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Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...1998. Fellow Democrat Roger Kahn, a successful liquor distributor, poured $5.8 million in self-funding into U.S. House races he lost in 2000 and 2002.GOP congressional candidate Robert Lamutt and Democratic Senate hopeful Cliff Oxford...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
Enough is enough

...pithy theatrics. They sit passively and watch the hand-picked head of a Treasury Department agency politely tell the U.S. House of Representatives ? and American taxpayers ? to shove it.And some wonder why the House has to take such extreme measures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/enough-enough
Barrow eases into fall campaign

...that's worked for him so far. That boils down to concentrating on fundraising and congressional business until after the U.S. House takes its August recess which has him sprinting across the 14-county district for a series of official events.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-05/barrow-eases-f
Dissent isn't treasonous

...is because of what those who are in control are doing. This is not Democrat vs. Republican. Conservatives oppose U.S. House leadership allowing the president to, in essence, make himself emperor.Let's go over a few facts.The Obama administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-31/dissent-isnt-treasonous
Election Updates

...School Superintendent cast most of their votes for Valarie Wilson, who outpolled Alisha Morgan 240 to 212.In The U.S. House District 10 race bewteen Mike Collins and Jody Hice, only 10 columbia County precincts were eligible to vote. Collins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Across South Carolina

...IRS agent and a dozen other charges. They carry decades in prison if he is convicted.The Republican had his run for U.S. House in 2012 derailed after a harassment arrest that led to a 60-day jail sentence to be served on weekends. Viers resigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/across-south-carolina
Hice-Collins congressional race turns ugly

...July 13 Atlanta Press Club Debate, Hice took a parting shot at Collins' fundraising and his father's service in the U.S. House, Morris News Service reported."Serving in Congress ought to be something that is earned, not something that is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-21/hice-collins-congressional-race
Regulations destroying small banks

...bank executive told Congress on Tuesday. Dan Blanton, the chief executive for Georgia Bank and Trust, spoke to the U.S. House subcommittee on financial institutions and consumer credit on behalf of the American Bankers Association. He is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-07-18/regulations
GM crash victim payment plan won't have limit

...Barra has said there will be no cap on payments.Also, GM won't have any say in Feinberg's awards, she told a U.S. House subcommittee during a hearing earlier this month."He will have complete independence," Barra said under questioning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-29/gm-crash-victim-payment-plan-wont-h
Friendship was forged in heat of 1964 civil rights struggle

...University of California-Berkeley. Barney Frank served more than 30 years as a representative from Massachusetts in the U.S. House.Changes also came to Mississippi.Widespread resistance to integration began fading, and businesses grudgingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/friendship-was-forged-heat-1964-civ