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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
Congressmen seek House support for Savannah harbor

...imposed 15 years ago.Savannah has the fourth-busiest port for container cargo in the U.S. Savannah is scrambling to deepen its harbor to make room for supersized ships expected to arrive via an expanded Panama Canal as early as next year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-02/congressmen-seek-house-suppor
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
Working without a 'Net

...not since President Carter's 1977 giveaway of the Panama Canal ? another U.S.-envisioned, U.S.-financed...Obama equivalent of Carter's decision to give away the Panama Canal ? only with possibly much worse consequences."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-30/working-without-net
GOP Senate candidates debate port, flood insurance

...recent weeks that could delay construction from starting this year. Timing is critical because an expansion of the Panama Canal is expected to send supersized cargo ships to the East Coast as soon as 2015.But the two candidates running as Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-29/gop-senate-can
Georgia harbor project in 'regulatory purgatory,' Deal says

...scrambling to deepen its busy shipping channel to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to arrive after the Panama Canal completes a major expansion in 2015. Georgia officials are pushing hard to start dredging this year along the 30-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/georgia-harbor-project-regula
Rants & Raves

...games never end when their scheduled time is up? They have more timeouts than Obama. PRESIDENT CARTER gives away the Panama Canal and now President Obama gives away the Internet. We the citizens and taxpayers funded and built both of these, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-26/rants-raves
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
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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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
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