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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
Haley reimburses state for using planes for press conferences, bill signings

...said the co-sponsors believed the law needed to be very specific on what is considered official business.Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia, said he believes officials should use the planes only to fly outside the state, for economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-10-07/haley-reimburses-state-u
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
GOP, Democrats say S.C. elections were a mess

...major party candidate in 22 competitive races. But the lone win was a big one ? Katrina Shealy beat longtime Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia. It was a lawsuit filed against Shealy that led to the ballot chaos."There are a whole bunch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-10/gop-democrats-say-sc-election
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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