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Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...got rid of it back in 2001, after it dominated Georgia's flag from 1956 for the next 45 years." he said. Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, agreed that because Georgia removed the Confederate battle symbol from its flag in 2001 and shifted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-23/georgia-state-flags-confedera
Georgia 'religious freedom' bill stalls in committee

...to provide for people acting on their religious beliefs."This is the amendment which will gut this bill," Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, said before the vote on Jacobs' amendment. He urged other Republicans on the panel "not to do something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-26/georgia-religious-freedo
Ga. House passes fireworks bill

...South Carolina don't know that it's illegal to own fireworks," said Rep. Alan Powell, R-Hartwell.Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, said it's difficult to cross the state line without encountering a fireworks store on the other side...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-09/fireworks-legal-ga-house
Ga. road-funding vote shows split

...enacted a regional sales tax for transportation in 2013. But others representing those areas backed the bill.Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, opposed it because he wanted to protect his constituents from having their tax burden increased again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-06/ga-road-funding-vote-sho
Bill for Todd Gurley is last passed Friday

...to sell his autograph was not punished, and that is the reason for this bill," said the bill's author, Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem.A 2003 law allows colleges to sue one of their own alumni whose actions harm the whole school's eligibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/bill-todd-gurley-last-pa
Deal signs 'Todd Gurley bill'

...that ? arranged for the signature sales and then tried to sell the story to the highest media bidder, state Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, started thinking about a bill to prevent future shenanigans."That's what really got most people's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-07/deal-signs-todd-gurley-b
Across Georgia

...South Carolina don't know that it's illegal to own fireworks," said Rep. Alan Powell, R-Hartwell.Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, said it's difficult to cross the state line without encountering a fireworks store on the other side...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-09/across-georgia
Rants & Raves

...during my father's graveside service recently. The property in that section is a disgrace. I WONDER IF STATE Rep. Barry Fleming would have introduced legislation if a player from Georgia Tech had done what Todd Gurley did. Isn't it strange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-14/rants-raves
Deal vetoes 11 bills

...merged it with services provided to seniors by the Department of Community Health.He also tossed a bill by Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem, which would have created a central registry of business trade names. The idea is to have a better way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-12/deal-vetoes-11-bills
Former state legislator Joey Brush dies in motorcycle wreck

...with the School Safety Act."Joey was one of the hardest-working public servants I have known," said state Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem. "He was passionate about educating kids and made significant contributions to Georgia as chairman of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/former-state-legislator-joey-