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Power of 'lite gov' depends on its occupant

...highest elected official, and presides over the Senate. "The powers of it in the constitution are almost zero," said Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia College and State University. The fact is not insignificant for the seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/19/met_85883.shtml
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Senate winner may be pioneer

...gaining strength as the July 20 primaries approach. "Some would probably argue it's been a long time coming," said Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia State College and University in Milledgeville. "Here we are in the 21st...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/14/met_418888.shtml
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After losses, Democrats turn their focus to 2006

...re-election in 2006. But observers say it's too early to count the Democrats out. "The dynasty is certainly over," said Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia College & State University. "But I think it's probably premature to say...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/07/met_433739.shtml
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State senator announces she won't run again

...Banks, Stephens, Franklin and Hart counties. Capitol observers say the situation is a mixed bag for the region. Mike Digby, a political scientist at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, said the loss of an incumbent lawmaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/23/met_413158.shtml
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Lieutenant governor race turns into trust slugfest

...turning into a referendum on the trustworthiness of the two contenders. "Voters want candidates they can trust," said Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia College and State University. But, he said, issues are also important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/12/met_85022.shtml
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Democrats will gather with an anxious eye on November

...party in play. But experts say contests further down the ballot will also be a bellwether for Georgia's direction. Mike Digby, a political science professor of Georgia College & State University, said Georgia's Democrats have done well holding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/16/met_96893.shtml
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Outsiders shrug at redistricting

...it's not the sort of subject that the average voter is going to be thinking about every moment of their lives," said Mike Digby, a professor of political science at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville. The GOP is expected to spend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/21/met_444072.shtml
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Democrats craft 'conservative' legislation

...including Georgia Republicans - and drafted competing legislation that takes the GOP's initiatives and tweaks them a bit. Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, said such a game plan can help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/met_441372.shtml
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GOP gets ready to flex muscles

...newfound power for the GOP will present Republicans with some questions of what kind of party they want to be, said Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville. "I think there's going to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/09/met_439502.shtml
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Majette stays in line with party views

...homeland security," said Mr. Frasier, who has known Ms. Majette for several years through state Democratic events. Mike Digby, a political science professor at Georgia State College & University in Milledgeville, says one of the more remarkable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/23/met_432112.shtml
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