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Deadline looms for Panama Canal expansion dispute

...rocky slope on the banks of the Panama Canal, announcing to the world a massive...construction began, these ports and the Panama Canal Authority are facing the prospect...crucial day in the history of the Panama Canal and for us as a country that wants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-17/deadline-looms-panama-cana
Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...to deepen their harbors to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to begin arriving soon through an expanded Panama Canal. The Panama project's completion date, originally expected this October, has been pushed back to late 2015. Experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-09/deal-says-georgia-army-c
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...other East Coast ports, is scrambling to deepen its harbor to make room for supersized cargo ships expected once the Panama Canal finishes a major expansion. The Savannah project was granted a federal permit in 2012, but Washington has yet to fund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to travel with Vice President Joe Biden, seek funds for port expansion

...Vice President Joe Biden to the Panama Canal on Monday as Georgia officials...passing through the newly enlarged Panama Canal can load and unload goods locally...sailing across a newly deepened Panama Canal will stop in Georgia. A review...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-16/atlanta-mayor-kasim-reed-trav
US won't intervene in nuclear waste shipment through Panama Canal

...radioactive nuclear waste through the Panama Canal, en route to Japan, a State Department...including shipments through the Panama Canal -- the upcoming shipment would...France on Jan. 23, go through the Panama Canal and on to Japan. Spokesmen for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/tec_220553.shtml
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Retired Panama Canal CEO says expansion will benefit East Coast, Gulf most

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. - The recently retired head of the Panama Canal Author ity said Tuesday that Amer ican exports ranging from Gulf of Mexico crude oil to Mid wes tern grain to natural gas from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-18/retired-panama-canal-ceo-says
Fears tragedy over Panama Canal

The date is here. The Panama Canal has been given away. This should not have taken place, had President...Panamanians. The unrest and instability in the region of the Panama Canal will be the cause of it. R. W. Waters, Hephzibah

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/19/edi_278571.shtml
Editorials
Sees China as threat in Panama Canal

Allowing China to assume control of the Panama Canal is another shot in the proverbial foot of U.S. national interests. China has been making subtle nuclear, trade and now strategic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/04/edi_276632.shtml
Editorials
Fears turnover of Panama Canal

... On Dec. 31, the Panama Canal will be handed over to Panama, which in turn has already agreed to hand over complete control to the Hutchison-Whampoa Company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/01/edi_271030.shtml
Editorials
Former Sen. Howard Baker Jr. famous for Watergate, dies at 88-years-old

...two seminal environmental laws: the Clean Air Act and the Clean Water Act. Baker also supported the controversial Panama Canal Treaties, championed by Democratic President Jimmy Carter.Bipartisan Policy Center's Co-founder and former Senator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26/ex-sen-howard-baker-dies