Tag Archives: Lee Anderson

Political Notes – Westmoreland calls out the A-holes

Lynn Westmoreland gives an earthy description of some of his House colleagues who were recently stripped of their committee assignments . . .

Tags: bond rates , Doug Collins , John Barge , John Barrow , John Boehner , Lee Anderson , Lynn Westmoreland , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – Ethics pledge signers are elected

Dozens of candidates who pledged to limit the amount of money lobbyists can spend were elected to the state House and Senate — which could mean interesting debate in the upcoming session . . .

Tags: Charles Darwin , ethics pledge signers , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , lobbyist spending , Paul Broun

Romney takes Georgia, but Barrow grabs 12th District seat

Democratic Rep. John Barrow wins another term in Georgia’s conservative, Republican-leaning 12th Congressional District . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Mitt Romney

Anderson takes on Barrow in the only congressional race to be decided

John Barrow fights it out with Lee Anderson in Georgia’s 12th Congressional District race; the other House races won’t be nearly as suspenseful . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Congressional races , John Barrow , Lee Anderson

On the campaign trail: New poll shows split on charter schools, edge for Barrow

A statewide poll for the Better Georgia advocacy group show a closely divided electorate on the charter school constitutional amendment . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Better Georgia , charter school constitutional amendment , Chuck Eaton , Doug Stoner , Hunter Hill , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Mitt Romney , PSC , Steve Oppenheimer

On the campaign trail: ‘You lie’ guy comes to the 12th District

Lee Anderson gets support from a South Carolina congressman, again says John Barrow is spreading lies in his TV commercials in the 12th Congressional District race . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Joe Wilson , John Barow , Lee Anderson , lies , tax increases

On the campaign trail: A Barrow edge in 12th?

Two political websites say Rep. John Barrow has a slight edge in the 12th Congressional District race . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Daily Kos , Jack Kingston , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Lesli Messinger , Stu Rothenberg

Political Notes – Gingrich sees ‘near landslide’ coming for Romney

Newt Gingrich predicts a big victory for Romney on Nov. 6; Georgia voters will be able to cast early ballots on Saturday . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Augusta , Barack Obama , Brian Kemp , Georgia Regents University , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Saturday voting , University System

On the campaign trail: Trump’s ‘announcement’ doesn’t alter direction of the presidential race

The Donald Trump bombshell about President Obama turns out to be largely a dud; what’s with all those ballet dancers in rural Georgia? . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Augusta Chronicle , Barack Obama , Chuck Eaton , Donald Trump , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Mitt Romney , PSC , Steve Oppenheimer

On the campaign trail: Where does the candidate stand? You’d better ask his spokesperson

In one congressional race, a candidate lets others do the speaking for him; the debates over the charter school constitutional amendment keep rolling on . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 13th Congressional District , Carter Kessler , charter school constitutional amendment , David Ralston , David Scott , Donna Sheldon , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Shahid Malik , Spencer Frye , Terry England