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Five veterans to battle GOP

...Iraqi military in east Baghdad in 2006 and 2007. He is trying to unseat eight-term Rep. John Linder of Duluth. - Bill Gillespie, 44, of Tybee Island, a retired Army lieutenant colonel who was a senior logistician during the 2003 invasion of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/13/met_194881.shtml
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No play during August recess

...considering a challenge to the freshman. Mr. Kingston already has an announced Democratic opponent, retired Army officer Bill Gillespie. The eight-term congressman, though, is more focused on Iraq, where he spent last week. He is preparing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/13/met_139515.shtml
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Revenue near $500 million has lawmakers making plans

...million to spend when the Legislature returns to session next month, the state's chief economist said Monday. Bill Gillespie warned that last year's spike in state revenues is unlikely to be repeated this year. Revenues for fiscal year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/19/met_109091.shtml
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Sanford wants to give surplus to taxpayers

...were up 10 percent, more than twice the 4 percent the BEA had projected in May, according to the board. However, Bill Gillespie, the state's chief economist, said there's reason for caution. "We've got a slowdown going on, but we're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/10/met_103894.shtml
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Glint of good budget news expected from economic board

...first shot of good economic news in more than a year when it meets Thursday. Before Thursday's meeting, economist Bill Gillespie has been telling legislators that state tax collections are running more than $50 million ahead of projections since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/met_404318.shtml
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Some question benefit of tax holiday

...The lost revenue is a minor percentage of the $2 billion in sales taxes South Carolina collects each year, said Bill Gillespie, the state's senior economist. But in the face of South Carolina's continuing budget crisis, which has required...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/03/met_383000.shtml
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Aiken unemployment drops

...market, as college students come home for the summer and lookfor work. Not all signs point to an economic recovery. Bill Gillespie, the senior economist at the South Carolina Budget and Control Board, has forecast a slow turnaround, based in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/10/bus_380721.shtml
Business
Minibottle law stays in force

...the Hospitality Association of South Carolina. He points to a study conducted by the state's chief economist, Bill Gillespie of the South Carolina Board of Economic Advisors, that shows the change would lead to a slight increase in revenue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/22/met_379169.shtml
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Records show tax benefits

...benefit, even companies that cost more than they bring in through taxes can pass the state's cost-benefit test. Bill Gillespie, the economist who helped develop South Carolina's benefit analysis, said the state's model shows the wider...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/27/met_234400.shtml
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$110 million to go to business tax breaks

...they've begun filing more quarterly income tax returns and the average amount they're paying with is increasing, Bill Gillespie, the board's chief economist, said last month at a board meeting.Soaring gasoline prices are one of the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-05-10/110-million-go-business-tax-b
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