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City's low disability standards spur fears of litigation, fines

A community activist and a member of the Augusta Commission fear the city could be hit hard with fines, federal contract penalties and court actions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-06/citys-low-disability-sta
Rants & Raves

...of South Carolina having a vote on amending the state constitution to ban gay marriage if activist judges are going to overturn it. I am sick of activist judges. It used to be states determined their own marriage laws. A judge's purpose is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-01/rants-raves
Deflation looms as Europe's economic bugbear

...Depression of the 1930s.The determination to avoid another Great Depression was largely behind the U.S. Federal Reserve's activist response to the financial crisis of 2008 and the ensuing recession.Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke spent much of his academic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-02/deflation-looms-europes-ec
Augusta Commission passes 2015 budget with stormwater fee, raises for deputies

...establish an office of compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, a move recently pushed by Fennoy. Disability rights activist Tim Hollobaugh championed the decision. Staff will present a specific proposal for the office early in 2015, Jackson said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-02/augusta-commission-passe
The Artside: Artist Activist exhibit explores art for social change

Artist Activist, a group show exploring art as an agent...Liselott Johnsson, the exhibit brings noted activist artists and local and national artists...regular gallery hours through Sept. 5.Activist artist Sue Coe will present a talk Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-18/artside-artist-activi
Stone, Evans on the road in busy District 23 race

Two-term Republican Jesse C. Stone and Democratic activist Diane Evans might be two of the busier individuals criss-crossing District 23 in pursuit of the state Senate seat.Stone has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-29/stone-evans-ro
Tax payments by credit card cost more

...on the amount of their bill."I don't get that when I use my credit card for anything else," said property owner and activist Lori Davis, shocked to see a $27 fee after using a low-interest-rate card to spread the pain of an $1,186 tax bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-20/tax-payments-credit-card
Don't compromise, GOP

...America? Or do you mean when Reid usurped the 60-vote majority rule on judicial nominees, allowing Obama to seat liberal, activist judges on the federal bench?Oh, I see ? you mean compromise just like Reid has with Republicans by tabling some 370 Republican-passed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-09/dont-compromise-gop
The Artside: Exhibits present Civil War from different perspectives

...Center and as a project fellow with the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. Her work is also included in numerous artist-activist shows.? Congratulations to artist Tatiana Klacsmann, whose mixed-media/collage won the National Association of Women...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-11/artside-exhibits-pres
Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson wants deputy administrators to remain until replacements hired

...while Recreation, Parks and Facilities handles accessibility of city facilities.Denice Traina, a physical therapist and activist who opposed Fennoy for the District 1 seat, then reintroduced consultant Tim Hollobaugh to commissioners.Hollobaugh described...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-24/augusta-administrator-ja