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Election Day to decide many area races, hotly contested issues

...from Augusta to the outskirts of Savannah, leads the nation with 7,332 ads aired in the past two weeks, ahead of House races in Florida, Arizona and California.More than 60 percent of the $2.5 million in ads ? 4,515 commercials ? have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-03/election-day-d
Not many surprises expected in South Carolina elections

...constitutional amendment that would make adjutant general an appointed position in 2018. LITTLE COMPETITION: In the U.S. House races, the six Repub lican and one Democratic incumbent are all expected to return.At the Statehouse level, 83 of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-03/not-many-surpr
Allen wins 12th District for Republicans

...lost the Republican nomination in 2012 by 159 votes to former state Rep. Lee Anderson, led the most active U.S. House race down the home stretch, topping the country with 7,332 ads aired in the past two weeks, ahead of races in Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-05/allen-wins-12th-district-republ
'National wave election' cited in Barrow defeat

...the most hotly contested in the nation, with 7,332 campaign ads aired in the past two weeks, more than any other House race, a study by the Wesleyan Media Project found.Harper said the commercials by the Democrats could've backfired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-05/national-wave-
Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...Fellow Democrat Roger Kahn, a successful liquor distributor, poured $5.8 million in self-funding into U.S. House races he lost in 2000 and 2002.GOP congressional candidate Robert Lamutt and Democratic Senate hopeful Cliff Oxford both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
Source of Yu funds remain a mystery

...The residence already had a second mortgage before he started his Senate campaign and later switched to the U.S. House race in the 12th District."I hope that Mr. Yu will operate with full disclosure and explain how he was able to loan his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-09/source-yu-funds-remain-myste
Changes unlikely in SC congressional delegation

...campaign funds on hand heading into election season while their opponents have only about $27,000.A look at the House races in South Carolina this year. WILSON, DUNCAN AND MUL VANEY: Incumbent Repub lican Joe Wilson faces Dem o crat Phil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-12/changes-unlike
John Barrow, Rick Allen spar over nasty campaign ads

...Georgia.Barrow is running for a sixth term against GOP businessman Rick Allen in Georgia's only competitive U.S. House race. The incumbent is a Democrat whose 12th District seat was redrawn years ago to favor Republicans. Not only have the candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-10
4 commissioners absent from tax vote

...Stone says the Washington establishment has declared war on voters of the 12th Dis trict by interfering in the U.S. House race.After Stone reinforced his earlier announcement by signing the Republican Trust Pledge for new House leadership, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/4-commissioners-absent-tax-vo
Legislator enters 12th District House race

ATLANTA -- Republican state Rep. Delvis Dutton ended weeks of consideration and formally declared his candidacy Wednesday for the 12th District congressional seat held by Democrat John Barrow.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-02-05/legislator-ent