Tag: Tom Graves

Graves of liberty

U.S. Rep. Tom Graves of Georgia’s new 14th Congressional District did not vote for the annual National Defense Authorization Act for which President Barack Obama today signaled support after earlier threatening a veto. The bill had contained a controversial provision

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The powered of the county

The 2010 elections now are fading into memory, and the national campaigns for 2012 have already begun, so this seems as good a time as any to assess Chattanooga’s clout as measured by the roles our elected officials will be

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South of the border: runoff today in GA-09

A runoff election is being held today in Georgia’s Ninth Congressional District that will fill the seat until the November election. Former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal resigned the seat to run for governor of the Peach State. Since no candidate

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