James Elliott

...judgment of his deliberation. Among his numerous volunteer services, Mr. Elliott served as Chair of the Bibb County Republican Party, president of the Kiwanis Club of Macon, Chair of the Executive Committee of the Community Planning Council of...

Ga. GOP convention starts today

...will be the order of the day today as the Georgia Republican Party's two-day biennial state convention gets under...evening, with a welcome party sponsored by Georgia Republican Party Chairman John Padgett and state Sen. Bill Cowsert...

South Carolinians split on religious freedom debate

...Four percent said they weren't sure. Those who said evangelical Christians don't have enough influence in the Republican Party made up 44.4 percent.One-third thought it was the right amount of influence.On the question of how their...

Lyle Self

...He was passionate about national politics and the Republican Party. He loved music and theater, and was a gracious...Presbyterian Church, Symphony Orchestra Augusta, or the Republican Party. To sign Lyle's guestbook online, visit the Elliott...

Georgia House Speaker says no vote for 'religious freedom' bill that became flashpoint

...to focus on summer conventions for the statewide Republican party and in Georgia's congressional districts.That...perhaps have different views than others. If the Republican Party wants to be a big tent, they're going to have...

Augusta Commission District 7 candidates' voting records analyzed

...not be very much of a civic-minded type of individual," said Dave Barbee, a longtime elections observer and Republican Party official."If you don't vote, why would you expect somebody to go vote for you?" he said.

Turnout expected to be light in Augusta Commission District 7 race

...requested using a form Harris sent out ? could turn the race, said Dave Barbee, a longtime elections observer, Republican party official and Harris supporter.Barbee said because voters aren't upset with Harris' service, they won't flood...

State legislators won't push bill giving mayor more power this session

...could still say 'no' to a mayor, but at least he had a right to pick who they are," Brigham said.Longtime Republican party official Dave Barbee said he expected a yearlong campaign from Davis on the issue if it stands a chance in the General...

Son of Columbia County businesswoman slain in Habersham County shootings

...dinner at Rhine hart's Oyster Bar."They were happy," said Goodwin, a former chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce. "I had no clue there was an ex in the picture who was a little off...

Rants & Raves

...if they must get away from their hectic lifestyle? TED CRUZ, THE FIRST Hispanic presidential candidate for the Republican Party. WHERE IS SCOTT Dean? I didn't know you could lock someone up on a lie. If that's the case, my mother-in-law...