HomeNewsTax official's employees, contractors donate to his campaign

Tax official’s employees, contractors donate to his campaign



As the appointed incumbent, Tax Commissioner T. Chris Johnson has drawn on what he knows to fund his first election.

Johnson, who was named tax Richmond County Tax Commissioner when Steven Kendrick resigned earlier this year to run for mayor, is one of three contenders to replace Kendrick on the...

Subscription Needed

You will need a subscription to The Augusta Press to view this content. Log in below OR subscribe.

Comment Policy

The Augusta Press encourages and welcomes reader comments; however, we request this be done in a respectful manner, and we retain the discretion to determine which comments violate our comment policy. We also reserve the right to hide, remove and/or not allow your comments to be posted. 

The types of comments not allowed on our site include: 

  • Threats of harm or violence 
  • Profanity, obscenity, or vulgarity, including images of or links to such material 
  • Racist comments  
  • Victim shaming and/or blaming 
  • Name calling and/or personal attacks; 
  • Comments whose main purpose are to sell a product or promote commercial websites or services; 
  • Comments that infringe on copyrights; 
  • Spam comments, such as the same comment posted repeatedly on a profile. 


  1. Political and charitable donations solicited from employees in the work place are covertly tied to continued employment, career advancement, and favorable treatment. Failure to contribute aids the employer in identifying and minimizing employees who do not support the organization’s sociopolitical agenda. It’s legalized quid pro quo.

Recent posts