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Georgia state workers, teachers pay more for health care

...group TRAGIC, which was founded last year by teachers and their spouses to fight rising out-of-pocket health insurance costs."This report confirms what the teachers and state employees of TRAGIC have been saying since January 2014," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/georgia-state-workers-teacher
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...engines with its 500-cubic-inch V-8."Sadly, several things (such as stringent EPA requirements, rising insurance costs, the '73 Arab?Israeli War and subsequent oil embargo) occurred that led to the demise of big cars and their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-06-18/what-it
Health insurance costs outpace wage gains

...typically cover most of the health insurance bill for their workers, and the actual change a worker sees in health insurance costs can vary greatly.Some employers absorb cost increases for their workers. Rate changes also depend on where the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-20/health-insurance-costs-out
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...federal emissions and safety standards and skyrocketing insurance costs, horsepower had been cut from all manufacturers and...emissions regulations and the always-escalating insurance costs for the under-30 male owners who typically drove...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-02-19/what-it
Reforms slow premiums but employees pay more

...states, employees in the South faced the highest cost burden, the group noted."Unlike housing costs, with health insurance costs there is not that much variation across the country," Schoen said. "Health insurance is expensive no matter where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-07/reforms-slow-premiums-employ
Insurance costs to increase

...plan during the recent legislative session covered only this year's deficit and won't help curb future health insurance costs. A preferred-provider organization approved by the Board of Regents will give employees another health care option...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/10/met_288135.shtml
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Homeowners face skyrocketing insurance costs in hurricane areas

...threat itself that's pushing them out, but soaring insurance costs - $1,000 a year for a homeowners' policy and an...Mexico. "It's beyond your comprehension, the insurance costs here," Ryan said. "It's just funny, because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/02/fin_417563.shtml
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South Carolina workers could get break in health insurance costs

...was too difficult to administer and enforce.Incentives are another way to accomplish the goal of cutting health insurance costs, Ryberg said.His amendment was part of a larger bill that expands who's eligible to participate in the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-19/south-carolina-workers-could-
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Rising employee health insurance costs prompts Augusta Commission to consider self-insurance

In an effort to contain employee health insurance costs, which run about $20 million a year, Augusta is looking to assume more risk and become self-insured.Lisa Kelley of Wells...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-23/rising-employee-health-i
S.C. insurance reform need

...state lawmakers to do something to bring down vehicle insurance costs, among the highest in the South. The state's system...of "pain and suffering" awards that drive up auto insurance costs - and lines the pockets of predatory lawyers. New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/01/op_203436.shtml
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