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Paul Ryan says that "the left" is offering Americans "a full stomach and an empty soul."
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Still reeling over the Obama administration's snub of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project last week, Georgia lawmakers on Friday fired off a letter to Washington asking that the state be allowed to proceed with its own funds.
U.S. Congressman Lynn Westmoreland, R-Ga. Third District, picked up a primary challenger Friday on the last day of qualifying for the May 20 primary and non-partisan elections.
That leaves only one contested race in the Republican primary for local seats, as former District 5 commissioner Rick Gardner will try to regain the seat he lost in 2010 to incumbent Jimmy Henderson.
The list of Georgia candidates running for state and federal offices in the May 20 primaries has been set.
Mallory Jones has been a Macon-Bibb County commissioner for a couple of months, and he won election nearly five months ago.
After starting with a flourish Monday, qualifying for the May 20 Democratic and Republican primary elections ended slowly Friday with only two local candidates filing their paperwork and paying their fees.
Rep. Paul Broun: It is highly irresponsible to be giving the President a blank check to spend and borrow as he pleases - but unfortunately, that's exactly what Speaker Boehner's bill does.
The prospects for a Labor-HHS-Education spending bill will depend a great deal on the determination and involvement of two subcommittee chairmen, Sen. Tom Harkin and Rep. Jack Kingston , who both are heading for the exit door at the end of the year.
Close to getting underway after 15 years of government studies and delays, the deepening of Savannah's busy shipping channel has struck another political setback with the Obama administration saying it's not ready to seek construction funding for the $652 million project and won't let Georgia jumpstart things by using its own money.
Qualifying continues through Friday for federal, state and local candidates. Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, was joined Wednesday by former United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young as he filed his official paperwork.
Is it possible that Republicans, Democrats and independents can agree on strategic goals for the country? Goals which are logical common-sense steps that will move America forward in the 21st century? A set of goals to meet these requirements has recently been proposed.
Gov. Nathan Deal vowed to jumpstart the expansion of the river channel cargo ships use to reach the Port of Savannah without financial help from Washington, using $231 million the state already has set aside for its share of the project.