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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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Ex-SC Gov. Edwards dies

...his chances facing well-known retired Gen. William Westmoreland, who commanded U.S. troops in Vietnam, in the GOP primary. Edwards won the nomination but was still a Republican running in a Democratic state. That year, however, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-26/ex-sc-gov-edwards-dies
Why were political polls off mark?

...it failed to detect Virginia voter sentiment that led to the surprise upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the GOP primary there.Cantor's spokeswoman Megan Whittemore then took the same post with Perdue's campaign where she praised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-10/why-were-political-polls-mark
Former SC governor James B. Edwards dies at 87

...his chances facing well-known retired Gen. William Westmoreland, who commanded U.S. troops in Vietnam, in the GOP primary.Edwards, who served in the U.S. Maritime Service during World War II and as a Navy Reserve officer during the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-26/former-sc-governor-james
State Supreme Court orders election for Harrell's seat to continue Tuesday pending review

...Harrell being disqualified as a result of his guilty plea.The schedule called for a one-week filing period for the GOP primary to begin on Election Day. The primary would follow on Nov. 25, and the special general election would have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-31/state-supreme-
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
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
Graham not participating in debate with opponents

...felony drug charge.Graham is seeking a third, six-year term, after handily defeating six tea party challengers in the GOP primary.He debated Democrat Alex Sanders four times when he won the U.S. Senate seat from the retiring Strom Thurmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-02/graham-not-par
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
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