Tag Archives: Steve Oppenheimer

Eaton, Wise have no problem in their PSC races

PSC incumbents Chuck Eaton and Stan Wise easily win new terms on the regulatory agency . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , David Staples , PSC , Stan Wise , Steve Oppenheimer

PSC incumbents try for another term

Two PSC incumbents — Stan Wise and Chuck Eaton — are trying to win new terms on the regulatory agency . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , David Staples , PSC , solar power , Stan Wise , Steve Oppenheimer

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: 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

Oppenheimer calls for hearing on natural gas rates

PSC candidate Steve Oppenheimer blasts incumbent Commissioner Chuck Eaton for the high prices Georgia’s residential consumers pay for natural gas . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , natural gas prices , PSC , Steve Oppenheimer

On the campaign trail: Dynamic duo endorses Staples in PSC race

PSC candidate David Staples is endorsed by two leaders of the anti-TSPLOST campaign . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Chuck Eaton , David Staples , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , PSC , Stan Wise , Steve Oppenheimer

On the campaign trail: Wise won’t debate his PSC opponent

Public Service Commissioner Stan Wise ducks out of a debate with his Libertarian challenger David Staples, just as he refused to debate his Republican primary opponent . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , Chuck Eaton , David Staples , Doug Collins , Jody Cooley , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , PSC , Stan Wise , Steve Oppenheimer

Ga. Power files proposal for solar-generated electricity

Georgia Power lays out its version of a proposal to expand the market for solar power in the state . . .

Tags: Bubba McDonald , Chuck Eatoh , Georgia Power , Georgia Solar Utilities , PSC , solar power , Steve Oppenheimer , Tim Echols

On the campaign trail: Several candidates interested in replacing Hamrick

State Rep. Bill Hembree may also get into that special election to replace Bill Hamrick in the Georgia Senate . . .

Tags: Bill Hamrick , Bill Hembree , Georgia Senate , Glenn Richardson , Nathan Deal , PSC , Steve Oppenheimer

On the campaign trail: It’s officially down to Anderson and Allen in the 12th

A recount confirms that it’s “game on” in the 12th Congressional District runoff between Rep. Lee Anderson and Rick Allen; Roosevelt bashing is back in style . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , Doug Collins , Doug McKillip , Lee Anderson , Martha Zoller , PSC , Regina Quick , Rick Allen , Steve Oppenheimer , Wright McLeod