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The biggest bailout

...and burden taxpayers with the fallout.How cynical that the health insurers that Democrats once demonized ? then-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called them "immoral" and "villains" ? now are full-blown co-conspirators in what could be the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-25/biggest-bailout
Prosecutor has several options on ethics case against House Speaker Bobby Harrell

COLUMBIA - The prosecutor who's considering ethics allegations against House Speaker Bobby Harrell has several options for the case that's been handed to him from the attorney general.Neither Attorney General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/prosecutor-has-several-option
Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...Jason Carter's gubernatorial campaign, wagered more than $6 million of his personal wealth on failed challenges to House Speaker Newt Gingrich in 1996 and Sen. Paul Coverdell in 1998. Fellow Democrat Roger Kahn, a successful liquor distributor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...penny" of gas tax when the state sales tax rose from 3 percent to 4 percent, he said. The Democrats who served as House speaker and governor then were peeved at the transportation commissioner at the time and wanted to serve up some punishment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-09/georgia-roads-bad-gettin
House Speaker David Ralston denies violating State Bar of Georgia's rules

ATLANTA - House Speaker David Ralston has asked that a complaint filed against him by the State Bar of Georgia be dismissed, denying he violated rules...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/house-speaker-david-ralston-d
How much should we pay for convicting wrong guy?

...behind bars from 12-28 years, and the amount of compensation and rules attached were different for each. Now, House Speaker David Ralston has appointed a committee of legislators to study the issue and make recommendations on how to fairly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-18/how-much-should-we-pay
SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell says state grand jury investigation has ended

COLUMBIA - South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell said Saturday that the state grand jury's investigation into ethics allegations against him has ended, and Attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/sc-house-speaker-bobby-harrel
Rants & Raves

...anybody vote against her. CALLING OBAMA'S leanings "radical-left" and "perverted" hits the nail on the head. HOUSE SPEAKER Boehner speaks of a "balanced" approach to things. When a politician wants to lie, he throws in "balanced." In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-10/rants-raves
Don't blame Obama only

...recession began, by the way, with the bursting of the housing bubble under ? you guessed it ? George W. Bush.)House Speaker John Boehner declared that Obamacare would never work, and that more people would lose insurance than gain it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-08/dont-blame-obama-only
Bottom Line

...Pelosi, D-Calif., needs a refresher course on House decorum. Or some anger-management counseling.The former House Speaker's unhinged outburst Friday made a mockery of proceedings after Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pa., pointed out Democrats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-05/bottom-line