Stories by Lee Benedict

Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

Letter: Don't believe attack ad

Just saw another one of those anti-Rick Allen commercials sponsored by the Democratic National Congressional Committee.
By Lee Benedict

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Letter: Vote for David Perdue

Kingston is a typical Washington insider and an indentured servant to lobbyists.
By Lee Benedict

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Letter: Vote for Blocker-Adams

If you want a professional public servant who knows how to bring people together for the good of the group, then Helen Blocker-Adams is the only choice.
By Lee Benedict

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Letter: Blame the right people

If he were a Democrat, you Republicans know you'd be yelling for his ousting.
By Lee Benedict

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013

Letter: Barrow supports Obamacare

Barrow looked pretty tough and rugged in his 2012 TV commercial holding a gun, but when it came to standing up to Pelosi, not so much.
By Lee Benedict

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013

Letter: Is government your nanny?

How far we have come from the Fourth of July to Peggy and the Thirtieth of October. God help the next generation!
By Lee Benedict

Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Letter: Syria strategy disastrous

Does anyone in this administration have any common sense or the ability to be truthful?
By Lee Benedict

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Letter: Paul Broun is best choice

We have a tremendous opportunity to send exactly what Georgia and the entire nation needs to the upper chamber for a full six-year term. Let's not blow it.
By Lee Benedict

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Guest Column: Lifetime of hurdles preceded Augusta senior's graduation date

Many do not know about Randy or his story, and that's too bad.
By Lee Benedict

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Letter: To understand tag tax, you must recall history

Keep electing the same old clique, but refrain from complaints when its consequences are before you.
By Lee Benedict

Friday, Oct. 26, 2012

Letter: Debate behavior deplorable

He behaved like a desperate, weak, narcissistic elitist who was never challenged on his record or words.
By Lee Benedict

Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Letter: What of profligate Obama?

Spin this fact if you can: Michelle Obama's narcissistic world tour cost as much as Mitt Romney earned.
By Lee Benedict

Friday, May 25, 2012

Letter: Question president's past

These are pertinent pieces of information that the media, if they are concerned, should seek.
By Lee Benedict

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Letter: The left again goes too far

Why are more people on the left not outraged over this?
By Lee Benedict

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Guest Column: Santorum stands unwavering in his bedrock beliefs

I proudly ask that you cast your well-regarded vote for a man who has done right by his constituency regardless of polling and punditry.
By Lee Benedict

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012

Letter: Santorum is right choice

We know that he will neither cave nor sell us out, and this is key.
By Lee Benedict

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011

Letter: Selfless firefighters deserve thanks

On behalf of my son and our family, a sincere thanks to our local firefighters, and may their service be a catalyst for other acts of kindness and service.
By Lee Benedict

Friday, Aug 5, 2011

Letter: Obama fails because he is not a leader

He can read to 6th graders from two teleprompters with the best of them. But a leader he's not.
By Lee Benedict

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Letter: Are real Republicans representing us?

Hopefully Chambliss and Isakson will receive Republican challengers, and voters will look reality in the eyes.
By Lee Benedict

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Column: Media simultaneously savaged Sarah Palin, protected Barack Obama

Those who are obsessed with her demise are afraid of her resolve and character, which causes her to be a positive role model.
By Lee Benedict
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