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First SC gubernatorial debate focuses on jobs, economy

...incentives given to lure companies to South Carolina, so taxpayers can judge whether they're worth it, saying the Republican governor has "given away the farm when it comes to economic incentives."Libertarian Steve French also criticized Haley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-14/first-sc-guber
Pressure ramps up in Georgia governor's race as voter registration closes

...cannot make promises to the people of Georgia that you know you cannot live up to without raising taxes."The Republican Governors Association reported Monday that it will give an additional $1 million to help Deal win re-election, totaling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-10
Candidates for Ga. governor spar over jobless rate

...applications. Holding up a spreadsheet, he questioned statistics that he said indicate almost all states led by Republican governors had increased unemployment rates and Democrat-led states had lower rates."Now I don't know how you account...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-18/candidates-ga-
NJ Gov. Chris Christie visits South Carolina

...his first visit to the state as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, Christie stayed in moderate Charleston.The Republican Governors Association said that the organization has raised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/nj-gov-chris-christie-visits-south-
Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...Gov. Jim Hodges (1999-2003) and former Gov. James Edwards, who in 1975 took office as the state's first Republican governor since Reconstruction.They want the Legislature to pass a bill letting high school students boost their final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Tony Romo will play against Baltimore Ravens

...called on its commissioner to take the issue seriously.In a scathing letter sent to Roger Goodell, the outspoken Republican governor said the punishment given to the Baltimore Ravens running back sends the message that it's OK "for professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-13/tony-romo-will-play-against-b
Haley surgery means Democrat temporary governor

...arm.A Haley aide told The Associated Press the Republican governor will have outpatient surgery for "radial nerve...reveal an affair and resign as chairman of the Republican Governors Association. McConnell, then Senate president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/haley-surgery-means-democrat
Across the region

...the session was over.McGrath filed two complaints Friday against Deal for attending a fundraiser held by the Republican Governors' Association and for sending out invitations to his annual fundraiser during the session.Deal campaign spokeswoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/across-region
Perdue embraces role as political outsider

...of influential trade groups like the National Retail Association. His cousin, Georgia's first modern-times Republican governor, appointed him to the board of the Georgia Ports Authority.The important thing, he says, is that he hasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-07/perdue-embrace
Governor Nathan Deal shows gain in poll over GOP opponents Jason Carter, Andrew Hunt

...in November as Georgia's second modern-day Republican governor. Carter, an Atlanta state senator, is the Democratic...Deal's campaign began attacking him and before the Republican Governors Association let loose multiple negative television...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-26/poll-shows-nat