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Jack Kingston's Senate runoff loss means less clout in Washington for Georgia

...might have little desire to run another statewide campaign. Johnson ran for governor in 2010, finishing third in the GOP primary."You put your blood, sweat and tears and life into that thing. And now that you know what it's like, it may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-27/jack-kingstons
The case for Kingston

...on the leanings of Gingrey's own primary supporters.Karen Handel, the Tea Party favorite who placed third in the GOP primary, supports Kingston, too. During the race, he rightly won her admiration for "his integrity and fighting spirit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-13/case-kingston
Rick W. Allen calls Obama debt 'immoral' in campaign ad

...looking into the camera saying: "Obama's big spending, it burdens our children with debt. The Bible says that's immoral."The ad also mentions Rep. John Barrow, the incumbent Democrat who will face the winner of the GOP primary.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-04-23/rick-w-allen-calls-obama-debt-i
Rants & Raves

...terrorist with his "catch and release" policy. LINDSEY GRAHAM, WARmonger and open borders amnesty supporter, has won the GOP primary. Are you folks across the river nuts? A RANT FOR COLUMBIA County: Sure, they don't raise your taxes. They don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-20/rants-raves
Look out, Georgians, here come attack ads

...to figure out a strategy for reaching the tiny number expected to vote in next month's runoff in the midst of vacation season."I think everybody is struggling with what is the best way to reach the GOP primary voters," Johnson said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-19/look-out-georg
SC Sen. Hutto to run for Graham's US Senate seat

...Republicans. Hutto will take on Jay Stamper.Six Republicans have filed to take on Graham.The latest person to join the GOP primary was Columbia attorney Benjamin Dunn. The others running as Republicans are Columbia minister Det Bowers, state Sen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-28/sc-sen-hutto-r
Perdue out-polls Kingston, Handel

...It also shows Nathan Deal taking two-thirds of the GOP primary to be nominated for re-election as governor while...State Brian Kemp.Of those already cast, two were for the GOP primary for every Democratic ballot.Kemp said early voting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-19/perdue-out-polls-kingston-hande
Boswell takes early lead in Attorney General primary

...Former Clayton County Judge Stephen Boswell took the lead over three other Republicans in early returns Tuesday in the GOP primary for a chance to unseat Democratic Attorney General Thurbert Baker. The other GOP candidates were State Sen. David...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/22/met_233980.shtml
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Shaking up the republic

...conservatives nationwide should take to heart.Consider that less than 16 percent of South Carolina turned out for the GOP primary. Beltway insider U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham was able to stave off six challengers and avoid a runoff by winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-11/shaking-republic
Georgia primary dynamics are shaping up to favor the establishment

...Chamber has done in Senate races in other states. Plus, Kingston continues to top the fundraising marathon over all the GOP primary contenders.The InsiderAdvantage survey also shows Phil Gingrey dropping into fifth where Handel had been. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-27/georgia-primary-