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Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughter's book reveals private life of James Brown

...members are Steven Bryant, Nigel Lawrence, John Henry and Warren Brown. MORRIS BLUEGRASS SERIES CONTINUES: Next up on the bill of the Morris Museum of Art's Budweiser True Music Southern Soul and Song series will be Robin and Linda Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-01/ramblin-rhodes-daught
California becomes first state to ban single-use plastic bags at grocery, convenience stores

...said in a statement.Padilla, the bill's author, said Californians would...representing paper bag makers, says the bill unfairly penalizes consumers who use...to the concerns about job losses, the bill includes $2 million in loans for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-30/california-becomes-first-s
She's happy about this?

...the fact that this country is in the worst financial state in its history with more debt, fewer people working to pay the bills, an exploding welfare state and a border that's been left unsecured.Until this all implodes ? like it's done with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-26/shes-happy-about
Program will help freed inmates with return

...tremendously by community engagement," Neal said. "So that's what we've done over the last (nine) months. (Since the bill was passed in January) we've done stakeholder meetings in Richmond County with law enforcement and district attorneys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-25/program-will-help-free
South Carolina's newest third party launches ballot initiative

...sign the petition, regardless of whether they voted in the last election, under the proposal. But the specifics of the bill, including what conduct could trigger a recall, would be worked out during the legislative process, Rex said.Lawmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-25/south-carolina
Overdue for an audit

...12 regional banks within one year.The bill, sponsored by U.S. Rep. Paul...support 333-92.It was a version of the bill introduced in 2012 by former U.S...the November midterms.Broun said the bill will help "usher in a new era of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-22/overdue-audit
Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

...Congress passed legislation late last week authorizing the military to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels. Obama signed the bill into law Friday, providing $500 million for the U.S. to train about 5,000 rebels over the next year.U.S. leaders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-09-22/pentagon-us-partners-begin-ai
Bottom Line

...That's why state Sen. Don Balfour, R-Snellville, has sponsored a bill targeting food-benefit fraud. One of the bill's features requires simply adding photos to food-stamp cards.In one of the largest food-stamp fraud cases, back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-23/bottom-line
Books with Impact: Early Retirement Extreme

...many people have put themselves in a financial state where they need that high level of income in order to keep paying the bills, so a career switch is simply unviable. Stuff and Status lock-in means that you've become accustomed to a certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-09-22/books-imp
John Barrow, Joe Wilson support bill to train Syrians; Paul Broun does not

...the training operation against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, also known as ISIL, or ISIS.The Senate passed the bill late Thursday."We can't ignore the threat posed by ISIS, but we have no business doing the Iraqi people's fighting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-09-19/john-barrow-joe-wilson-support-