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A valid veto

...that civil rights groups called a "gift" to the private probation industry.This page favors privatization of government services where it is appropriate. But we can't support giving judiciary-like authority to private firms whose profits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-06/valid-veto
Want to set off a federal debt bomb? Keep letting our kids pay the IOUs

...our tax dollars. DO WE PAY TOO much for these government services? Too little? Should we reduce their cost...choices. Frozen in partisan positions not to reduce government services or not increase taxes, too many citizens believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-27/want-set-federal
Involuntary servitude

...closer supervision by courts.This page has long been in favor of privatization in appropriate circumstances. Many government services could be delivered less expensively and more effectively by the private sector.However, the privatization of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-10/involuntary-servitude
Disparity exists in Augusta's property tax system

...tax districts in which property owners pay for government services in two distinct and, at times, unequal ways...Urban Services District was created to pay for government services "not furnished" in the suburban areas. The taxes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-15/disparity-exists-augusta
Firm to relocate to Aiken

AIKEN -- Westinghouse Government Services Co. is expected to announce...submarines. Westinghouse Government Services was formed after last year's...new company, Westinghouse Government Services now essentially has no headquarters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/27/met_281084.shtml
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Aiken's corporate coup

...city of Aiken scored by recruiting Westinghouse Government Services to locate its corporate offices there. Strong...there's the prestige factor: Westinghouse Government Services employs 14,500 workers in 33 states and oversees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/04/edi_281362.shtml
Editorials
Growth pays for budget increase

...more in taxes this year, most of the increase in government services will be funded by growth. Growth in new homes...is very, very nominal to cover the increase in government services from last year to this year." The county's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/29/met_386725.shtml
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Feds force SRS parent to rebid

...for the Energy Department. Washington Group's government-services arm is building a $6 million headquarters in...Schwallie, president of Washington Group's government-services arm. "We are confident that after all is said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/15/tec_300976.shtml
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Defense service company to be based in Aiken

AIKEN -- Westinghouse Government Services Co. is expected to announce...submarines. Westinghouse Government Services was formed after last year's...new company, Westinghouse Government Services now essentially has no headquarters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/27/bus_281047.shtml
Business
Deficit to dominate debate

...Assembly will be dominated by a debate over what government services to eliminate or cut back as lawmakers grapple with...of lagging tax collections and rising demand for government services, both effects from the recession. Revenues in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/10/met_562678.shtml
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