Democrats threaten shift from Republican party in South Carolina

...2012, South Carolina voters are choosing both their U.S. senators and the governor. And unlike recent elections, Democrats...incumbent in South Carolina since 1998, and a sitting U.S. senator hasn't lost a race in the state in nearly 50 years.But...

Continued pressure from Isakson moves shipping channel deepening project in Savannah forward

...expert at prodding OMB," he quipped.That's because, the senator ? along with most of the Georgia congressional delegation, the...recent prompting. " ... I think part of the job of a good senator or representative is to make sure that the proper authorities...


...gets 3-year extensionGoaltender Craig Anderson signed a $12.6 million, three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.Anderson was acquired from Colorado in 2011 and is now under contract through the 2017-18 season. The 33-year-old...

Georgia defense has slimmed down as Clemson draws near

...opener against No. 13 Louisiana State, according to a report in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. AIR FORCE: Two U.S. senators called for an outside investigation of how the Air Force Academy handles sexual assaults, including an allegation that agents...

Isakson chides Nunn about Sen. Harry Reid

...are both first-time candidates who are basing their campaigns on being outsiders. But Isakson, who will become the senior senator in January, has been a legislator, a congressman and chaired the state school board, offered a seasoned political observation...

Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...He represented the young, conflicted United States.Q: Who's the hero of the conflict?A: Samuel Smith, a Maryland senator and leading businessman, was the general in charge of all Baltimore's defenses. A year and a half before the battle, he...

Michelle Nunn uses government shutdown to appeal to Augusta voters

...Georgia," Smith said of the region, referring to growth in Augusta medical, defense and energy sectors. "We have to have a senator that understands the needs of the middle class and those less fortunate, not the middle class and up."

Senator says he had PTSD when he was writing thesis

...told The Associated Press. "My head was not in a place very conducive to a classroom and an academic environment."The senator is running against Republican Rep. Steve Daines to keep the seat Walsh was appointed to in February when Max Baucus resigned...

Georgia senators call federal water rule a 'power grab'

ATLANTA -- Georgia's U.S. senators are fighting a proposed rule on water regulation that they say...The Georgia Farm Bureau is asking its members to write the senators and members of Congress to join the opposition to the rule...

Vote Jones for senator

...his fellow man.Knowing that Mr. Johnson is an honorable man, it's too bad that a choice must be made, but I feel that Mr. Jones is the right man and the most qualified for the position of state senator.Joseph Diggs Sr.Hephzibah