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Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

...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 with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn that could help determine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections
Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...Safety Administration, repeatedly defended his agency during a Senate hearing as lawmakers accused him of failing to take responsibility...plagued GM also are present at NHTSA.Under questioning in the Senate, Friedman conceded that the agency needed to make improvements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/congress-blasts-national-h
Senators: DSS must quickly hire caseworkers

...caseworkers to stem a child welfare crisis and not wait until legislators pass a budget next year, state senators said Tuesday.The Senate panel investigating DSS directed the acting director to create a plan within two weeks for getting certified and trained caseworkers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/senators-dss-must-quickly-hire-case
NJ Gov. Chris Christie visits South Carolina

...me to come back in the next 49 days" before Nov. 4, when voters choose their candidates for governor, the House and the Senate. "Then after that we will see what happens."On his first visit to the state as chairman of the Republican Governors Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/nj-gov-chris-christie-visits-south-
Voting by mail begins in Nov. 4 election

...are running for Super District 9.Democratic nominee Harold Jones has no Republican opposition for the Augusta-based state Senate District 22 seat, but Republican Sen. Jesse Stone, whose District 23 includes parts of Richmond and Columbia counties, has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-17/voting-mail-be
28 forged documents uncovered in probe of Georgia voter registration group, investigator says

...in a state where Republicans hold every statewide office. There are also national implications with Democrats seeing Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn as one of their best chances to thwart plans by Republicans to take control of the chamber for the last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/28-forged-documents-uncovered
SC governor candidate's call for DSS session called unrealistic

...well as unhelpful.Even if House and Senate leaders chose to call legislators back to...she said.Shealy serves on a bipartisan Senate panel that's been investigating the...Legislature returns in January.Beyond the Senate hearings, which led to Koller's resignation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-15/sc-governor-candidates-call-dss-ses
Poll shows tight governor's race, Perdue building lead

...now has a 10-point lead in the U.S. Senate contest, according to a poll released...while 9 percent remain undecided..The Senate election is widening, with Perdue rising...with a 4 percent margin of error. In the Senate matchup, Perdue had 47 percent and Nunn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-12/poll-shows-tig
Michelle Obama stumps for Nunn in Ga. Senate race

...campaign trail Monday in Georgia, where Senate candidate Michelle Nunn is working...a key seat for Democrats.The open Senate seat is a critical battleground in the national fight for control of the Senate, in which Republicans must gain six...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/michelle-obama-stumps-nunn-ga
Projection favors Allen over Barrow, but some insiders not swayed

...rarely take into account what's happening on the ground or statewide, which could skew results.For example, Rehm said the Senate Race between Repub lican David Perdue and Dem ocrat Michelle Nunn has had four public polls taken in the past month. He said...

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