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Sunday, March 15, 2015

Letter: Voting law outdated

Every so many years it has to be signed so that we as Americans can continue to vote.
By Joseph Diggs Sr.

Column: Democratic republics need religion -- especially the United States

People have used religion for evil, but it has produced good souls as well.
By Craig Douglas Albert

Letter: Stop runoff

You should not be able to run your water on someone else's property.
By Grace Brady

Letter: What is our nation coming to? America needs strong leader again

This country needs a strong leader, not an ideologue.
By Sam Arrington

Letter: Harris eminently qualified for office

Hap has proved his ability to effectively perform the job as interim District 7 commissioner.
By Bob Beckham

Letter: Pittman shows genuine concern

There is no doubt in my mind that Sonny Pittman is the best man to serve.
By Phillip A. Williams

Letter: Candidate stands up for convictions

If I lived in his district, the Augusta Commission's District 7, I would be proud to vote for him.
By Kenneth C. Etheridge

Letter: Commissioner employs common sense

I cannot stress enough my confidence in Hap Harris.
By Woody Merry

Letter: Harris skilled, caring leader for district

Hap has proved through the years that he has the business skills to bring sound fiscal solutions to our commission.
By Lowell Dorn

Column: Financial security for older Americans is an increasingly crucial issue

Today millions are confronting a frightening world in which 401(k)s are replacing defined benefit pension plans.  But is the financial services industry up to the task of serving these ...
By Ed Conant

Editorial: Extreme makeover

The Muslim world doesn't have to have the face of a queen, but it certainly shouldn't have the face of a masked murderer.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Letter: Care act unaffordable

The current legal challenge to Obamacare may compel re-examination of the costs of health care.
By Lawrence Devoe

Letter: Iran letter dangerous

The Republicans are on a path to go to war again.
By Tracy E. Williams Jr.

Editorial: Could she be unsuited?

Queens, as kings, are born, not made - and thankfully not in this country. Much to the chagrin of the left.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Why keep feeding the hatred?

Yes, change is occurring maddeningly slow there. But it's happening.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, March 13, 2015

Editorial: Cotton rubs them raw

None of that is a state secret - it's common knowledge.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Letter: Re-brand conservatism

Unfortunately for us all, compromise has become a dirty word in politics.
By Ben Lewis

Letter: Flawed government best

I believe our Founding Fathers were very wise in choosing our form of government.
By The Rev. Paul L. Cook

Editorial: Defiant gasoline on an e-mail fire

She hoards the public's business on her private server and expects us to be grateful to see only what she allows us to see?
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff
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