Value of Copenhaver's support in mayor's race argued

...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 "is rather popular. He...

Watchers weigh effect of Helen Blocker-Adams' move

...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."History in Richmond...

Longtime ASU professor teaches last class

Correction, December 21, 2009: Dr. Ralph Walker's age was incorrect in a profile of the retired Augusta...classroom as a professor at Augusta State University, Ralph Walker has taught a lot of students. "I figured one day it's...

Consolidation supporter sees flaws but is still satisfied

...merger between the city of Augusta and Richmond County, Ralph Walker preached patience in 1995 for the inevitable stumbles...as a way of reducing the cost of the government." RALPH WALKER, Augusta State professor who helped push a 1988 consolidation...

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Former commissioner, former solicitor vie for Super District 9 commission seat

...He's going to be himself, and everybody knows what you get from Marion," he said.Which is unpredictability, said Ralph Walker, an Au gus ta State University political science professor emeritus. He notes that Williams didn't always march...

Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government endorses incumbents in local races

...represent the entire district," he said. "What ever we're doing here, they're pushing out into the community."Ralph Walker, a political science professor emeritus at Augusta State University and a regular Good Government attendee, said the...

Many look for history to be made in Augusta today

...constituents. If he does that, Williams said, in time, even his critics will come to respect him.Retired ASU professor Ralph Walker said the outcome of Tuesday's election is anything but certain. However, because he is a black Democrat in a majority...

Ralph Walker for mayor

If anyone in this community knows more about city government, how things should be run, and has more knowledge than anyone I can think of as to how to keep Augusta up and running, it's Dr. Ralph H. Walker, professor emeritus of Augusta State University.Carolyn K. Kershner, Augusta

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Low turnout may signal satisfaction

...Tuesday's Augusta Commission elections weren't. "No change," said Augusta State University political scientist Dr. Ralph Walker. "Don Grantham replacing Bill Kuhlke. No change. Jimmy Smith replacing Ulmer Bridges. No change. And Marion's...

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District 121 race: What experts are saying

Ralph Walker, political science professor at Augusta State University Quincy Murphy WHAT MUST HAPPEN FOR HIM TO WIN: Continue touting his...

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