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Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

...Perdue in November if he won the nomination, saying that the higher priority is displacing Nevada Sen. Harry Reid as majority leader. Republicans need six more seats to win Senate control and cannot afford to lose retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats
Kingston, Perdue vow teamwork after GOP runoff

...in the United States Senate," Perdue told supporters Sat ur day near Gainesville, taking aim at the Democratic majority leader. For that reason, Perdue said, he would unequivocally back Kingston if the Savannah congressman wins the Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/kingston-perdu
Democrats' answer? Spend

...a rational world it would be an absurdity, but this is the world of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and nothing involving more spending and bigger government is absurd to them.So the $3.7 billion benefit analysis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/democrats-answer-spend
Don't dump this on us

...construction since 1994 ? was summarily killed in 2009 during one of the first acts of President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.Today, the $15 billion facility gathers dust, as does the 2012 report by Obama's "Blue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-06/dont-dump-us
Rants & Raves

...divides us as a nation, civil war and domestic violence are around the corner. LIBERALS ARE DISMAYED that House Majority Leader Cantor lost and Lindsey Graham gets raked over the coals-because both men are "bipartisan" and are willing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-04/rants-raves
Fog of crisis descends

...Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid ? all guilty of atrocious acts against America ? to their new home on the Caribbean island of Cuba...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-17/fog-crisis-descends
Poll: Kingston leads Perdue by 11 points

...undecided vote."He notes that the survey was conducted in the middle of the vote counting in Virginia where House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was upset in a primary."Whether the Cantor loss will somehow impact the Georgia race remains to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-12/poll-kingston-
Sen. Graham: Immigration reform is a must

...the Senate last year, said Wednesday that it would be a mistake to scuttle reform efforts after the upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia. Cantor's little-known tea-party challenger focused his challenge on the immigration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/sen-graham-immigration-reform
Fight entrenchment

...their offices.Even after a rare primary-election ousting of a top Republican congressman recently in Virginia - Majority Leader Eric Cantor - newly emboldened conservatives failed to topple D.C. fixture Thad Cochran from his Mississippi U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-27/fight-entrenchment
Former Sen. Howard Baker Jr. famous for Watergate, dies at 88-years-old

...1985, Baker served two terms as Majority Leader and two terms as Minority Leader...Baker's conciliatory style as majority leader was legendary," said BPC Co-founder...alike and rose to the post of majority leader. He served as White House chief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26/ex-sen-howard-baker-dies