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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
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
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
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
Georgia races

...two sonsEMPLOYMENT: AttorneyPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: State senator, District 42, 2010-2014CAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: Invest...childrenEMPLOYMENT: BusinessmanPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: State senator 1994-2006, lieutenant governor 2007-presentCAMPAIGN...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-02/georgia-races
Columbia County sample ballot

...GEORGIAR. W. "Rick" Allen-RJohn J. Barrow-D* STATE SENATOR FROM 23rd DISTRICTJesse Collins Stone-R*Diane Brack Evans-D STATE SENATOR FROM 24TH DISTRICTWilliam S. Jackson-R*Brenda J...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-12/columbia-count
Re-elect Deal

...candidate for governor is Jason Carter, who brings to the table all of four years' worth of political experience as a state senator, representing a small portion of DeKalb County in metro Atlanta. He graduated law school 10 years ago.Carter essentially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-30/re-elect-deal