October 8, 2014 Locust Grove - Senator Saxby Chambliss speaks during a cost-sharing agreement event for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project at Home Depot Direct Fulfillment Center on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Gov. Nathan Deal announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia Department of Transportation and the Georgia Ports Authority have signed a cost-sharing agreement for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project, meaning dredging in the river could begin by the end of the year. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

Saxby Chambliss: Georgia GOP will weather Donald Trump divide

1:30 pm Apr. 27, 2016

WASHINGTON – Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss said he doesn’t expect infighting over Donald Trump to do any long-lasting damage to the Georgia GOP despite the searing divisions currently on display in the Peach State.

The two-term Republican senator, who

January 11, 2014 Elberton - U.S. Rep. Doug Collins welcomes the troops with the 1-214th Field Artillery Battalion from nearly a year in Afghanistan during welcoming home ceremony at Elbert County gym in Elberton on Saturday, January 11, 2014. Georgia Army National Guard's own 648th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade is welcoming home on Saturday over 200 Guardsmen with the 1-214th Field Artillery Battalion from nearly a year in Afghanistan where they conducted base defense operations in Western Afghanistan. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

Doug Collins’ campaign gets backing from Paul Ryan

7:00 am Apr. 21, 2016

Several of U.S. Rep. Doug Collins’ colleagues, including Speaker Paul Ryan, have chipped in to help the Gainesville Republican fend off four primary challengers before voters hit the polls next month.

Federal campaign finance records for

Pro-immigration reform PAC backs Barry Loudermilk — sorta

1:12 pm Apr. 20, 2016

The name of the political action committee simply begged attention. 

While perusing the recently filed campaign finance reports of a dozen or more Georgia congressional candidates, the $1,000 that U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk, a Bartow County Republican,