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Lost and found

...let you forget this unethical one-two punch in the gut:? IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, with a straight face, told Congress under oath that potentially incriminating emails in a white-hot investigation were lost, and backups didn't exist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/los-and-found
US economic growth in fourth quarter revised down to 2.2 percent

...some analysts believe.The unemployment has fallen to 5.7 percent.Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, testifying to Congress this week, listed stronger wage growth as one of the elements the central bank is looking for before deciding to start raising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/us-economic-growth-fourth-
A 'Net loss

...regulation, where "neutrality" means disrupting free markets and where "openness" flows from rules drafted in secret.Congress needs to act, and soon, to change the laws that enabled the FCC to adopt these Orwellian rules.Between a free-market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/net-loss
GOP lawmakers accuse Federal Reserve chief of political bias

...during her second day of testimony to Congress.After she gave her semiannual economic...legislation that would expand the ability of Congress to audit the Fed's operations. They...tability Office, the auditing arm of Congress, to audit the Fed's decisions on interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/gop-lawmakers-accuse-feder
Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...1993, the authority issued a comprehensive master plan, outlining the canal's development potential. In 1996, the US Congress designated the Augusta Canal as a National Heritage Area. In the 21st century, the Augusta Canal is once again a source...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/augusta-canal
Members of Congress ask Roger Goodell to take strong stance on domestic violence

WASHINGTON - Two members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-24/members-congress-ask-roger-go
Regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

...on Internet access, although that bill expires in October. While Congress is expected to renew that legislation, it's conceivable that states could eventually push Congress for the ability to tax Internet service now that it has been deemed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/regulators-ok-net-neutrali
TJ Maxx, Marshalls follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

...private employer with 1.3 million workers, to start entry wages at $15 per hour. Pres i dent Obama is endorsing a bill in Congress that includes a proposed increase in the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour, while several states are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/tj-maxx-marshalls-follow-w
Defiant Obama vetoes Keystone XL oil pipeline bill

...WASHINGTON - Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Obama rejected a bill Tuesday...the politically charged issue back to Congress.TransCanada, the company proposing...and not a hoax. Republican leaders in Congress delayed sending the bill to the White...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-24/defiant-obama-vetoes-keystone-xl-oi
Get war wording right

...Be it resolved as of (date) the Congress of the United States in joint assembly...political support or financing."Congress will establish a joint committee to oversee...automatically renew every year until Congress votes to terminate it or the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-23/get-war-wording-right