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GA-Sen: Saxby Chambliss Doesn't Care About You

Senate Guru | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Senate Guru

Chambliss isn't willing to sacrifice himself for our national security -- he isn't even willing to skip a round of golf for our national security. Saxby Chambliss doesn't care about you.

Georgia GOP Sen. Chambliss: "We'll Win Again"

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) swore Sunday that if voters in Tuesday's runoff election against Democrat Jim Martin resemble the same group that showed ...

The Alaskans Are Getting Restless....

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Enough is Enough! Someone needs to tell Sarah that she didn't win. She has been paid for her governor job for months during a campaign. Show up or shut up.

Palin Slammed By Hometown Paper For Georgia Campaigning

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Sarah Palin is putting her conservative Republican fame to work in Georgia, stumping for Republican U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, who is in a tough ...

Palin To Campaign In Georgia, Meet With Obama

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Update, 11/25 8:30PM The Anchorage Daily News is reporting that Palin will meet President-elect Obama early next week when she travels to Philadelphi...

GOP Botches Georgia Runoff Absentee Ballot Push

Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Republican-generated effort to get out the vote for the Dec. 2 runoff election has hit a snag as thousands of requests for absentee ballots have bee...

Poll: Martin Only Two Points Behind Chambliss In Runoff

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee has a poll showing Georgia challenger Jim Martin within two points of his Republican rival, incumbent Sen...

Dirty Tricks? Thousands Of GOP Ballot Requests In Georgia Don't Have Signatures

Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Kent A. Miles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Republican-generated effort to get out the vote for the Dec. 2 runoff election has hit a snag as thousands of requests for absentee ballots have bee...

Sam Stein

Georgia Dem Senate Candidate Attacked On Family Safety, Even Though His Daughter Was Once Kidnapped

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There is an eerie familiarity taking hold in Georgia's runoff Senate race. The same tone that defined the much lamented 2002 contest -- in which chall...

Sam Stein

Georgia Sen. Chambliss Knocks Over Camera When Asked About Lawsuit

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The pressures of the runoff election and the continuing questions about his ties to a large, scandal-scarred sugar company seem to be getting to Sen. ...

We Win, They Lose. Now, Let's Get To Work

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Helmke

Candidates endorsed or "A" rated by he NRA suffered losses in every region of the nation, up and down the ballot, losing not only the White House, but also at least six crucial races for the U.S. Senate.

Sam Stein

Gore To Campaign With Jim Martin In Georgia Runoff

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Vice President Al Gore will campaign on behalf of Democrat Senate challenger Jim Martin this weekend, officials close to the race confirm to th...

Sam Stein

The Amazing Story Of Saxby Chambliss' Bum Knee

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Six years ago, Saxby Chambliss was able to win a seat in the United States Senate by deploying a series of highly personalized swipes at incumbent Dem...

Clinton To Campaign In Georgia Senate Race -- Where's Obama?

Bob Geiger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Geiger

A 60-vote majority in the U.S. Senate would help immeasurably in moving the Obama-Biden legislative agenda forward -- shouldn't Obama find the time for at least a couple of quick flights down to Georgia?

Democrats Target Southern Senate Seats For 2010

Southern Political Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

November 17, 2008 -- Democrats gained two US Senate seats in the South this year, three if Jim Martin (D) defeats US Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) in th...

Libertarian Allen Buckley Speaks Out on Georgia Senate Run-Off

Senate Guru | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Senate Guru

Buckley considers Chambliss' position on the Wall Street bail-out to be fiscally irresponsible, and he says Jim Martin would be more proactive on specific issues of concern to Libertarian voters.

Bill Clinton To Campaign For Martin In Georgia Runoff

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Three weeks before Georgia's December 2 Senate runoff vote, former President Bill Clinton - the last Democratic presidential candidate to carry the st...

GOP Sen. Chambliss Refuses To Testify In Sugar Company Fire

WSAV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

News Three was the first to tell you Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss had been subpoenaed by Savannah Attorney Mark Tate in the case against Imperial S...

Georgia on My Mind

Lance Simmens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lance Simmens

Sometimes individuals are humbled by defeat, other times they are hardened by it. I had hoped that in McCain's case the former would apply, it seems not to be the case.

What's Up At NewsLadder: Minnesota Recount, A Georgia Runoff And Hillary?

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
James Boyce

Friday morning is NewsLadder time and it's been a busy week, with lots of good news, good traffic and great stories bubbling up from the best of independent media.

In Georgia, McCain Saves The Worst For Last

Max Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Bernstein

I don't know if John McCain's memory is starting to go and 2000-2002 is just a bit fuzzy, if he got so used to pissing away his principles for the good of the party that by now it's just reflexive.

Chambliss Returns To Slimy Campaign Roots

Bob Geiger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Geiger

Saxby Chambliss is back with a lying television ad that's kind of a first cousin to the McCain offering that claimed Obama once wanted to teach sex education to kindergartners.

Poll: McCain's Help Could Hurt Georgia Senator

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Arizona Sen. John McCain (R) travels to Georgia today to stump for Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.), a new poll suggests the former GOP nominee could h...

Two Strong Anti-Saxby Chambliss Ads that Should See Georgia Senate Run-Off Airtime

Senate Guru | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Senate Guru

The two ads paint a clear picture that, not only is Chambliss out of touch with Georgia's working class families, but that the policies he promotes actively hurt Georgian families' ability to make ends meet.

Jason Linkins

John McCain, Saxby Chambliss, And A Shifting Definition Of 'Honor'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

According to the historical record, when Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss first ran against and defeated Max Cleland, he ran some incendiary ads that d...