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Former Denver mayor speaks at chamber's annual meeting

...Group International, which works with businesses and cities on economic development and convention center projects, and other consulting...oversee in Denver totaled about $7 billion. Many of Denver's economic development projects relied on private-public partnerships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-26/former-denv
Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...8, 2015 Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009 Hospitals Augusta's sizable medical community is among the region's largest economic growth sectors, including Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta's third-largest employer. The market's...

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Deke Copenhaver | The Augusta Chronicle

...election to a full term in November 2006 with 65 percent of the vote. In his 2006 campaign, Mr. Copenhaver focused heavily on economic development and creating more cohesiveness among commissioners. He said at the time that his victory showed he had broad-based...

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Augusta businessman named to state economic board

...was appointed to serve on the state's economic development board.Gov. Nathan Deal...Hatcher to serve on the Georgia Board of Economic Development.Hatcher serves on the board...Fellowship Network.The Georgia Department of Economic Development plans and manages state resources...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-23/augusta-businessman-named-
GOP lawmakers accuse Federal Reserve chief of political bias

...day of testimony to Congress.After she gave her semiannual economic report, GOP lawmakers on the House Financial Services Committee...issues they will be facing at international gatherings.In her economic report, Yellen gave the same summary she delivered Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/gop-lawmakers-accuse-feder
Glitch causes delay in federal energy assistance to some elderly Augustans

...to distribute federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program funds to those who qualify.In Richmond County, the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority opens the application process to the elderly in November and to the general low-income population in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-25/glitch-causes-delay-federal-
Initiatives aim to boost downtown retail sector

...Augusta-Richmond County Library, 823 Telfair St.At the meeting, Penix will cover about 10 topics, ranging from local economic engines to changing the social environment downtown.Penix, a downtown resident, said he also will look at Aiken, Birmingham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-24/initiatives
Haley opposes $500 million borrowing bill

...money with federal aid and borrowing.The biggest single chunk on the measure's list, $60 million, goes to the state's economic development agency for water and sewer projects."We've got plenty of raw dirt that's just not suitable to put industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-25/haley-opposes-500-millio
TJ Maxx, Marshalls follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

...minimum wage but not much more. In fact, more than half of retail workers make $10 or less, according to David Cooper of The Economic Policy Institute.According to the most recent government data, the average that hourly retail workers in a non-supervisory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/tj-maxx-marshalls-follow-w
Yellen reiterates Fed's patience in raising rates

...inflation is too low.In her semiannual economic report to Congress, Yellen sought to...keep financial markets calm and maintain economic growth.To some private economists...Americans.Yellen noted that foreign economic developments posed risks to the U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/yellen-reiterates-feds-pat