wants to slip behind the velvet ropes at the governor's mansion. Look for it Oct. 1. Authors Dickey and Lewis...

Drone ban near Georgia Capitol criticized by users

...parking garage near the state Capitol building in downtown Atlanta.The resolution also prevents flights around the governor's mansion north of downtown. The sweeping radius covers parts of two state universities, including Geor gia Tech's Research...

Elizabeth Cheatham

...Cherokee Chapter of the DAR, a member of St. Phillips Cathedral, Atlanta, GA, and long time hostess at the Georgia Governor's mansion. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date at the St. James Episcopal Church, Clayton, GA.

'Bless you,' but you should have stayed home

...beautiful birds in the wildlife refuge." TODAY'S JOKE: Charlie Williams shares this one:A lawyer phoned the governor's mansion shortly after midnight: "I need to talk to the governor ? it's an emergency!"After some cajoling, the governor's...

Former inmate making most of second chance

...prison record, a recommendation from the warden and a solid interview qualified him for unpaid detail work at the Governor's Mansion, a coveted position among offenders that gets them out of the monotony and confinement of prison.Walker was moved...

Gov. Nathan Deal sworn in for second term

...the audience.Walker spent 21 years behind bars for murder, but a transition program led him to be a cook at the Governor's Mansion, first under Gov. Sonny Perdue and later under Deal. Today, he's the banquet-catering sales coordinator for...

Ex-SC Gov. Edwards dies

...before becoming governor in 1974. Edwards was limited to one term under state law at the time. After leaving the governor's mansion, he headed to Washington as President Ronald Reagan's energy secretary. Edwards returned to his home state in...

Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...efficiency to the Revenue Department; strengthened the mental health program; built a police academy and a new governor's mansion; made tourism a billion-dollar industry; expanded the merit system; and established the Water Quality Control...