Hall GOP unveils new headquarters
Local officials, state representatives and conservative voters turned out Tuesday night for the grand opening of the Hall County Republican Party's headquarters in Gainesville.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Md. exchange investigation deepens; subpoenas issued
The rollout of the Maryland health exchange website was a disaster, and now an audit may be turning into a federal case.
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The Washington Post
Yesterday, Jonathan Chait wrote a post about Rep. Paul Ryan's favorite books, which ended by repeating the Wisconsin Republican's recipe for job creation - and the "secret sauce" that makes it all come together.
Larry Sabato's New Predictions - 2014's Digital Ad Boom --...
LARRY SABATO's new 2014 predictions, for Politico Magazine, with Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley: "So where's the wave? In every single one of the Crystal Ball's toss-up states, , the Republican Senate candidate has not yet opened up a real polling lead in any of them.
VA hospital scandal first overblown, then ignored
The unofficial end of summer, Labor Day, may serve as a bookend to a scandal that exploded around the unofficial start, Memorial Day.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
New polls bring positive news for Georgia Democrats, but don't celebrate just yet
After a string of tough polls, Georgia Democrats were treated to some better numbers late on Friday.
Stars and Stripes
Afghan pilots to train at U.S. air base, giving base new mission
Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta will be the site of a training mission for Afghan air force pilots, a boost for a base that had been threatened with cuts.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The November election: Governor, senator and the others
That leaves choosing a replacement for Jack Kingston in the 1st Congressional District.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Wall Street Journal
Emily's List Attacks Perdue in Georgia Senate Race
Emily's List , a group that advocates on behalf of Democratic candidates who support abortion rights, will launch a $1 million ad campaign Friday targeting Georgia Republican Senate candidate David Perdue , focusing on a discrimination lawsuit filed by women at a company he ran.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Note: Two Governors Fight to Stay Afloat
EXCLUSIVE: EMILY'S LIST SPENDS BIG IN GA: Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn finally has some big-spending outside help in her race against former Dollar General CEO and Republican nominee David Perdue.
The Wall Street Journal
Wall Street Isn't the Political Baddie It Used to Be
No industry was more battered on the airwaves in 2012 than the financial-services sector.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
GA-Sen: David Perdue (R) Vows To Be Mitch McConnell's (R. KY) Obstructionist BFF In The Senate
Earlier today, I wrote about Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's plan to shutdown the government if Republicans win the U.S. Senate: In an extensive interview here, the typically reserved McConnell laid out his clearest thinking yet of how he would lead the Senate if Republicans gain control of the chamber.
Survey USA shows GOP prospects brightening in Georgia
Democrats hoped to steal a march on Republicans in Georgia as they continue to assail the GOP's lock on the South, but the project seems to be going in the other direction.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Reidiculous: Dems - Doing Really Well In Montana,' Will Hold Senate Majority
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is simply living in an alternate universe. While yelling into the clouds over the Koch Brothers' evil plot to destroy America, he said today that Democrats "are doing really well in Montana."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Will Zell Tip the Balance for Michelle?
No question that Zell Miller is one of Georgia's legendary political figures, right next to 20th-century titans like Herman Talmadge, Tom Murphy, Sam Nunn, Richard Russell and Carl Vinson.
The Washington Post
Sen. Kay Hagan , up for reelection during this midterm election cycle, works with her staff off the Senate floor last month.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
HIGHTOWER: Who said anything about impeachment?
Surely you thought that partisan posturing by far-right Congress critters couldn't get any nuttier.
Cantor Spokeswoman Joins Georgia Senate Campaign
The press secretary to former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is heading to the South to help Republicans retain one of their two most endangered Senate seats.
Tom Coburn: Big Banks Rip Off Tax Credits Meant for Poor
Departing Sen. Tom Coburn has attacked big banks for claiming hundreds of millions of dollars in tax credits intended for poor communities.