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The only peaceful way forward

...recently.This conservative editorial page would like to applaud them.Though we likely disagree with most of the group's politics, we couldn't agree more with them on the need for peace.And who would be talking about the Koreas today were it not for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-01/only-peaceful-way-for
Book notes

...in Alabama, and the story of his long career in public life."It's hard for me to believe it's been four decades in politics," McConnell, 73, said, adding that the book "gives you an opportunity to convey the lessons you've learned over the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-05-30/former-usc-aiken-profess
Hardee's CEO says criticism of racy ads welcome

...A: It doesn't seem to have impacted the business at all. If you were buying products or going to movies based upon the politics of the people involved, well, I probably couldn't go to half the movies I go to.I think people give you a break. This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-31/hardees-ceo-says-criticism
A product of pride

...that one, but we haven't given up."Organizations such as Pride and Progress allow people to peacefully participate in politics, provide a check on the government and influence public policy.It's a proven template more neighborhoods and communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-30/product-pride
Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...years old.Fortune smiled on the handsome, athletic Augustan. He married a beauty queen and achieved noteworthy success in politics, business and law. In addition, he was a good family man and a generous philanthropist. Sanders lived a full and productive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-24/augusta-born-gov
Rants & Raves

...visit, they need to take lessons from the city of Chattanooga, Tenn. It is a great example of what can be done when petty politics, racism, egos and apathy are removed from the city commissioners' agenda and replaced with a real desire to improve the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-24/rants-raves
More news outside Municipal Building than inside

...Edu cated folks are appalled by the answers to questions TV interviewers ask college students on spring break about American politics and history. Many college students ? and people on the street for that matter ? can't name the vice president of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-05-23/more-news-outsi
Former legislator Joey Brush remembered as a man with a strong faith and love of family at funeral

...the Sanctuary of Augusta church Monday morning to pay their respects and bid him goodbye.Although known for his career in politics and his profession as a builder, Brush was remembered Mon day as a family man with a deep connection to his faith by two pastors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-12/hundreds-pay-respects-brush
Georgia, South seeks bigger role in 2016 primaries

...three presidential hopefuls Friday ? and more are on the way, giving the state GOP hope that a new standard in presidential politics awaits as South ern states build a regional primary for 2016."It's putting us on the map," said Georgia Secretary of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-05-15/georgia-south-
Rants & Raves

...invading Texas. What color is the sky in your world? This is the kind of lunacy that keeps this country from moving forward! Politics has reached an all-time low. ... The Koch brothers are saturating money hoping that mindless minions go to the polls believing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-14/rants-raves