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Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal

...Children's Health Care Foundation, which recently pledged $60 million to the Miami Children's Health System.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Nicklaus had a brush with polio as a teenager.McConnell said that as a fellow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-24/nicklaus-receives-congressio
Jack Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal

...Children's Health Care Foundation, which recently pledged $60 million to the Miami Children's Health System.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Nicklaus had a brush with polio as a teenager. McConnell said that as a fellow...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/jack-nicklaus-receives-congres
Have we learned nothing?

Is Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell a traitor?After the Revolutionary War, we governed with the Articles of Confederation for 10 or so years. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-18/have-we-learned-nothing
Former Georgia Sen. Charles Walker says he'll be active in politics, but won't run 'at this time'

...After eight years in federal prison, a near-fatal car crash and months of keeping a low profile, former state Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker is back in the public eye and telling his story.Outwardly, Walker seems to have changed little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-03/former-georgia-sen-charles-w
Augustans write new books

...Thursday, March 5, at Shoes at Surrey in Surrey Center.Autobiography tells of Walker's journeyFormer Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker has published an autobiography.From Peanuts to Power: The Road to Wealth, Success and Happiness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/2015-02-26/augustans-write-new-books
City Ink: Mayor King Hardie Davis gives us so much to talk about

...whether anybody likes it or not. So there. EVERYBODY HAS ONE: In response to negative comments about former state Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker after pieces I wrote about him last week, I say:? If every shady politician went to jail, we'd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-03-07/city-ink-mayor-
Georgia Senate backs religious freedom bill critics say gives cover for LGBT discrimination

...lawmakers that the pendulum, doesn't swing too far the other way in the name of religion," Parent said.Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert is a Republican whose attempt to attach a nondiscrimination amendment to the bill in committee stalled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-05/georgia-senate-backs-rel
Defiant Obama vetoes Keystone XL oil pipeline bill

...ideas into law without the president's consent - despite the fact they now control both chambers of Congress.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said the Senate would start the process to try to override Obama's veto by March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-24/defiant-obama-vetoes-keystone-xl-oi
Proposal to fire SC State trustees advances with objection

...is another week this school is in limbo," he said. "If enrollment keeps dropping, it will shut itself."Senate Majority Leader Harvey Peeler questioned whether South Carolina's only public historically black college is "beyond help," noting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-25/proposal-fire-sc-state-tr
Walker publishes autobiography

Former Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker has published an autobiography.From Peanuts to Power: The Road to Wealth, Success and Happiness, available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-24/walker-publishes-autobio