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Avoid the VAT and embrace the Fair Tax

...argument was specious and a response to the panic of losing power.Read about the Fair Tax, then ask your political representatives what the Fair Tax truly is. If they don't know in this day and time, they are poor representatives indeed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-05-15/avoid-vat-and-embrace-fa
Letters
Georgia wants a foreign affair

...them for lunch. Lumpkin County Commissioner Steve Gooch assigned speaking parts to the various business and political representatives, making sure that all of the area's assets would get mentioned during the fried-chicken luncheon. In Young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/12/bus_344283.shtml
Business
EMS workers aim to save jobs

...and east central Georgia territory. "We support our employees' constitutional right to consult with their political representatives," Mr. Doss said. The Augusta Commission, for the third time in three weeks, will take up the issue of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/03/met_323454.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Devoted leader remembered

...comfortable in his presence. ... That explains his success." State Sen. Don Cheeks, D-Augusta, one of the political representatives at the service, was, along with several local judges and officials, an honorary pallbearer. "I thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/05/met_298861.shtml
Metro
Improve open meetings

...politicians. That's why we need open meetings laws - so citizens can monitor the reasoning and actions of their political representatives. Georgia and South Carolina both have sunshine laws requiring state and local governing bodies to meet where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/11/edi_291064.shtml
Editorials | Aiken City Council | Aiken County Board of Education | Aiken County Council
Tea parties are symptom of outrage

...What Greenbaum, Newt Gingrich and Paul Broun, other long-time political participants and even our own political representatives, along with the liberal media, do not understand is that this is about the failure of the two major parties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/24/let_521486.shtml
Letters
Liberians hungry in Taylor territory

...Geneva said they hoped both sides would open Monrovia's divided lines to refugees and aid. "But speaking to political representatives is one thing. Getting access on the ground is another," said Christoph Harnisch, head of the agency's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/09/wor_383670.shtml
World
Government agencies can become self-perpetuating evils

...As I viewed a congressional hearing concerning the operation of the Hanford DOE facility, and watched each political representative pick up a figurative rock, to find maggots squirming beneath, I came to realize that although Congress can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/05/let_374706.shtml
Letters
Competition & the farmer

...done? This newspaper has long championed competition on a level playing field. Consumers and their elected political representatives must continue to pressure the regulatory authorities at the state and federal level to break up monopolies by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/14/op_312815.shtml
Opinion columns
Washington undercuts safe meats

...My recommendation for anyone who enjoys a hamburger or a handful of chicken McNuggets is to contact their political representative today. The way your food is inspected is under legislated attack at this moment in Washington. Tom Roberts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/31/edi_294131.shtml
Editorials