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Proposal would boost hourly wages in South Carolina

...centers in rural Jasper County.Not everyone has a college degree and a white-collar desk job, said Pinckney, a state senator from Jasper, but they still need to save for the future, feel secure, and send children to school.That's one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/proposal-would-boost-hourl
City Ink: Politicians stuffed with favors at potluck

...forgets what Davis said about charter schools while state senator when he starts checking his gubernatorial list on...surrounding your vote on the charter school bill as state senator, do you think the governor will ever forgive you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-12-13/city-ink-politi
Thurmond son recording dad's history

...recollections of his late father because he doesn't think the full story of his famous dad is being told.Paul Thurmond, a state senator himself, said he gets frustrated that many people only know his father for his segregationist views early in his political...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-30/thurmond-son-recording-dads-
Former Gov. Carl Sanders dies

...Georgia governor, has died, Gov. Nathan Deal announced today.Sanders, a successful Atlanta lawyer and former state senator, served from 1963 to 1967, then ran again four years later but was upset by Jimmy Carter.Sanders was long considered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-17/former-gov-carl-sanders-dies
A true hometown hero

...the General Assembly helped win approval for his initiatives. Former Gov. and U.S. Sen. Zell Miller ? then a state senator who had served with Sanders ? said the Augustan "was the last governor to so totally dominate the Legislature."Possibly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-17/true-hometown-hero
Georgia emergency management chief Charley English demoted to deputy; Gen. Jim Butterworth named as replacement

...that he had "made a terrible mistake and put the governor in an awful position."Butterworth is a former Republican state senator who was commissioned through the Air Force ROTC program at the University of Georgia.His appointment to the adjutant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/georgia-emergency-management
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal celebrates win, lays out second-term priorities

...Democrat Jason Carter as part of Republicans' second consecutive sweep of statewide offices.Deal topped Carter, a state senator and grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, by about 202,000 votes according to unofficial totals, winning almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-11
Republican Gov. Nathan Deal wins re-election in Ga., overcoming challenge from Jason Carter

...of his opponent.Democrats had hoped that Carter, a state senator and grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, could...and the attacks between Carter, a 39-year-old state senator from metro Atlanta, and Deal, a 72-year-old former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-05/republican-gov-nathan-deal-wi
Carl Sanders

...been out of state government and elective office for four years, he ran for Governor again, but he was defeated by State Senator Jimmy Carter in a contentious and hard-fought campaign. After leaving the Governor's office in 1967, Sanders...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173201993
Carl Sanders

...been out of state government and elective office for four years, he ran for Governor again, but he was defeated by State Senator Jimmy Carter in a contentious and hard-fought campaign. After leaving the Governor's office in 1967, Sanders...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173214788