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New party in power starts setting goals

...In a show of bipartisanship, he invited top lawmakers to the White House at mid-month, and the nation's newly-elected governors two weeks later.Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, in line to become speaker of the House, brushed aside talk...
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Haley, Obama address issues

...own solutions to meet some of the important conditions of the national legislation.Haley was among a group of newly elected governors -- most of them Republicans -- who met with the Democratic president at the Blair House, the guest house across...
Democrat 'crossovers' messed up

After reading in The Chronicle what our newly elected governor is about to do, I laughed. I knew it was coming. When are poor people and minorities going to learn that Republicans do not...
Florida derailment increases doubters

...though, was money. "There are better alternatives for $70 million per year compounded at 4 percent," the newly elected governor said. Anne Chettle, spokeswoman for the Washington-based High Speed Ground Transportation Association, said...
New Deal means new cuts to aid

...Join the rest of us who have to pay for those services whether we can afford them or not.It seems like your newly elected governor, Nathan Deal, is giving you a real deal.Cynthia SmithWrens
No more Lone Wolf

Last year the criticism of South Carolina's newly elected governor, Mark Sanford, was that he operated like a "lone wolf." That style is fine in Congress, where Sanford served for two terms...
Funding cutbacks could affect welfare

...staffing level. It would add to the DHR's $2.4 billion budget, which includes federal and state funds. The newly elected governor and Legislature will take up state agencies' additional budget requests in January. Gov. Zell Miller is barred...
Additional area news

...most influential leaders in business, government and academia, will deliver a package of recommendations to the newly elected governor in December. Ex-workers admit embezzlement GEORGETOWN -- Two former employees of a Georgetown paper mill have...