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  1. Former GOP senator: Let Dems engage on healthcare billRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Hill

    Fmr GOP senator Saxby Chambliss on health care bill: "Let the Democrats engage. They've got some good ideas, too."

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  2. The little-known way Senate Democrats are resisting Trumpa s judicial nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Olympian

    ... to select preferred nominees. During the Obama administration, for example, Georgia Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss, both Republicans, struck a deal with the president in which they agreed to return positive blue slips on seven nominees in ...

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  3. After Ossoff Defeat, Georgia Democrats Are Looking For Some AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | New York Magazine

    ... share of the white vote. There were false dawns: in 2008, Democrat Jim Martin knocked incumbent senator Saxby Chambliss into a general election runoff (Georgia requires majorities for both primary and general election wins)-but Chambliss won the ...

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  4. OPINION: Left-wing politics will be the demise of the Democratic PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Hill

    ... she even threw her hat in the ring for the highly contested U.S. Senate race in 2014 to replace former Sen. Saxby Chambliss OPINION: Left-wing politics will be the demise of the Democratic Party GOP hopefuls crowd Georgia special race Democrats go ...

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  5. Muslims in Georgia 6th Worry About Baiting by GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Roll Call

    ... holding a slight lead . Perhaps the most infamous incident also happened in Georgia in 2002 when Republican Saxby Chambliss ran an ad during his successful Senate campaign against Democratic incumbent Max Cleland , a war hero, that featured images ...

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  6. Five Georgias: South GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... and Sam Nunn. Republicans had difficulty winning statewide until Bonaire's Sonny Perdue and Moultrie's Saxby Chambliss replaced recent Atlanta area Republicans as their standard bearers. Within eight years the state had a super majority Republican ...

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  7. Thousands get degrees in UGA ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Work also had convocation ceremonies for their graduates, also with notable speakers. Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss addressed the School of Public and International Affairs and former Georgia Commissioner of Labor Michael Thurmond, an Athens ...

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  8. Heh: Democrat in Georgia Runoff Has Never Bothered to Vote in a Georgia RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Townhall

    ... Ossoff returned to the polls that year for the November 4 general election. Incumbent Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss fell short of 50 percent in the general, sending the race to a December 2 runoff that Ossoff also neglected. Ossoff next showed up ...

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  9. Democrat Ossoff Finishes First In GA Primary But Falls Short Of Threshold To Avoid RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... student. Handel emerged from a pack of Republicans with help in the form of endorsement from former Sen. Saxby Chambliss and on name-recognition from her stint as secretary of state and runs for the party nomination for U.S. senate and the ...

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  10. Democrat leads GA primary short of runoff thresholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | ABC News

    ... student. Handel emerged from a pack of Republicans with help in the form of endorsement from former Sen. Saxby Chambliss and on name-recognition from her stint as secretary of state and runs for the party nomination for U.S. senate and the ...

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  11. Ossoff Falls Short of a Majority in Georgia Special Election, Will Face Handel in RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | New York Magazine

    ... poor record historically in two-party runoff elections (for example , Democrat Jim Martin lost to Republican Saxby Chambliss by nearly 15 points in a 2008 Senate runoff). 1) Will the dashed expectations of a knockout punch tonight produce a major ...

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  12. Georgia Special Election Likely Advances to June RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... backed Handel cited her high profile in the state as a strong reason they were supporting her. Former Sen. Saxby Chambliss endorsed, and she benefited from outside spending from Ending Spending Action Fund, a super PAC that backs establishment ... 2 comments

  13. Democrat Ossoff leads in Georgiaa s 6...Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... with ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. Mrs. Handel, meanwhile, was endorsed by former Sen. Saxby Chambliss, and also was attacked by the conservative Club for Growth, which endorsed Mr. Gray. Presidents change and lawmakers come and go, ...

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  14. What the Georgia Special Election Can Teach UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Washington Monthly

    ... Sen. Marco Rubio (Fla.). Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski endorsed LeVell. Former senator Saxby Chambliss is for Handel. But the conservative Club for Growth has opposed Handel and boosted Gray. To counter the club, the Ending ...

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  15. Trump raises the stakes in GA special election todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Hot Air

    ... for 20 years) are behind Hill, while Sen. David Perdue endorsed former state Sen. Dan Moody. Former Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Ending Spending Action Fund, an establishment-friendly Republican super PAC, endorsed Handel. "The fact that a Democrat in a ...

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  16. Among 18 Georgia Candidates, One Competitive WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... Cure - a post she resigned after severing the group's financial ties with Planned Parenthood. Former Sen. Saxby Chambliss has endorsed her. Ending Spending Action Fund, the super PAC backed by the Ricketts family, is spending on her behalf. And one ...

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  17. Trump goes after leading Democrat in Georgia raceRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... of Arkansas. But which Republican do you think makes it into the runoff with him (if there is one)? Saxby Chambliss told BuzzFeed News. Despite raking in over $8 million in campaign contributions, Wenzel added that Ossoff appears unlikely to flip ...

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  18. It's Trump vs. the Resistance in Georgia RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... local Republican leaders have similarly scattered their support among the field. Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss is backing Karen Handel, a former secretary of state, while current U.S. Sen. David Perdue has gotten behind former state Sen. Dan ...

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  19. It's Trump v. Resistance in Georgia RaceBy Patricia MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... local Republican leaders have similarly scattered their support among the field. Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss is backing Karen Handel, a former secretary of state, while current U.S. Sen. David Perdue has gotten behind former state Sen. Dan ...

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  20. Forest land sale revived by lawmakers, environmentalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The Times

    ... Conservancy's Georgia branch, which also supported the previous bills. It was first proposed by former Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Georgia. Selling the land and purchasing other parcels would allow the Forest Service and other groups to "better steward ...

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