Intelligence leaders to speak at Augusta cyber education summit

...Westmoreland is the chairman of the NSA and Cyber se cur ity Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Com mittee on Intelli gence, and Chambliss previously served as the vice chairman of the Senate Select Com mit tee on Intelligence.

University of South Carolina - Aiken | The Augusta Chronicle

...Bianca Cain Johnson | Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 University of South Carolina - Aiken South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed Senate Bill 391 at USC Aiken to provide in-state tuition at all state public colleges for military veterans and their dependents...

Georgia senators study medical billing limits

...it surprise billing.In many states, it's illegal. The Senate Health and Human Services Committee is considering whether...emergency-room physician. Sen. Dean Burke, a member of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee and a physician, said...

Social Security increase unlikely for 2016

...beneficiaries," said Tricia Neuman of the nonpartisan Kaiser Fam i ly Foundation. "This kind of an increase is unprecedented."Senate Democrats have introduced legislation that would freeze Medicare's Part B premium and deductible for 2016, but its prospects...

Senate approves MOX funding, but future remains cloudy

The U.S. Senate on Wednesday approved a one-year funding...and employs about 1,800 workers.The Senate vote sent the defense bill to President...hearing held on the MOX project after the Senate vote. "We would have no leverage at...

Probe of ex-Rep. Broun expands to Rep. Hice

...Washington political consultant to work on his Senate campaign and an earlier re-election...between Broun's 2014 campaign for U.S. Senate and Hice's 2014 campaign for Broun's...lost his bid to win the GOP primary for Senate. Through a spokeswoman, Hice told the...

Oppose gay marriage

...Article I: "All Legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives."? The sovereign states created the federal government and enumerated several of its powers...

McCarthy out of speaker race

...McConnell must be shaking in his boots, too," said Rep. Tim Huelskamp of Kansas, naming the Republican majority leader of the Senate.One immediate impact, however, might be to prolong Boehner's tenure. The Ohio Republican, who had intended to leave...

Senate OKs defense bill with Army Cyber Command funding

...Obama.In the face of a presidential veto threat, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted 70-27 to approve a $612 billion defense...available on Fort Gordon," it said. The bill approved by the Senate funds a facility that will include an administrative area divided...

SC Senate panel advances medical marijuana bill

COLUMBIA - A Senate panel on Thursday advanced a bill legalizing marijuana in South Carolina for patients suffering from an array of ailments recognized...