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Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A Missouri state lawmaker asked a judge to block Gov. Jay Nixon from working on plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-30/judge-weighing-missouri-l
Rename Confederate Memorial Day, Augusta lawmaker says

...the recent events in Charleston underscore that it is time for Georgia to rename Confederate Memorial Day," the Democrat lawmaker said Thursday in a news release. "It is important for our state to recognize our history, and to honor fallen soldiers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-02/rename-confederate-memor
Keep Confederate flag at Statehouse, Graniteville lawmaker says

...all come from white, plantation homes."Corley was elected in November with 64 percent of the vote, succeeding longtime lawmaker Roland Smith.On Tuesday, Corley was one of only 10 House members to vote against debating the removal of the flag before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/keep-confederate-flag-stateho
Yellen denies some documents to House leak investigator

...WASHINGTON - Federal Re ser ve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is balking at turning over some of the documents ordered by a key House lawmaker in his investigation of a possible leak of market-sensitive information.Yellen has told Rep. Jeb Hensar ling, R-Texas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/yellen-denies-some-documen
Fallen Sen. Pinckney advocate of the poor

...from the Capitol, he said. In fact, added Jackson, a man is serving time in prison for threatening him years ago.The lawmaker recalled a particularly chilling incident years ago.A man came to his front door and told his wife he was planning to rape...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-18/fallen-senator-advocate-
Lawmaker to introduce bill legalizing cannabis oil

ATLANTA - A Georgia lawmaker will officially introduce a bill legalizing cannabis oil for people with cancer, seizure disorders and other chronic diseases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-23/lawmaker-introduce-bill-
Across South Carolina

SC lawmaker seeks cyber attack gaugeNational-defense policymakers need a way to gauge the severity of the increasingly frequent cyber attacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-10/across-south-carolina
Isakson plans for third Senate campaign despite disclosure of Parkinson's diagnosis

...was first diagnosed in August 2013. Parkinson's is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, and the 70-year-old lawmaker in recent months has walked with a noticeably slower, shuffling gate that he said is a symptom of his disease.Isakson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/isakson-plans-third-senate-c
New York weighs letting dogs enter outdoor dining areas

...Manhattan sidewalk cafes to country ice cream stands. But a statewide health officials' group is against it, and at least one lawmaker is raising questions.American public health officials have long banned pet dogs from restaurants, out of concerns including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/new-york-weighs-letting-do
SC parks proposal targets Augusta

...2 million resource."Hunters would have permission to use a piece of land and hunt the birds without a guide, said the lawmaker."You could draw a lot of out-of-staters from the city of Augusta," said Pitts, who said the potential revenue from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/sc-parks-proposal-targets-aug