Articles from the Editorials section archive

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

Editorial: Rick Allen represents the real deal

Americans say they're tired of self-serving, duplicitous, forever-politicians in Washington. How do you change that? Vote for someone like Rick Allen.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Editorial: A whistle blown too late

There is nothing courageous about having a front-row seat to a train wreck in progress and never bothering to call 9-1-1.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

Editorial: A killer commencement address

The only free expression and discourse many campuses appear to welcome these days is the far left-wing variety.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Hudgens has it

The most experienced candidate for state insurance commissioner is the incumbent, Ralph Hudgens. He deserves your vote.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Excise city government first

Manufacturers are an increasingly rare commodity in American business, and they should be celebrated, not taxed into oblivion.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

Editorial: Unreasonable force?

Police have little business storming through front doors like Navy SEALS unless there is a legitimate threat to officers or the public.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Keep agriculture in the Black

We don't know if Black still can fit into his old high-school Future Farmers of America jacket, but he's still a great fit to lead Georgia agriculture.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Bumbling Biden

Someone remind us why the media questioned Dan Quayle's fitness for office but not Joe Biden's.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014

Editorial: Keep it civil

If a self-governed nation can't discuss the nation's direction and challenges in a civil, respectful way, how is this thing going to work?
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Taxing their energy

Commissioners, tax your own energy - in looking for spending cuts - before taxing the manufacturing community's.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014

Editorial: A reason to stay

If people vacating Richmond County were given an "exit interview," what would they give as their reasons for leaving?
By The Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Drop the PR - stop the disease

Public confidence will require more than pat-on-the-head rhetoric. As University of Georgia football fans like to say, it's time to hunker down.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014

Editorial: Ready for revival

The details of Paine's troubles are unique, but the broader picture reflects shared problems among many HBCUs nationwide.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Editorial: Expensive and broken

Even Hollywood movies assume the White House is harder to get into than this.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Editorial: Reaction to U.S.-ISIS war reveals hypocrisy in Israel-Hamas conflict

Our leaders in Washington should remember this moment the next time they deign to criticize Israel for protecting itself.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Keep Butler on the job

For all his laudatory work in helping others find jobs in this troubled economy, Butler deserves to keep his job in Atlanta.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Editorial: Denying the undeniable

Alton Nolen may have been motivated by a workplace grievance, but what he did was inspired by radical Islam's hatred and Stone Age-bloodlust, particularly for those of other faiths.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Bottom Line

What happens when you hand over one of the world's leading lights of capitalism to the world's largest communist nation? Well, pretty much what you might have predicted.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014

Editorial: Bottom Line

For now, Charles Walker should be given the chance to move on with his life.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Intentionally 'left' out

The mainstream media worked overtime in 2008 to paper over President Obama's radical leftist past, and it will surely do the same for Hillary Clinton if she officially makes a bid for the White ...
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

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Nunn gains in Senate race, poll says

ATLANTA -- The closer the election gets, the harder it is to tell who is going to win, according to a poll released today showing the races for governor and the Senate effectively tied.
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