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SC senator urges rebel flag support

...reports state Sen. Lee Bright, who is a Spartanburg County Republican, has taken to social media to urge flag supporters to stand...online petition to keep the flag on the capitol grounds. Republican Gov. Nikki Haley has urged lawmakers to move the flag to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/sc-senator-urges-rebel-flag-
Obama proposes to make more workers eligible for overtime pay

...and good news for workers," Sanders said.The proposed changes will face opposition from the business community and many Republicans, who argue that they discourage hiring."Our research shows that ... few workers would actually see more take-home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/obama-proposes-make-more-w
Sims stepping down at end of term

...need to be home," she said.Sims, a Republican, represents sections of west Augusta...until 2005 when he resigned to accept a Republican appointment to the U.S. Department...officer. In 2012 he lost a bid for the Republican nomination for the 12th Congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/sims-stepping-down-end-t
Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium

...plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse of taxpayer dollars for an "illegal purpose."Republican Rep. Jay Barnes, of Jefferson City, represented a group six lawmakers suing Nixon and officials who oversee the current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-30/judge-weighing-missouri-l
A new day has arrived

...destruction of black artifacts. Vandals of any kind must be brought to justice. It is refreshing to see South Carolina's Republican governor, both U.S. senators and numerous state officials join the majority in rejecting that flag flying on statehouse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/new-day-has-arrived
Upcoming Calendar

...Burroughs Elijah LLC; limited seating, registration required; (706) 364-3764, burroughselijah.comUPCOMINGRICHMOND COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY MONTHLY BREAKFAST: 9 a.m. Saturday, July 11, Piccadilly Cafeteria; Helen Minchew, speaker; $10; (706) 829-1296...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/upcoming-calenda
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/columbia-county-boar
Court ruled correctly

"I won." That was the message President Obama had for Republicans and other opponents of the Affordable Care Act after the Supreme...ranging from more than 50 votes to repeal the law by the Republican-controlled House, a 2012 election fought on the law and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-29/court-ruled-correctly
Heavily involved

...Halperin to apologize this week on a cable show."I owe all my Republican sources an apology because they kept telling me (Gruber...played it down," Halperin said. "They were right. The Republicans were right."Halperin diplomatically refrained from saying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-29/heavily-involved
Socialism creeping in

...With 81,000 new regulations on business owners who will not risk expansion, it is questionable how much and how fast a "Republican government" can stop this trend. The Obama administration has done untold damage to our free-enterprise system. Productive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/socialism-creeping