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Poll: Most Americans say their taxes too high, while the wealthy pay too little

...450,000 a year. It was part of a deal that made permanent a large package of tax cuts first enacted under Republican President George W. Bush.Some liberals are looking for a candidate to push for higher taxes on the rich in the 2016 race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-22/poll-most-americans-say-th
GOP principles uplifting

...was created in 1854 mainly for the purpose of stopping the spread of slavery. Abraham Lincoln became the first Republican president in 1860. The Civil War began in 1861, during which a great price in lives was paid. Slavery not only was stopped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-03/gop-principles-uplifting
Do Obama and Bush differ that much?

...feel toward Obama, when well over 90 percent of his policies are no different from Bush's.So, why elect a Republican president in 2012, when we seem to have had one for most of the past three years?Nathan KirbyAugusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2011-06-08/do-obama-and-bush-differ
Vote Anderson? Think again

...throw middle-class Georgians under the bus when his own interests are better served.As one who voted for every Republican president from Nixon to Bush 43, I urge you to vote for the best conservative for your family on November. Vote for John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-10-13/vote-anderson-think-agai
Former Georgia Gov. Zel Miller endorses Nunn's Senate bid

...hopeful as "a bridge builder, not a bridge burner."Miller famously crossed party lines in 2004 to endorse Republican President George W. Bush for re-election and deliver the GOP convention's keynote address.His endorsement came on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-14/former-georgia-gov-zel-miller
The infection has spread

...weakened the CDC and National Institutes of Health.The reality is that public-health spending mushroomed under Republican President George W. Bush, and any agency cuts occurring under Obama have been bipartisan efforts. That's why The Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/infection-has-spread
America, 'happiness is coming'

...the product. House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell ? who, in the absence of a Republican president, are the face of the party ? aren't all that telegenic or charismatic. Sorry, but in today's world, that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-18/america-happiness-com
Bill restricting Medicaid expansion in Georgia passes

...program should be made by the legislative branch and not an appointed board," said state Sen. David Shafer, the Republican president pro tempore. "The federal government is trillions of dollars in debt. ... We should be careful about doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-18/bill-restricting-medicaid-expansion
Slip gloss

...journalistic ethics.And can you imagine a journalist covering tracks like that for a Republican?Of course not. For a Republican president or vice president or vice presidential candidate, the media would've celebrated and repeated the honey boo-boo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-08-10/slip-gloss
Nunn's daughter wants to follow in his footsteps

...Foundation, derived from former President George H.W. Bush's "thousand points of light" philosophy. The Republican president named Nunn to his Council on Service and Civic Participation."Everywhere I've gone for the last seven days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2013-08-13/nunns-daughter