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Ga. pipeline practices changed over time

...Iowa Law Review article, "Transporting Oil and Gas: U.S. Infrastructure Challenges...Inch and Little Big Inch running from Texas oil wells through refineries in the Midwest...effort.Federal eminent domain authority for oil pipelines expired in 1943, and condemnation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-20/ga-pipeline-practices-change
Black lawmakers celebrate legislative gains

...agreed to include sickle cell anemia among diseases approved for treatment with cannabis oil. Georgia is the only state that allows medical use of cannabis oil for sickle cell, a hereditary condition that mainly affects blacks."The battle to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/black-lawmakers-celebrat
A small victory for fliers: summer domestic fares fall $2.01

...percent, higher than it was in 2012. European trips are $60, or 3.9 percent, more exp ensive.Travelers can thank lower oil prices and more seats on planes for keeping this summer's airfare in check.Airlines at the start of the year paid $2.13...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-20/small-victory-fliers-summe
Governor signs medical marijuna bill

...disorders can now legally possess cannabis oil in Georgia after Gov. Nathan Deal signed...legislation Thursday.How they will purchase the oil, however, could still be problematic...families who had fled Georgia to get the oil in other states where it is legal, notably...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-16/governor-signs-medical-marij
Fed survey finds US economy growing at moderate pace

...value of the dollar and a big plunge in oil prices were having adverse effects on some...the dollar.The report found that falling oil prices were giving consumers more money...energy companies, cutting investments in oil and gas drilling. Multiple districts reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-15/fed-survey-finds-us-econom
Delta's 1Q profit rises on more traffic, lower fuel prices

...operationally.The strong U.S. dollar and low oil prices are hurting ticket sales in some...percent.Analysts are concerned that falling oil prices have tempted airlines to add too...against fuel price spikes. That helps when oil prices rise, but hedging contracts lose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-15/deltas-1q-profit-rises-mor
Rants & Raves

...look 80, and heaven forbid, if she should become president, she'd look 100 at the end of four years. There is not enough Oil of Olay to fix that. THANK YOU TO Miss Alma Jones, a nurse at University Hospital, who made my upcoming open-heart surgery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/rants-raves
More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week

...made U.S. exports more expensive overseas, cutting into sales and weighing on factory production. Lower oil prices have also caused oil and gas drillers to order less steel pipe and other drilling equipment.Factory output ticked up 0.1 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-16/more-americans-sought-unem
Greek 'day of reckoning' shakes stock markets

...percent, a record low, according to Tradeweb.The price of oil fell nearly 3 percent Friday on a slowdown in the reduction of...gasoline fell 0.5 cent to close at $1.930 a gallon.- Heating oil fell 2.6 cents to close at $1.882 a gallon.- Natural gas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/greek-day-reckoning-shakes
How do you get the governor to sign your bill? (Be polite)

...monitor social media as a way to gauge public opinion. However, they're not blind to it."Just a few years ago, the cannabis oil bill would have generated much controversy, but public opinion showed strong support building for this change as Georgians learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-17/how-do-you-get-governor-