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Spinning a spill

...bloated and incompetent that it actually poses a danger to the nation's health.John E. Sununu, a former Republican senator from New Hampshire, said in The Boston Globe that the incident stems from the EPA having to justify its existence at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-20/spinning-spill
UN to let Iran inspect alleged nuke work site

...routine arrangements between the agency and individual IAEA member nations, while IAEA chief Yukiya Amano told Republican senators last week that he is obligated to keep the document confidential.But Republican critics are bound to harshly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2015-08-19/un-let-iran-inspect-alleged-n
Romney's call for SC Confederate flag removal sets off debate in GOP 2016 class

...should allow the families of the loved ones to bury their dead."South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of four Republican senators running for president, said he's open to revisiting the decision to use the flag, but it "is a part of who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-20/romneys-call-sc-confederate-flag-re
Senate majority leader asks SC's most powerful politician to step down as chamber's leader

...D-Columbia, proposed allowing legislators to take up the road-funding bill in the special session, but four Republican senators who oppose a gas tax increase objected."I'm convinced the only way we'll get a roads bill out is to start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-16/senate-majority-leader-asks-scs-mos
South Carolina Senate panel's debate on roads could predict floor fight

...cut income taxes by $51 million.The Senate plan currently has no restructuring or income tax cut. And several Republican senators weren't happy.Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, introduced an amendment that would cut income taxes by 2 percentage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-28/south-carolina-senate-pa
Iran letter dangerous

...in a speech to Congress last week.In another effort to subvert Obama's tentative terms and agreements, 47 Republicans senators, organized by freshman Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas, sent a signed letter to the leaders of the Islamic Republic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-14/iran-letter-dangerous
S.C. Senate takes up road funding bill at last

...bill is still far from certain.Sen. Sean Bennett, R-Summerville, explained a proposed compromise that many Republican senators hope will escape Gov. Nikki Haley's veto. It links an increase in the gas tax ? which would be the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-27/sc-senate-takes-road-funding-bill-l
Road-funding bill suffers defeat in SC Senate

...Majority Leader Harvey Peeler, R-Gaffney, urged senators to give him more time to work toward a compromise with Republican senators who won't support the proposal as written. The bill raises an additional $800 million yearly for roads through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-30/road-funding-bill-suffers-def
They can't all be traitors

The far left and its lapdog media hit the ceiling when 47 Republican senators notified Iran of their role in judging any nuclear weapons accord. The media tried to paint the senators as traitors.The truth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-30/they-cant-all-be-trai
Senators' letter superb

...response when U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi went to Syria and undermined President Bush?I applaud what these 47 Republican senators did, but I also am disappointed it was not many more, because this country is being harmed tremendously by a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-24/senators-letter-superb