Tue., April 16, 2013 9:00am
Rep. Jack Kingston hasn't said he's running for the U.S. Senate, but he's raising money as if he plans to ask Georgia voters for a promotion. The Savannah Republican raised $842,000 in the first three months of 2013, according to campaign filings with the Federal Election Commission.
Thu., April 11, 2013 6:55pm
Georgia's two U.S. senators, Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss, were among 16 Republicans who voted with most Democrats to allow a floor debate on a gun regulation bill.
Tue., March 26, 2013 6:48pm
U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey says he will run for the U.S. Senate. Gingrey announced his bid for the Senate seat during a Wednesday morning event in Augusta.
Tue., March 26, 2013 11:02am
University of Georgia says U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss will be its spring commencement speaker. UGA's commencement ceremony is set for 7 p.m. on May 10.
Tue., February 5, 2013 5:13pm
Georgia Congressman Paul Broun is expected to announce his run for the US Senate. The news is just the start of what could be be a year of dominoes falling in state politics. US Senator Saxby Chambliss' decision last week not to seek re-election is prompting several Congressmen to consider running for his seat.
Mon., January 28, 2013 4:22pm
Georgia’s senior senator said Friday he won’t seek another term in 2014, sending waves through the state’s Republican establishment. Sen. Saxby Chambliss said Monday in his first public appearance since the announcement that he was not concerned losing his re-election bid.
Mon., December 24, 2012 10:28am
House Republicans failed to advance fiscal cliff negotiations this week, seemingly putting responsibility for any budget and tax deal back on President Barack Obama and the Democratic-controlled Senate. But Georgia's Republican senators say they are still optimistic that the power players will avert steep spending cuts and across-the-board tax hikes that go into effect if no deal is reached by the new year.
Mon., December 3, 2012 5:20pm
The emergence of potential candidates contemplating a 2014 Republican primary challenge against Georgia U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss could put him—and his party—in an awkward situation.
Thu., November 29, 2012 11:00am
Sen. Saxby Chambliss told the state GOP chairwoman that he's running for re-election even as some within his own party are floating the idea of challenging him.
Mon., November 26, 2012 3:28pm
Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss has joined several Republicans who have recently said they will consider new revenue as part of a deal to cut federal spending and pay down debt. The lawmakers are backing away from a no-new-taxes pledge they signed from Grover Norquist’s powerful anti-tax group.