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TV ads spark controversy in Barrow-Allen race

...Six weeks from Election Day, the race for the 12th District's seat in the House is heating up, with Democrats and Republicans blaming each other for using dishonest television ads to attack the character of their nominees.Cries by each party...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-22/tv-ads-spark-c
Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

... By Seanna Adcox By Seanna Adcox By Christina A. Cassidy Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 ATLANTA ? Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections
28 forged documents uncovered in probe of Georgia voter registration group, investigator says

...attempt at voter suppression while some Republicans argue any allegations of voter fraud...help them make gains in a state where Republicans hold every statewide office. There...their best chances to thwart plans by Republicans to take control of the chamber for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/28-forged-documents-uncovered
Republicans ruinous

...national debt was $1 trillion.During those 48 years, the Republicans were in the White House 16 of those years. The right wing...tumultuous years. In the next 28 years (1981-2009), the Republicans were in the White House 20 of those years. In only one term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-07/republicans-ruinous
Numbers racket

...leaking information on the IRS scandal to spin the story before Republicans could respond.Only he didn't call the Democrat's office...could be a federal prison sentence in her future.And if Republicans can get to the bottom of this scandal, she'll likely have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-14/numbers-racket
Barrow brings experience

...Rep. John Barrow, votes in Congress not for Democrats alone but for all the people in the 12th District.I have had many Republicans say to me that Barrow's votes have helped them, especially in business matters. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce agrees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-16/barrow-brings-experience
Projection favors Allen over Barrow, but some insiders not swayed

...radio station WGAU.The 12th District was redrawn by Georgia Republicans in 2011, excluding Barrow's Savannah base and replacing...say work in Bar row's favor in a district that went for Republicans John McCain and Mitt Romney in the past two presidential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-14/projection-favors-allen-over-
Rants & Raves

...person? The world is getting ridiculous. OBAMA WAS ALL fired up over the weekend at his fund-raisers touting how bad those Republicans were. I wish he was as fired up going after the barbaric ISSS crowd. I wonder when are we going to have a strategy to go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-14/rants-raves
Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...face of that failure," he said.The action came on a rough day for the beleaguered agency. On Tuesday morning, majority Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee released a report saying NHTSA should have discovered GM's faulty ignition switches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/congress-blasts-national-h
Income inequality complicates Georgia consumption tax

...political constraint. Tax collections took a dive during the recession, though they have been climbing upward. Ranking Republicans appear reluctant to jettison the income tax while collections are low, possibly forcing deeper, unpopular spending cuts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-15/income-inequality-complicates