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Georgia legislator, governor undecided on how to fund road work

...about it tomorrow."Deal followed House Speaker David Ralston and Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle in addressing the Georgia Chamber of Commerce's annual Eggs and Issues breakfast in which 2,200 business and political leaders attended. The organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-13/georgia-legislator-gover
Business, consumer advocates push legislative issues

...transportation funding, one of the most discussed issues before this session of the General Assembly. The Georgia Chamber of Commerce and most local chapters rank roads as their top priority, arguing that traffic congestion is costly to them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-17/business-co
Slim support for Ga. tax hike

...the needed time to deal with it, and they don't understand why business groups are so focused on it."The Georgia Chamber of Commerce and many local affiliates are pushing for an increase in transportation funding, saying traffic delays hurt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-09/slim-support-ga-tax-hike
Georgia communities tout veterans in workforce sales pitch

...getting those qualified workers out of the military and into the workforce," said Chris Clark, president of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.Often, the veterans have gained the desired skills in the military, so Georgia has recently streamlined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-26/georgia-communities-tout-vet
Majority of Georgia voters back raising minimum wage, exit poll shows

...dominate its primary elections oppose raising the minimum wage. Powerful business lobbying interests such as the Georgia Chamber of Commerce also oppose it. However, the moderates that Republicans need to win general elections tend to favor raising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-08/majority-georgia-voters-ba
No quick solution to Georgia highway woes

...bullet," said Seth Millican, executive director of the Georgia Transportation Alliance, a branch of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.Alan Essig, executive director of the Georgia Budget and Policy Institute -- a leftward-leaning think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-14/no-quick-solution-georgia-
Michelle Nunn attacks David Perdue in U.S. Senate debate

...since Nunn won the Democratic nomination in May and Perdue took the Republican nomination in a July runoff. The Georgia Chamber of Commerce, the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and the Georgia News Network organized the debate in Macon and broadcast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-08
Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - The aquifer that coastal Georgia relies on for its drinking water was considered so pristine that state lawmakers once declared it off-limits to well drillers looking for a place to stash extra water. Not anymore.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-lets-expire-15-year-b
Randy Burnette

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Randy Burnette, a native of Greenville, SC, died at the age of 73 in Atlanta, GA on October 5th. He attended Parker High School in Greenville, where he served as Student Body President, was voted Most Likely to Succeed, Best

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172770043
Georgia Chamber President and CEO Chris Clark urges business leaders to look within state borders

Georgia Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Chris Clark shared his recipe for adding jobs and growing the state economy during a Tuesday luncheon at Augusta Technical College.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-08/georgia-cha