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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
S.C. senator quits amid ethics inquiry

...account numbers.Two other senators have been penalized for non-technical ethics violations since 2010. Former Sen. Jake Knotts was publicly reprimanded. And Sen. Kent Williams paid a $5,390 penalty last fall for accepting 15 larger-than-allowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-31/sc-senator-quits-amid-et
How animals are treated reflects on society

A hero has finally emerged on the political scene. State Sen. Jake Knotts, of Lexington, S.C., has introduced a bill that would prohibit the chaining of dogs for more than three hours a day. Although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/23/aik_191935.shtml
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
SC bill would ban drivers from texting

...banned teen drivers under 18 from using hand-held devices.The panel's chairman, West Columbia Republican Sen. Jake Knotts, tried to change it to ban both texting and hand-held use for drivers of all ages. But the panel's other two members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/technology/2010-02-10/sc-bill-would-ban-driver
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...continue receiving home-delivered meals. Surrounded by more than 50 seniors and AARP volunteers, West Columbia Sen. Jake Knotts pledged to "filibuster into the summer" for the $2.9 million needed to continue feeding more than 5,400 seniors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/06/met_189910.shtml
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...President Obama was reprimanded Tuesday by a panel of state lawmakers for alleged campaign finance violations.Sen. Jake Knotts must pay back nearly $25,000 in excess contributions over the past decade and take steps to correct sloppy record-keeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-09-14/across-south-carolina
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...Nikki Haley is now accusing her of using her security detail to fetch drinks at a golf tournament.Republican Sen. Jake Knotts, of Lexington, won approval Wednesday for a budget law change that says security detail members are restricted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-05-04/across-south-carolina
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SC state senator refers to candidate as 'raghead'

...in the governor's mansion.Republican state Sen. Jake Knotts later apologized for the slur, saying the remarks about...embarrassment to our state and to the Republican Party.""Jake Knotts represents all that is wrong with South Carolina politics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-04/sc-state-senator-refers-cand
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