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Sunday news shows guests

Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" - Sens. John Breaux, D-La., and Trent Lott, R-Miss.; Democratic presidential candidates Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, Al Sharpton and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/30/tel_396911.shtml
Television
Panel hears ideas for consumption taxes

...money earned or money spent, leading one member to say that a hybrid should be considered. "It has merit," said John Breaux, a former senator from Louisiana and the panel's Democratic vice chairman. The discussion of income taxes and consumption...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/18/bus_443425.shtml
Business
Bush pushing for changes to U.S. tax code

...taxpayers more fairly," Bush said at the end of a White House meeting with former Sens. Connie Mack, R-Fla., and John Breaux, D-La., the leaders of a nine-member panel the president appointed Friday to recommend reforms to the tax code...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/08/bus_439311.shtml
Business
Column: Price controls are wrong way to help seniors get the medicines they need

...drug benefit and to ask hard questions about whether the various proposals meet those goals. In the words of Sen. John Breaux, D-La., co-chairman of the Bipartisan Commission on Medicare, "Prescription drugs are as important today as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/op_265059.shtml
Opinion columns
Greenspan touts consumption tax

...a national sales tax came up last fall during the presidential election. The panel's vice chairman, former Sen. John Breaux, D-La., said it was important that the Fed chief asserted income and consumption taxes could work together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/04/bus_446224.shtml
Business
Insurance lobby, AMA diverge on patients' bill

...than federal court to have a backlog of cases. Sens. John Breaux, D-La., and Bill Frist, R-Tenn., a former heart...to state limits and caps. The bill pushed by Sens. John Breaux and Bill Frist would limit suits to federal court, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/27/met_315512.shtml
Metro
Democrats to lose five to retirement

...their grip on the Senate. Of the 11 Democrats representing the South, barely half will remain after 2004. Leaving are John Breaux of Louisiana; John Edwards of North Carolina; Bob Graham of Florida; Fritz Hollings of South Carolina; and Zell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/18/met_401515.shtml
Metro
Next president needs a bipartisan cabinet

...appointments such as Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh, Nebraska Sen. Ben Nelson, South Carolina Rep. John Spratt, or former Sens. John Breaux, Bob Graham and Gary Hart. SURELY THE largest lesson from the current administration is that our national interests...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/02/op_467978.shtml
Opinion columns
Panel warned against combining income, consumption taxes

...face significant problems making the transition to such a system. The panel's vice chairman, former Louisiana Sen. John Breaux, has said a hybrid between taxes on income and taxes on spending has merit and should be studied carefully. Greenstein...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/24/bus_448231.shtml
Business
State of the Union speech text

...wages. During the 1990s, my predecessor, President Clinton, spoke of increasing the retirement age. Former Sen. John Breaux suggested discouraging early collection of Social Security benefits. The late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan recommended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/03/met_441755.shtml
Metro