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Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. Other co-chairmen of the effort include former Democratic Gov. Jim Hodges (1999-2003) and former Gov. James Edwards, who in 1975 took office as the state's first Republican governor since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Democrats threaten shift from Republican party in South Carolina

...year's elections give them a chance.In Hutto's case, his campaign is reminding people that 1998 is the year Democrat Jim Hodges beat incumbent Republican Gov. David Beasley, who wasn't the most popular officeholder in his own party. Also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-30/democrats-thre
Haley surgery means Democrat temporary governor

...one taking over Friday, as per the lines of succession. No Democrat has had gubernatorial powers since former Gov. Jim Hodges left office in January 2003. It's unclear when a South Carolina governor last transferred authority to the lieutenant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/haley-surgery-means-democrat
Carolina Gov. Jim Hodges mixes sports, politics

COLUMBIA --A few weeks ago, a bunch of Gov. Jim Hodges' not-so-rowdy friends came over to watch Monday night football. The refreshment wasn't kegs and Cheetos, but more like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/29/pro_276357.shtml
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Butler Derrick

...protecting and preserving our natural resources. In 2002, Derrick was awarded The Order of the Palmetto by then Governor Jim Hodges, for Derrick's "contributions and friendship to the state of South Carolina." Conservationist of the Year was awarded...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170942301
Hopeful sets out plan for S.C lottery

COLUMBIA -- Jim Hodges, a Democratic contender for governor...he said. "When people vote for Jim Hodges, they're going to know they're voting...to $80 million. "As a legislator, Jim Hodges voted against gambling. Now that he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/met_221368.shtml
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Former lawmaker named to state Education Board

COLUMBIA -- Gov. Jim Hodges has moved to shape his education agenda, replacing state Education...Mattos was "a tireless advocate for the kind of (education) issues Jim Hodges is talking about." Mr. Martin, 55, was appointed to the 17-member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/11/met_252988.shtml
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Hopeful sets out plan for S.C lottery

COLUMBIA -- Jim Hodges, a Democratic contender for governor...he said. "When people vote for Jim Hodges, they're going to know they're voting...to $80 million. "As a legislator, Jim Hodges voted against gambling. Now that he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/met_221385.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...Governor will keep tobacco industry money COLUMBIA -Gov. Jim Hodges will not return contributions from the tobacco industry...refuses to halt killer's execution COLUMBIA -Gov. Jim Hodges has denied clemency for convicted killer Richard Charles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/03/met_342137.shtml
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Democrat significant in election

COLUMBIA -- Why is challenger Jim Hodges, who most South Carolinians wouldn't have recognized...we're going to be making the case that when you vote for Jim Hodges you're putting Dick Harpootlian in charge of SLED and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/05/met_240926.shtml
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