Blanton became chairman of banking group Tuesday

...been in line for the chairmanship since his election as vice chairman two years ago.The association is the main advocacy group...Tuesday by the association.In 2014, as the group's vice chairman, Blanton testified before the House Subcommittee on...

Diverse experiences shape first Harrison chair at Medical College of Georgia

...niche in that world," Herline said. "It's an important niche, but it's a small niche."Herline is also the vice chairman of the Department of Surgery and is the associate director of the Digestive Health Center. He now applies his engineering...

Intelligence leaders to speak at Augusta cyber education summit

...Westmoreland is the chairman of the NSA and Cyber se cur ity Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Com mittee on Intelli gence, and Chambliss previously served as the vice chairman of the Senate Select Com mit tee on Intelligence.

Nasdaq center aims to build relationships with startups

...strength, and we also make advances in areas that may not have been our strength 10 years ago," said Bruce Aust, a vice chairman at Nasdaq who is also president of the new center. As an example, he said Nasdaq is now home to a number of airlines...

Xi says 'without reform' no progress for business in China

...countries, supporters say.Such treaties "can be a powerful catalyst for more economic growth," said Evan Feigenbaum, vice chairman of the Paulson Institute, which co-hosted the meeting.Representatives from Twitter, Facebook and Google were...

Chinese drywall suit and Chinese government agencies

...liable, it could still be difficult to get evidence."I think it'll be an uphill battle," said Dennis Shea, vice chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.The commission recently released a report about legal...

5 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Thursday

...rate that low, the Fed has tried to bolster the economy's recovery from the worst downturn since the 1930s.Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer has suggested that when the central bank does move, the increase will be a modest quarter-point...

Stay of execution for Georgia woman on death row denied by federal and state Supreme Courts

...of the board members weren't present for Tuesday morning's hearing and were listening in on a conference call. Vice Chairman Braxton Cotton is on a military assignment, and James Mills was dealing with his daughter's medical emergency...

GRU on probation after monkey death

...changes as a result of the findings, including installing a new director of veterinary services and a new chairman and vice chairman of a key committee that must approve the protocols for the use of lab animals in research to ensure they comply with animal...

Fed official says September rate hike 'less compelling'

...strong dollar and lower oil prices.Wall Street investors will turn their attention next to upcoming remarks by Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, who will speak Saturday at the annual gathering of Fed officials at Jackson Hole, Wyoming.