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Be civil, not docile

...persist in denigrating maverick, principled politicians? We used to celebrate them. Recall how supporters urged on Harry Truman: "Give 'em hell, Harry!"If Jimmy Stewart's filibustering character Mr. Smith were in Congress today, he'd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-30/be-civil-not-docile
GOP will control Congress

...the election with a 234-201 majority, was on track to match or surpass the party held during Democratic President Harry Truman's administration more than 60 years ago.They gained 10 seats and counting; Democrats just one.Republicans claimed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-04/gop-will-control-congress
Turn out on Tuesday

...fit for the General Assembly, as a consensus-builder. Part of his philosophy mirrors a quote often attributed to Harry Truman: "It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit." Jones has passion and energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-21/turn-out-tuesday
Bud Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

...until this evening.Selig frequently points out that Robinson's first game occurred more than a year before President Harry Truman desegregated the U.S. military and seven years before the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-15/bud-selig-praised-jackie
Playing golf is positively presidential

...much that it irks his critics.Since the turn of the previous century, only three presidents ? Herbert Hoo ver, Harry Truman and Jim my Carter ? have avoided the desire to grip it and rip it. Party affiliation seems to have no influence on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/playing-golf-positively-presi
Pinehurst No. 2 caddie knows his turf

...handling a 4-iron than he was at keeping secrets.They were all enjoyable to be around, whether it was Nixon or Harry Truman or Dwight Eisenhower or Gerald Ford.Tonight, when the latest U.S. Open champion is crowned, McRae should be there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-14/pinehurst-no-2-caddie-knows-
Weathering the storm with a real media star

...Kirby's Augusta" history video.This one tells the story of an Augusta man who went to Washington in 1947 to see Harry Truman. And he was packing a pistol. It's on YouTube as well as on our home page at augustachronicle.com.Another weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-12/weathering-storm-real-media-s
America's birth certificate

...could that foundation not be key to what comes after? The prosperity? The liberty? The comforts? The achievements?Harry Truman once warned that, "We find it hard to believe that liberty could ever be lost in this country. But it can be lost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-07-04/americas-birth-certif
Indicted Georgia lawmaker claims cause made him FBI target

...pregnant.Roger Malcom, a black sharecropper, had stabbed and wounded a white farmer. After the lynching, President Harry Truman dispatched the FBI to Monroe, but the federal investigators were met with a wall of silence. The FBI identified 55...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-30/indicted-georgia-lawmaker-cla
Augusta orphan found fame in Washington then vanished

...Lewis was an ally of Woodrow Wilson, a key supporter of Franklin Roosevelt and a mentor to a young senator named Harry Truman.His photograph on the cover of Life magazine taken by the famous Margaret Bourke-White (Erskine Caldwell's wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-03/augusta-orphan-found-fame-was