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Leaders recall consolidated government's start

...in the Dis trict 3 seat.The commission, as planned by the consolidation's bill architect, then-state Sen. Charles Walker, would have five black and five white members.The inaugural group "had a pecking order" that included respect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-08/leaders-recall-consolida
Commissioners leave retreat with focus on meeting rules, consolidation

...that affects the role of the mayor, commission and administrator.The act, drafted in 1995 by former state Sen. Charles Walker, has been a frequent subject of commission debate, although a supermajority required to change it ? eight commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-14/commissioners-leave-retr
20 years later, Augusta-Richmond County consolidation still gets mixed reviews

...nuts and bolts, I think the city government is operating pretty well," said former state Senate Major ity Leader Charles Walker.Many residents would likely disagree with Walker, as the weak mayor/strong commission form of government has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-13/20-years-later-augusta-r
Rants & Raves

...should tell you all you need to know about why our property taxes are sky high and consolidation isn't working. Is Charles Walker running for Congress next year? Sure sounds like it. If you have no control of your young children or your own manners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-25/rants-raves
Bob Young's House bid starts week of political moves

...of board meetings.The agency spent the $20 million that ANIC's founder, former Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker, got from the state to fund the program. It was supposed to get an additional $10 million, but Walker went to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-07-04/bob-youngs-hous
Former ANIC chief makes short list to head Augusta housing and development department

...member.Formed 15 years ago as a vehicle to manage $20 million in state grant funds secured in part by former Sen. Charles Walker, ANIC has fallen on hard times in recent years, despite holding title to more than 80 parcels of land.Among those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/former-anic-chief-makes-
Rants & Raves

...This is truth; the police officers should be shouting "Hands up or I'll shoot!" and you best do as they say! CHARLES WALKER wants a pardon. What a joke! Play the race card; the jury was mostly white. With all the counts against him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-26/rants-raves-0
Mayor offers surprising lunch invitation

...served for 20 years before winning a state Senate seat, which he held for 12 years before losing it to his old rival Charles Walker in 2004.In 2006, then-Gov. Sonny Perdue appointed Cheeks to the Georgia Ports Authority, and he retired in 2010...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-03-14/mayor-offers-su
Rants & Raves

...organizers and conductors and most of all the students. We were so proud of your performance. FORMER STATE Sen. Charles Walker should have named his book "Peanuts to Power to Prison." BILL COSBY coming to the Bell Auditorium was a disgrace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-09/rants-raves
Former Georgia Sen. Charles Walker says he'll be active in politics, but won't run 'at this time'

...low profile, former state Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker is back in the public eye and telling his story...didn't find that I took any money from them. I, Charles Walker, was acquitted on income tax evasion."So why did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-03/former-georgia-sen-charles-w