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Fixing misguided compassion

...April 1 by implementing a work or volunteer requirement as a condition of receiving benefits.It took Maine's Republican governor to push the reform measure through, but there was nothing radical or extreme about the idea. A recent Rasmussen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-17/fixing-misguided-comp
Poll favors Ga. governor, lawmakers

...plagues Congress, according to Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert, R-Athens. Lawmakers of both parties like the Republican governor because he is willing to hear their points of view and will also step back while legislation is being crafted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-02/poll-favors-ga-governor-
Haley opposes $500 million borrowing bill

...disappointed that the relationship between the Republican governor and the Legislature's GOP leaders has again...it back!" said Haley, noting she attended the Republican Governors' Association in Washington last weekend. "Then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-25/haley-opposes-500-millio
Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...state environmental agency, said regulators had acted appropriately since McCrory took office and pointed to the Republican governor's Democratic predecessors."We had taken more action than anyone in North Carolina history had taken," Elliot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/duke-energy-faces-federal-
Romney sparks new 2016 primary competition among GOP establishment

...Tuesday that sought to define his record at home for voters elsewhere.He has also been on a victory tour attending Republican governors' inaugurations, which will take him to key early voting states like South Carolina and Iowa this week, just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-14/romney-sparks-new-2016-primary-prir
Will Ga. hospital group go to bat for Medicaid?

...If Georgia were to expand Medicaid, it would join about half the states in doing so, including some run by Republican governors.Three nearby Republican-dominated states ? Florida, Alabama and South Carolina ? have not expanded their Medicaid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-12/will-ga-hospital-group-b
Ex-SC Gov. Edwards dies

CHARLESTON, S.C. - James B. Edwards, South Carolina's first Republican governor since Reconstruction and later energy secretary for two years in the Reagan administration, has died. He was 87. His son-in-law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-26/ex-sc-gov-edwards-dies
Take sovereignty out for a spin

...only way to keep this rogue president in check.America's 50 states, 31 of which will start the new year with Republican governors, should be exploring the absolute limits of their authority to fight the president's unlawful executive amnesty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-28/take-sovereignty-out-
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says India trip will yield economic boost

...end," she told reporters via teleconference from India's capital city of Mumbai.The recently re-elected Republican governor was scheduled to attend 40 of the delegation's 90 meetings and events in seven cities.Haley, whose parents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-19/south-carolina-gov-nikki-h
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley names former ethics commission chairman as her next chief of staff

...chief of staff is a former military attorney and chairman of the State Ethics Commission.The newly re-elected Republican governor announced Thursday that James Burns will replace Ted Pitts, who has taken a job with the South Carolina Chamber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-13/south-carolina-gov-nikki