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Few problems found at Canadian Internet pharmacies, GAO report says

...United States, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Thailand and seven other countries were testifying Thursday to a Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee. Prominent opponents of imported drugs also were to testify. In contrast to orders filled in Canada...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/19/liv_419422.shtml
Life & style
SEC chairman says agency found abuses at day-trading firms

...as Congress took its first look at the risky practice of electronic day-trading. The hearing by the Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee on investigations occurred six weeks after exasperated trader Mark Barton shot and killed nine people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/17/bus_270410.shtml
Business
Web provides new forms for fraud

...Ellsworth, Maine, and an investor fleeced in another case planned to testify Monday at a hearing of the Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee on investigations. The Internet "has offered consumers substantially greater access to financial information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/22/tec_256969.shtml
XXX Technology
Mutual fund whistleblower tells of beating; fund fees denounced

...before the SEC staff met with him, for about an hour and a half, he testified at the hearing of the Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee. I "could not believe that the SEC was not acting on what I believed any reasonable regulator would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/29/fin_402657.shtml
Finance
Kathy Starrett: Atlanta tragedy highlights dangers of day-trading, need for new rules

...a U.S. Senate hearing on day trading. COMMENTED SUSAN M. Collins, R-Maine, chairwoman of the Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee panel, "Very few Americans would think it prudent to quit their jobs or to cash in their retirement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/27/op_271491.shtml
Opinion columns
Additional business news

...growing instances of Internet fraud with limited resources, top officials said Tuesday at a hearing of the Senate Governmental Affairs subcommittee on investigations. "We're going to continue to be vigilant," promised Richard Walker, the Securities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/24/bus_257077.shtml
Business
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