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Support cleaner energy

...disruption is happening and that carbon pollution is a major contributor. The problem is acute in Georgia, as our state houses Georgia Power's Plant Scherer, which is America's dirtiest power plant. Its parent company, Southern Co., is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-27/support-cleaner-energy
Good things come in threes

...nothing "wrong" with the technology, the facility or the contractor. The MOX project just happens to be in a red state.House lawmakers also wisely decided to keep the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository alive by allocating $55 million to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/good-things-come-thre
Columbia County polling places

...Evans016 Woodlawn Baptist Church, 4943 Columbia Road, Grovetown017 Patriots Park, 5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown (split state House district)020 Harlem Middle School, 375 W. Forest St., Harlem (split congressional district, split state Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/columbia-count
Kirby: I'll be thanking Joseph M. Still Burn Centers at the Peachtree Road Race

...continually occupied homes, Brown University, "the first Baptist church in America founded in 1638 was beautiful as was the State House." They also enjoyed the sights in New Hampshire.Jan York (Mark Lane's mother in law) says Hi from Iowa, "land...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-03/kirby-ill-be-thanking-joseph-
Kingston continues political climb

...then a former governor running for president.Kingston's hard work and connections led to winning a seat in the state House of Representatives for Savannah in 1984. Six years later he became the first Republican to hold the First District...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-07/kingston-conti
Sheheen releases 2013 tax returns, calls on Haley to release more of hers

...election year. Haley, 42, was first elected to the state House in 2004. Sheheen, 43, was first elected to the House...income has risen from $73,600 in 2000, when he won a state House seat at age 29. Sheheen has said the growth occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-30/sheheen-releases-2013-tax-ret
Only 7 states missing from this year's postcard collection

...up at red rock."Lyn and Kathy Smith, of Appling, continue to stalk New England. They found Connecticut's Old State House "impressive" and saw covered bridges in Vermont. They say the Nubble Light lighthouse in Maine was beautiful, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-28/only-7-states-missing-years-p
Handel endorses Kingston ahead of GOP Senate runoff

...us in Washington."Buck had more than just two formal rivals endorsing him, too. He also announced the backing of state House Education Committee Chairman Brooks Coleman, R-Duluth. Coleman is a career educator like Buck, who is the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-28/handel-endorses-kingston-ahea
Judge weighs House speaker's case

...lobbying while working as a hospital fundraiser and for a highway engineering firm while representing Lexington in the state House.Manning also heard that case, ruling that the matter should be dealt with by the House Ethics Committee. Rainey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-02/judge-weighs-house-speakers-c
Early voting in local, statewide runoffs starts June 30

...between Mayor Pro Tem Corey Johnson and former Richmond County solicitor general Harold Jones in the primary runoff for state House District 22.With no Republicans qualifying for the seat, the runoff winner will likely represent most of Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-04/early-voting-local-state