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Scuttlebiz: Telephone companies should add layer of protection to block robocalls

...GOLF CARS: Hub magazine, published by the Technology Association of Georgia, honored both of Augusta's golf car manufacturers. Two executives are listed as leaders in automotive or transportation innovation.Club Car's vice president of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/scuttlebiz-telephone-companies-shou
Georgia lawmakers vote as deadline nears

...deregulate limos, taxis and car services such as Uber and Lyft, which applauded the move. GEORGIA-MADE CARS: Car manufacturers based in Georgia would be exempt from competitive bidding for state agencies' business under a bill backed by all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-11/georgia-lawmakers-vote-deadli
Group says carmakers withhold information

...mechanics demanding more technical information from car manufacturers want U.S. legislators to step in to ensure their...The Washington-based organization has battled car manufacturers since 2000, claiming the automakers deliberately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/18/bus_3190.shtml
Business
Dealership law encourages competition

ATLANTA -- Georgia's car dealers claimed victory Wednesday after the state House voted to limit car manufacturers' ability to buy dealers out or open dealerships nearby. Supporters of the bill, which passed with a 127-48 vote, said it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/18/bus_253700.shtml
Business
Dealership law encourages competition

ATLANTA -- Georgia's car dealers claimed victory Wednesday after the state House voted to limit car manufacturers' ability to buy dealers out or open dealerships nearby. Supporters of the bill, which passed with a 127-48 vote, said it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/17/bus_253593.shtml
Business
Railroad industry fights to shape safety rules

...safety rules.Billions of dollars are riding on how these rules are written, and lobbyists from the railroads, tank car manufacturers and the oil, ethanol and chemical industries have met 13 times since March with officials at the White House and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-13/influence-game-shaping-rai
OSHA cites Thomson automotive parts manufacturer, staffing agency for safety violations

...receiving complaints alleging hazards within the workplace.HP Pelzer, a supplier of automotive parts for major car manufacturers, employs 256 workers at its Thomson plant ? 176 of which are temporary employees."HP Pelzer continues to put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-03/osha-cites-thomson-automot
Across the region

...20 acres near the state's border with Alabama.The plant will supply engineering plastic that will be used by car manufacturers across the country.Haley says Sheheen should drop clientsCOLUMBIA - Gov. Nikki Haley's campaign demanded Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-19/across-region
Letter: Vote liberals out of office

...European-style country. He has control of the people by making us dependent on the government for bank bailouts, car manufacturers' bailouts, health care, "un"-entitlements, various aid programs and the EBT cash card. Social Security is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-18/letter-vote-liberals-out
Obama administration drives ahead with new cleaner gas rule

...a car's pollution controls to effectively filter out emissions, resulting in cleaner air, the EPA says. For car manufacturers, stricter limits on tailpipe emissions will require engineering changes so that cars weed out more pollution.More...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-03/obama-administration-drive