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A little less free

...acceptance.Never mind the fact that, at the time, Prop Eight was supported by a majority of Americans, and prominent politicians such as Hillary Clinton and President Obama (who says he has since "evolved" on the issue).Never mind that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-10/little-less-free
The 30-years war: 'Augusta Chronicle' vs. Tom Watson

...Below it were dozens of examples, many a paragraph or two, repeating Watson's commentary on just about every prominent politician, judge and educator in Georgia and America.Watson called out the Catholic Sisters of Mercy and Booker T. Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-26/30-years-war-augusta-chronicl
Raising the ceiling

It's about time someone started talking tough about America's debt ceiling. Here's what one prominent politician had to say:"The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-05/raising-ceiling
Former state Rep. Robin Williams in transition from federal prison

...said his client is being placed in a residential reentry facility in Atlanta.Williams was the last of three prominent politicians from the Augusta area who were indicted and convicted beginning in 2004 to be released from federal prison. Former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-19/former-state-rep-robin
NAACP to hold vigil to mark anniversary of Troy Davis execution

...1991, Davis maintained his innocence until he was executed by lethal injection on Sept. 21, 2011. Several prominent politicians and leaders, including President Carter, called upon the courts to give Davis a new hearing, which was granted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-17/naacp-hold-vigil-mark-anniver
Local tea party founders promise return

...see almost every candidate from (Georgia and South Carolina)," she said.Past rallies have featured several prominent politicians such as South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley. Tony deMedici said her participation in a 2010 tax day rally was the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-18/local-tea-party-founders-prom
Political reporter Dick Pettys dies

...His reputation for fair and accurate reporting won him the respect of fellow journalists and the state's most prominent politicians.Gov. Lester Maddox, nearing the end of his term when Pettys began working for The AP at the state Capitol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-09/political-reporter-dick-petty
From lapdog to attack dog

...Bachmann, and I intend to do so. But good women will not run for office if Newsweek magazine can do this to such a prominent politician and get away with it."Good for NOW.Will the rest of us be as principled?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-08-10/lapdog-attack-dog
Trio of convicted Augusta politicians await release from prison

In 2004 and for the next two years the indictment and conviction of three prominent politicians rocked the Augusta area. In a few years all three will be released from federal prisons.Linda Schrenko, Robin Williams and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-09-25/trio-convicted-augusta
Accept porn in our city? Why?

...demanding that smut stores be accepted. Teens have enough pressure. Get off their backs. The recent fall of a prominent politician over an affair suggests that moral standards continue to be an important measure of trust in the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/24/let_470446.shtml
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