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State legislators won't push bill giving mayor more power this session

...month remaining in the legislative session."I think we need a lot, lot more conversation around that," said Rep. Barbara Sims, R-Augusta. "The timing is not right."Davis shocked Augusta commission members and all but his closest circle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-28/state-legislators-wont-p
Lawmakers push Augusta Canal funding

...resolution Thursday to urge Congress to extend federal funding for the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area.Rep. Barbara Sims, R-Augusta, is the primary sponsor of House Resolution 419 which urges Congress to renew the funding. The defense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-20/lawmakers-push-augusta-c
Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

...petitions and write letters, or more importantly, call members of the Augusta legislative delegation, naming reps. Barbara Sims, Gloria Frazier, Wayne Howard, Brian Prince and Earnest Smith and sens. Jesse Stone, Bill Jackson and Harold Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-24/davis-pitches-strong-may
Augusta-area business leaders press state officials on transportation

...While they were in town, they also made sure they raised their apprehensions about the funding proposal.But Rep. Barbara Sims warned that local concerns were likely to have little impact, at least early in the legislative discussions of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-02-10/augusta-area-business-leaders-p
Augusta delegation selects bipartisan leadership

...re-elect Rep. Wayne Howard as chairman.Howard, an Augusta Democrat, has held the post for several sessions. Rep. Barbara Sims, an Augusta Republican was elected vice chairwoman, and Sen. Harold Jones, a freshman Democrat from Augusta, won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/augusta-delegation-selec
Azziz June 30 resignation accepted

...source of debate in Augusta, will not change."The board has already decided that," he said Thursday morning.Rep. Barbara Sims, R-Augusta, said Azziz was hired to perform a mission and he has."I humbly and truly think he is a visionary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-15/azziz-turns-resignation-lett
Middle-schooler C.J. Pearson engaging the political process

...in the Senate and expects sponsorship in both chambers from state Republican legislators Ben Harbin, Barry Fleming, Barbara Sims, Josh McKoon, Rusty Kidd and others, he said.While Young Georgians in Government, currently with teen field representatives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-03/middle-schooler-cj-pears
Commissioner: Discuss giving administrator authority to hire and fire

...the U.S. Army Cyber Command at the meeting.Some delegation members won't be attending, including Republicans Barbara Sims and Bill Jackson. "Hopefully, a lot will attend and we'll have some good conversation," Howard said.The meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-07/commissioner-discuss-giv
You remembered: Broad Street on Christmas

...Cullum's, Goldberg's and Davison's.Dinner at The Tavern with lots of friends on Friday nights. Great memories.? Barbara Sims SHOPPING TRIP DOWNTOWNI am fortunate to have many fond downtown memories. In the mid- to late '50s. My Mom would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-21/you-remembered-broad-street-
State court judge urges support to restore 'tolling' on misdemeanor sentences

...Democratic state Reps. Wayne Howard, Brian Prince and Gloria Frazier; Democratic Sen. Harold Jones and Republican Rep. Barbara Sims.Rep. Earnest Smith and Sens. Jesse Stone, Bill Jackson and Hardie Davis did not attend the delegation meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-15/state-court-judge-urge