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...and he'll proudly accept the redneck label.Sen. Jake Knotts said the Republican Party should embrace the redneck...got a red neck from working in the sun," said Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia, rattling off a list of rednecks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-06-16/across-south-carolina
'Proud' redneck,' SC senator says

...and he'll proudly accept the redneck label.Sen. Jake Knotts said the Republican Party should embrace the redneck...got a red neck from working in the sun," said Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia, rattling off a list of rednecks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-16/proud-redneck-sc-senator-say
Diversity wears conservative colors

...go, it might be too obvious.Rep. Nikki Haley, 38, slender, Indian-American and female, pitted against Sen. Jake Knotts, 65, rotund, and white with a thick Southern drawl.Before this month's primary, Knotts, a Republican, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2010-06-23/diversity-wear
S.C. GOP takes no action on Knotts regarding slur

...for governor.Members of the state GOP's executive committee briefly discussed a resolution concerning state Sen. Jake Knotts, but no action was taken, executive director Joel Sawyer said.Knotts' comment came on an Internet political talk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-06-26/sc-gop-takes-no-action-knotts
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S.C. GOP leaders seek to discipline Knotts

...The party's first vice chairman, Patrick Haddon, said he will ask his fellow state committee members to oust Sen. Jake Knotts from the party and bar him from running again as a Republican."I'm not asking him to resign, because I don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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$27,000 will help soldiers go home

...Afghanistan this spring, supporters said Wednesday. "I am going to collect as much as I can," said state Sen. Jake Knotts, R-Lexington, whose fund has collected $17,000. Supporters estimate it will take $80,000 to rent 15 buses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/08/met_119416.shtml
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Amazon deal shipped to Haley

...Gov. Nikki Haley's desk."It's a great day for South Carolina and the unemployed people of the state," Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia, said after the vote. "We welcome Amazon!"Haley opposes the measure but has repeatedly said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-01/amazon-deal-shipped-haley
Senate to argue banning 'live' checks from mail

...advantage of people in a weak moment," said state Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia. Advocates say the offers are vital...Consumer Federation of America. POSSIBLE PENALTIES Sen. Jake Knotts' proposal would make it illegal for companies to mail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/16/met_511583.shtml
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Bill hopes to address increasing gang problem in S.C

...Gang-related crime "is a more serious crime than a person that is individually committing crimes," bill sponsor Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia said Wednesday at a public hearing at the Statehouse. But his bill faced opposition from some who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/20/met_393677.shtml
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Senators spar on gas tax plan

...opponents caucused on the Senate floor after the week's session adjourned. "It was dead before arrival," said Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia. "It's going to be World War III." When the bill comes up for debate, it will fall prey to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/13/met_453039.shtml
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