James Elliott

...the assistant U.S. Attorney of the Middle District of Georgia and served a term as a member in the Georgia House of Representatives, Post 107. He argued several cases to the United States Supreme Court, where he litigated and argued the case...

No need for certificate

...laws, South Carolina's is moving a step closer to tossing its laws out the window.The Palmetto State's House of Representatives voted 103-1 to let its most onerous CON provisions expire in 2018, ending the ridiculously heavy-handed...

Across South Carolina

...final decision, agreeing to meet again today.Lawyer cites change in body camera billCOLUMBIA - The S.C. House of Representatives is set to debate a bill that would outfit law enforcement officials with body cameras, although an attorney...

Concealed carry bills could open reciprocity between Georgia and South Carolina

Gun-toting locals might get an early Christmas present this year.The South Carolina House of Representatives passed two bills this week that could impact how Augusta area residents carry concealed weapons across state lines, inching closer...

Disclosure questions remain in SC body-camera bill

COLUMBIA - The S.C. House of Representatives has postponed until May 19 a debate on a bill that would outfit law enforcement officials with body cameras, although an attorney...

Session yielded both victories and challenges

...attorney, represents District 121 ? comprised of portions of Columbia and McDuffie counties ? in the Georgia House of Representatives. He lives in Harlem.)

Aiken County pastor and SRS worker honored by South Carolina House

COLUMBIA - The South Carolina House of Representatives is honoring Augusta native and Savannah River Site worker Clinton Edwards on his 10th anniversary as pastor of Friendship Baptist...

Key bills fail to make crossover deadline

...constitutional amendments sought to lower the minimum age for election to the Senate from 25 to 21 and for election to the House of Representatives from 21 to 18. They were proposed by an Augusta-area middle school student.HR 71: This idea by Rep. Craig...

Take notice

...on S.B. 186 must occur no later than Crossover Day, this Friday, to have a chance of reaching the state House of Representatives and the governor's desk this year.In the interest of transparency, Georgia lawmakers should give this flawed...

Keep voting free

...maintain control of large areas without having the voting majority. This works well to circumvent democracy for the House of Representatives. But for national elections, where "one man, one vote" applies, democracy wins out. Gerrymandering has...