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Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...the Augusta Factory were the first of many factories that would eventually line the canal. In 1989, the Georgia State Legislature created the Augusta Canal Authority, the body that has jurisdiction over the canal today. In 1993, the authority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/augusta-canal
Time for more recalls?

...judicial branches of federal government use the Constitution and its principles as toilet tissue. Our national and state legislatures are filled with people whose only discernible activity is getting re-elected, spending hundred of millions of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-13/time-more-recalls
Taxes can be destructive

...addition to these local taxes, our wonderful Republican state legislature and governor have approved a 26-cent-per-gallon...companies that are at fault. Just look to your own state legislature and governor.By the way, I am a Ronald Reagan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-21/taxes-can-be-destructive
Have video ready to roll

...unrest.At a time when police across the country are incredibly fighting to keep body cams off their uniforms, the state legislatures of Georgia and South Carolina should be applauded for passing pro-camera legislation this year.Neither bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-30/have-video-ready-roll
A quiet morning in Baltimore

...Baltimore and Gray's family at noon Wednesday and to "draw public attention to 17 police accountability bills the state legislature failed to pass during the recent legislative session."In an interview broadcast Wednesday on "The Steve Harvey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-29/quiet-morning-baltimore
State tuition increases tough on students

...new academic programs, higher tuition at Georgia's state colleges and universities is a result of years of the state Legislature cutting funds to the higher education budget.Even when the state increased higher education funding by 3 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-18/state-tuition-increases-t
Ramblin' Rhodes: Bates' ?'Me and Conway' ?is worth listen

...member of the North Augusta City Council, former deputy clerk of Aiken County and former member of the South Carolina state legislature who was the composing room foreman of The Chronicle in the 1930s. STARS COMING TO NEWBERRY: Coming to the Newberry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-11/ramblin-rhodes-bates-
Georgia Senate passes ride sharing bill that apparently will let Uber, Lyft keep operating

...said Uber spokesman Taylor Bennett. "This is a huge step for riders and drivers in Georgia and confirms that the state legislature overwhelmingly stands for innovation and greater choice and opportunity."Another ride sharing bill, HB 190...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-26/georgia-senate-passes-ride
Big bills to view public documents discourage public access

...deter those making requests.Following complaints from Tennessee's school boards association, a proposal in the state Legislature would allow agencies to charge for anything more than one hour of time fulfilling records requests. Current law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/big-bills-view-public-do
Linda Womack

...performers. She also received the National Management Achievement Award. Linda represented Warner-Lambert before state legislatures, boards of pharmacy, medicine, and on pharmaceutical and consumer products issues. She also served as the Chair...

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