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Teacher group backs Carter for governor

...ATLANTA - One of the largest teachers' groups in Georgia has announced its support for Democrat Jason Carter, as he challenges Republican Gov. Nathan Deal in the fall. The Georgia Association of Educators endorsed Carter on Wednesday, citing a "chronic underfunding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-08-27/teacher-group-backs-carter-gove
US economy forecast to grow by 1.5 percent in 2014

...debt and tax battles that have flared up several times since Republicans won back the House in 2010.One of the biggest unresolved...attacking the deficit as a priority during his first term. Republicans forced him to the negotiating table in 2011 and extracted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/us-economy-forecast-grow-1
Isakson chides Nunn about Sen. Harry Reid

...met with reporters after a debate with Republican nominee David Perdue and hinted that...Isakson said he is personally supporting Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky...GOP. When Perdue was running for the Republican nomination, he promised to support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-08-27/isakson-chides-nunn-about-sen-h
SEC adopts rules on loan-backed securities

...rate the debt of companies, governments and issues of securities. That vote split 3-2 along party lines, with the two Republican commissioners opposing adoption of the rules.Home mortgages bundled into securities and sold on Wall Street soured after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/sec-adopts-rules-loan-back
Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

...Wesley Brown By Bill Barrow By David Espo By Sean Gruber Tuesday, July 22, 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
The biggest bailout

...balance of risk in the health exchange system goes out of whack and the pool of cash from profitable insurers is exhausted.Republicans raised the red flag in November when U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced S.1726, the "ObamaCare Bailout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-25/biggest-bailout
Rants & Raves

...is a Muslim and an Obama Democrat. I can still remember when Wayne was running how he ran around telling everyone he was a Republican. I'll be glad when Wayne's term is up.HE IGNORED ADVICE about terrorists before 9/11, started two wars costing us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/rants-raves
Prosecutor has several options on ethics case against House Speaker Bobby Harrell

...ethics panel must first weigh in on an ethics complaint.It's unclear when Wilson voluntarily stepped down.Wilson, a Republican, did on his own what Harrell sought in court. In February, Harrell's attorneys filed a motion seeking Wilson's removal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/prosecutor-has-several-option
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...drawn to favor Republicans. His race against...are the national Republican and Democratic...the president.Republicans want to convince...The National Republican Congressional Committee...in a second ad Republicans began airing Friday...presidency.The Republican ad credits that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam
Evans High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...school students, even those who will be able to vote this year, haven't been as caught up in the volatile race for the Republican presidential nomination as some adults. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events...

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