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God should guide vote

...you get the point.Also, it seems people still want to talk about George W. Bush, so I'll join in. The U.S. government under the guidance of Bush made a huge mistake going to Iraq, but constantly talking about it won't make things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-27/god-should-guide-vote
LifeLock identity protection company misled customers on security, Feds say

NEW YORK - The U.S. government says identity theft protection company LifeLock is misleading consumers about the level of protection it provides, violating a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-21/lifelock-identity-protecti
Airlines carve US into markets dominated by 1 or 2 carriers

...deregulation in 1978 - when fliers had even fewer choices and paid higher fares than they do now. Back then, the U.S. government controlled which airlines flew to which cities and how much they could charge. Competition intensified in the 1980s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-14/airlines-carve-us-markets-
Business news

$51.8 billion budget surplus recordedWASHINGTON - The U.S. government ran a budget surplus in June, leaving the budget deficit so far this year running under last year's level.The Treasury Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/business-news
Beneath the bluntness

...criminal aliens ? 27 percent ? made up the federal prison population between 2001 and 2004, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office.Nationwide, the cost of housing criminal illegal immigrants ? the vast majority of whom are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-07/beneath-bluntness
US stock indexes regain some ground as investors follow Greek debt saga

...until there was greater clarity on the losses the firms could face.Investors were also looking forward to the U.S. government's monthly jobs report, which will be published on Thursday. A strong report is likely to increase investors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/us-stock-indexes-regain-so
Ford, Mazda issue safety recalls because of Takata air bags

...side inflators.The vehicles are equipped with air bag inflators made by Takata Corp.Last month Takata and the U.S. government agreed to double the number of inflators it recalled to 33.8 million. The increase made it the largest auto recall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-06-12/auto-recalls
Rants & Raves

...IN 1913 DELAWARE ratified the 16th Amendment to the Constitution establishing the income tax. Before this, the U.S. government was funded primarily by tariffs. The first income tax having been a 2 percent temporary Civil War tax that ended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-11/rants-raves
U.S. Rep. Wilson seeks unified cyberattack measure

...bill, with a full report due in 360 days."Recent cyberattacks targeting personal data of American citizens and U.S. government websites make it clear ? cyber is a new domain of warfare," Wilson said in a statement. "These cyberattacks are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-09/us-rep-wilson-seeks-unif
General Motors, Subaru models added to massive Takata air bag recall

...vehicles to the growing list of models being recalled by 11 automakers due to potentially exploding air bags.The U.S. government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released the model information on Friday. The vehicles are equipped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-29/general-motors-subaru-mode