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Unions representing government workers are gaining numbers

...structure of the labor union movement has changed, reflecting changes in the economy," said Ross Baker, a political science professor at Rutgers University. "Manufacturing is a diminishing segment of the economy. Also, a lot of the manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-04/unions-representing-govern
Harrell raises South Carolina judicial independence questions

...said. "Until we get these basic things, that's why South Carolina has these problems."Gibbs Knotts, a political science professor at the College of Charleston, said many of South Carolina's judges have also served as legislators, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-21/harrell-raises-sc-judici
Kingston continues political climb

...his opponent's attacks.Kerwin Swint, a political science professor at Kennesaw State University, said while primary...Phil Gingrey, according to Charles Bullock, a political science professor and author at the University of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-07/kingston-conti
Faith offers valuable connection for Southern Democrats

...the advantage that religiosity has for the Republican Party," said Andra Gillespie, an Emory University political science professor. "If you have a Democrat who can make credible claims of faith that might actually help to undermine support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-29/faith-offers-valuable-connect
Election Day chat with Martha Ginn

...screen in the JSAC ballroom. Connor Threlkeld: I want to welcome Dr. Martha Ginn to our chat. Dr. Ginn is a political science professor at Augusta State and advisor to the school's political science club. Hello, Dr. Ginn. Martha Ginn: Thank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/04/met_481638.shtml
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Race gets swing voters

...what it means for Sens. John Kerry or John Edwards, some political professionals, such as Bruce Ransom, a political science professor at Clemson University, and Blease Graham, a professor of political science at the University of South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/09/met_403962.shtml
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SC adjutant general has to hit campaign trail

...job.The reason behind South Caro lina's military election is a very old one, says Winthrop University political science professor Scott Huffmon.South Carolina's constitution dates from 1895, when the white establishment reclaimed power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-11/sc-adjutant-general-has-hit-c
Value of Copenhaver's support in mayor's race argued

...about it," Isdell said. The group will make its endorsements this week.Retired Georgia Regents University political science professor Ralph Walker said candidates typically seek the endorsement by an incumbent, whoever it is.Copenhaver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-10/value-copenhav
12th District candidate's financial problems ongoing

...the Great Recession and partly because they include taxes and employee benefits, notes Charles Bullock, a political science professor at the University of Georgia who has written extensively about Peach State politics."People find that particularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-02-28/12-district-ca
Watchers weigh effect of Helen Blocker-Adams' move

...he said."She's still relevant to this community," Young said.Retired Georgia Regents University political science professor Ralph Walker predicted "that Helen will probably be in the runoff," an ironic detail in Augusta elections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-17/watchers-weigh-effect-he