Eminently disagreeable

...liberty and property.It's understandable that a successful developer and deal-maker such as Donald Trump would disagree.But that puts him in a distinct minority in the Republican Party ? and makes him hardly the hero of the little guy.

Put Jodi Lott in House

...solutions.She is a member of Columbia County Chamber Government Affairs Committee, and a 2015 state delegate for the Republican Party. She is pro-life, pro Second Amendment and believes all laws should be made within the Constitution of the United...

Local Muslim leader calls Carson's statements 'un-American'

...public office," said Imam Mohammad Jamal Daoudi of the Islamic Society of Augusta. "We have been requesting the Republican parties and candidates to stay away from using Islamophobic (language) and rhetoric."He joins a growing list of Muslims...

Walker exits GOP presidential race

...influence on the GOP as they exited, although neither called him out by name."Sadly, the debate taking place in the Republican party today is not focused on that optimistic view of America. Instead, it has drifted into personal attacks," Walker...

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen ready for new, post-Boehner chapter

...last week to resign as House speaker but that he looks forward to the opportunity to discuss a fresh start for the Republican Party."Speaker Boehner showed admirable leadership in this decision, and I wish him and his family well in the years...

Candidates for state, local seats speak at Columbia County forum

...Four candidates qualified to run for the open seat ? Pat Goodwin, a former chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau; Jodi Lott, a registered nurse and co-owner of Evans...

Mayor Hardie Davis' plagiarism scandal takes the cake

...Breakfast with Republicans: Saturday's Columbia County Republican Party breakfast featuring candidates for the Georgia House...Good: After the breakfast, former Richmond County Republican Party Chairman Dave Barbee analyzed the event."Low taxes...

Themes permeated candidates' forum

...much about the candidates based on the debates. What a pity.Nevertheless, we did learn quite a lot about the Republican Party platform. First, and perhaps dominating the night, was the argument surrounding religious liberty. This is a difficult...

Fiorina's face time

...think they have the market cornered on female sensibilities.She also presents an unprecedented opportunity for the Republican Party: a female presidential candidate who can speak to women in ways the mainstream media will find difficult to mock, disparage...

Around the block

The Richmond County Republican Party's monthly breakfast is being held Saturday, Sept. 12, at 9 a.m. at Oliviana's in Surrey Center.The cost is $10.For...