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South Carolina Legislature not expected to find education fix this year

...for doing so."They overstepped their bounds and didn't tell us something we don't already know," said Senate Majority Leader Harvey Peeler, R-Gaffney.Haley's complaint is that the court didn't give credit for the funding changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-24/south-carolina-legislatu
NCAA's deal with Penn State includes restoring Joe Paterno's wins

...January 2012, the winningest coach in major college football history.The news broke as the lawsuit by State Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman and State Treasurer Rob McCord was to go trial in February in Common wealth Court. The set tlement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-16/ncaas-deal-penn-state-inc
France treated shabbily

When the Democrats controlled the Senate, Majority Leader Harry Reid refused to allow votes on legislation passed by the House of Representatives, thus creating a bottleneck, and blaming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-16/france-treated-shabbily
Georgia's Gov. Deal calls for reforms to schools, probation, child welfare

...House and Senate transportation committees hold a joint meeting today with the goal to settle on a funding plan.Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert said after Deal's speech that no options have been removed from consideration, even tax increases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-14/georgias-gov-deal-calls-
Credit Obama for recovery

...recovery? What laws have they enacted? They've spent their time holding more than 40 votes to repeal Obamacare.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has the gall to claim that last year's growth was somehow based not on anything Obama has done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-13/credit-obama-recovery
Don't compromise, GOP

...work with the Republican Party just like Obama has done? Just like former House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid did during their iron-fisted reigns over Congress, locking Republicans out of every piece of major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-09/dont-compromise-gop
Republicans consolidate rule in the South

...the rest of the old Confederacy.The results put Southern Republicans at the forefront in Washington ? from Senate Majority Leader-in-waiting Mitch McConnell of Kentucky to a host of new committee chairmen.In statehouses, consolidated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-08/republicans-co
Now it's time to lead

...no-holds-barred brand of liberalism ? and contempt ? that this president and his soon-to-be ex-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid have forced upon the nation for the past six years.U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, put it best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-06/now-its-time-lead
Don't elect Michelle Nunn

...and votes on a raft of far-left positions. And despite trying to distance herself from President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, she will owe them a huge debt of support for all that Democratic money.Donald L. DavisEvans

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-30/dont-elect-michelle-nunn
Top turkeys get taste of their own medicine

...the GBI calls them in, possibly this time next year, will have to go with the Cold Turkey award.Former state Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker gets the Free Range Turkey award.And as for Commissioner Marion Williams, let me remind you he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-22/top-turkeys-get