Rick Allen

Allen vs. Yu: Two Outspoken Republicans Compete for Georgia’s 12th Congressional District

Allen vs. Yu: Two Outspoken Republicans Compete for Georgia’s 12th Congressional District

Two Republicans will be battling it out on May 24 to represent Georgia’s 12th Congressional District. Incumbent Congressman Rick Allen is once again facing Republican candidate Eugene Yu in next week’s Republican primary. The winner of the primary will face a Democratic challenger, either Joyce Nolin or Patricia Carpenter McCracken, in November’s general election. Who […]

The Chronicle’s bald-faced lie

The Chronicle’s bald-faced lie

The higher-ups at The Augusta Chronicle must think all local citizens seriously suffer from amnesia. Does everyone remember around this time last year when Chronicle President Dana Atkins tried to explain why he initially pulled Columbia County News-Times publisher Steve Crawford from a debate between then Congressman John Barrow and Republican challenger Rick Allen? After the debate had […]

Thanks, But No Thanks?

Thanks, But No Thanks?

Does anybody else think it’s strange that of the 21 stops in Congressman-Elect Rick Allen’s Thank You Tour, not one happens to be in Richmond County or Columbia County? In case you’ve already forgotten, Allen beat incumbent Democrat John Barrow after a punishing and expensive campaign last month. Even though Barrow moved to Augusta after […]