Rick McKee

The Augusta Chronicle | Editorial Cartoonist

  • Children: Jacob and Katie
  • Education: B.A. Graphic Design Samford University, Birmingham, Ala.

About Me

From doodling pictures of the principal in class to skewering the President in the newspaper pages of America, Rick McKee has been cartooning all his life in one form or another. McKee, a native of Tallahassee, Florida, has been editorial cartoonist for The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle since January, 1998 and his editorial cartoons are syndicated by King Features to over 400 newspapers across North America. In 2005, McKee won first place for editorial cartooning in the Georgia Press Association's better Newspaper contest. In 2004, he was named to Georgia Trend magazine's Who's Who in Georgia Media. In addition to newspapers, McKee's award-winning work has appeared in textbooks, newsletters and on web sites around the world. His work has been featured on CNN/Headline News, the Fox News Channel, Newsweek the Washington Post and USA Today. In 2006, McKee was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year. Along with everybody else.

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Latest Comments

4 years 32 weeks ago

Yes, I am the only cartoonist on staff. And yes, we do offer other opinions. We run Eugene Robinson, Bill Maxwell and many other liberal...

4 years 32 weeks ago

castlebk, while our opinion pages are, by definition, biased, our news reporters do a fantastic job of presenting just the facts. Please...

4 years 32 weeks ago

castlebk, this is the *opinion* page....

4 years 32 weeks ago

Thanks LV and everybody else too! Well... most everybody. :)

4 years 32 weeks ago

Notreally, to answer your question, Clyde has been retired for more than a decade now and knowing him as I do, I'd be stunned if he were...


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