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Misuse of state-owned resources for personal catering business reviewed

...conduct and recruit business day and night. Godfrey said there's no indication Sandifer used food ordered on the Governor Mansion accounts.Godfrey said Sandifer "has been ordered to stop using any state resources to conduct any non-state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-11-24/misuse-state-owned-resources-person
Governors Island in N.Y. open for public tours

...President Francois Mitterand pressed a button to light the refurbished Statue of Liberty in 1986, and the colonial governors' mansion where Reagan and Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev held a summit two years later. Other names linked to the island's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/06/liv_418020.shtml
Life & style
Officials question office cost

...December, Mr. Walker asked the budget board for all records related to Mr. Hodges' search for a new home while the Governors' Mansion is renovated. The state ended up renting a home for the first family in Columbia's Shandon neighborhood for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/27/met_251444.shtml
Metro
Alabama takes a stand

...National Governor's Association - and saving taxpayers some $100,000 in annual dues - not only raises eyebrows in governors' mansions and legislatures nationwide but turns the media spotlight on this little-known organization. A National Empowerment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/01/edi_209192.shtml
Editorials
GOP accused of ploy in Ga. redistricting

...process set to begin in Georgia on Monday.Republicans control both chambers of the state Legislature as well as the governors' mansion. It's the first time they will run a redistricting process.Democrats have seen their numbers shrink in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-09/gop-accused-ploy-ga-redistric
Big government relentlessly torments and destroys our schools

...conservative and liberal administrations. This is the case regardless of who controls Congress, state legislatures and governors' mansions.Please hold elected officials at all levels to a high standard in proper use of our funds. Also, support our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-06-10/big-government-r
GOP can recover next year

...Tim Kaine in Virginia and U.S. Sen. Jon Corzine in New Jersey - got voters' green light to take over the governors' mansions. Perhaps President Bush's low poll ratings mattered only to this extent - his last-minute appearance at a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/11/edi_21521.shtml
Editorials
Senator J. Strom Thurmond (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)

...Thurmond, Jr. and Dr. Allan George Thurmond and a sister, Miss Anna Gertrude Thurmond, who served as Hostess in the Governors Mansion during his term as Governor until his marriage to Jean Crouch Thurmond, who died in January 1960. He is also preceded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/29/obi_379843.shtml
Obituaries
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