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Usher the return of the citizen legislator by imposing term limits

...disregard for the people they affect.From the Internal Revenue Service to the Environmental Protection Agency, big government is taxing and regulating almost every aspect of our lives. Too many people are tangled in a web of dependency on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-06-28/usher-return-cit
Most satisfied with health care law coverage, survey finds

...its chief proponent, President Obama."I'm generally opposed to anything Obama has to offer" ? and to most big government programs in general, she said.But after she lost her job and her health insurance with it, she was able to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-12/most-satisfied-health-care-l
Rants & Raves

...yourself if you think Jimmy Carter would have been better. New or increased taxes are a fact of life in this era of big government that we live in. The upcoming additional gasoline tax is targeted for funding road and bridge repairs that we need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-29/rants-raves
Government is too fat

...I don't judge people by their labels but by their labor.That said, let me agree with the Republican stand on big government. Big Brother is everywhere and involved in everything. Do we need circuit court, district court, magistrate court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-26/government-too-fat
Let feds regulate Internet

...Commission's ruling on net neutrality would be a big government grab on our freedom to use Internet as we do now...Chronicle isn't saying is that, while they are against big-government involvement in our lives and anything President Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-19/let-feds-regulate-intern
Jobs are not the answer

...This administration ? through its anti-business policies and unshakable devotion to capitalism-smothering big government ? can't create enough jobs for Americans. How is it supposed to improve economic opportunities for die-hard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-19/jobs-are-not-answer
Grovetown seventh-grader drafting second piece of legislation

...classmates. CJ, who identifies as a Republican "with strong Libertarian views," said this is not meant to be big-government controlling classrooms but rather a safeguard to prevent embarrassing episodes."This is not the state regulating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-16/grovetown-seventh-grader-
Don't gouge the public eye

...communities are mandating police officers wear body cameras, but in Texas, Villalba essentially is trying to put a big government hand in front of the public's lens.Remember the bystander video of police struggling with a breathless Eric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-24/dont-gouge-public-eye
Displeasure Cruz

...Democrat Lyndon Johnson, who would go on to create the ruinous Great Society programs that today embody the failure of big-government liberalism.Whichever conservative can survive the press to make it on the 2016 ticket should ensure that mistake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-23/displeasure-cruz
A 'Net loss

...ever-expanding amount of data quickly and reliably.Big-government progressives, backed by multibillion-dollar Silicon...heavy-handed intrusion into the marketplace.But big-government control freaks don't need a reason to stick it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/net-loss