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This shift is candidly revealed in budget documents released Tuesday and in a legislative packet for implementing the funding cuts drafted by the Defense Commissary Agency .
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Three Georgia congressmen running for a promotion to the Senate found themselves on the defensive Saturday night, as their Republican rivals urged voters to hold all officials in Washington accountable for the nation's ills.
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.
The week of March 3 - 7 was candidate qualifying for the state of Georgia. There are quite a few offices up for election this year and the Democrats are fully expecting to fight for these races.
The weeklong qualifying period for candidates wishing to run in the May 20 primary and Nov. 4 general elections came to a close on Friday.
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.
The list of Georgia candidates running for state and federal offices in the May 20 primaries has been set.
Contact: Genevieve Wilson, Georgia Right to Life , 770-339-6880 NORCROSS, Ga., March 7, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- Georgia Right to Life President, Dan Becker today expressed extreme disappointment that a national group has interfered in a Georgia primary election campaign.
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.
Senate Democrats triggered the " nuclear option " to effectively eliminate the filibuster for executive and judicial nominations last year.
Todd Robinson, a Columbus resident and former U.S. Army Ranger, this week joined the field of candidates seeking to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, according to documents filed with the secretary of state’s office.
Today, March 6, marked the fourth day of qualifying for the May 20 federal, state and local elections.
Behind the plan to slash taxpayer support of commissaries is a concept Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and his senior advisors have embraced that base grocery stores should operate as a business and not a benefit.
Florida Governor Rick Scott bragged on the beautiful weather then announced he will seek $8.8 billion for transportation, seaport and infrastructure projects for the next fiscal year during an appearance at Jaxport's Blount Island terminal on Monday, January 13, 2014 in Jacksonville, FL.
The ink had barely dried on President Barack Obama's proposed 2015 defense budget Tuesday when resistance to cuts in benefits for military members and their families began to surface.