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Senator plans bill to raise $800 million a year for SC roads

...saying she could be remembered like former Gov. Carroll Campbell was for restructuring state government or former Gov. Dick Riley for improving education."I think this governor would be great if she went down as the governor who fixed our infrastructure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-03/senator-plans-bill-raise-800-
Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...pushing for high school students to take the same test that immigrants must pass to become a U.S. citizen.Former Gov. Dick Riley said civics education must become a higher priority, calling it critical for the country's future that teenagers gain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Riley's switch

...don't care about our state funding education in Georgia." - U.S. Education Secretary and former South Carolina Gov. Dick Riley explaining why he has changed from being anti-lottery during his gubernatorial reign to being pro-lottery in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/20/edi_296202.shtml
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SC schools chief announces bid for governor

...said he wants to emulate two previous governors: Republican Gov. Carroll Campbell in job creation and Democratic Gov. Dick Riley, who became education secretary under President Clinton, in "understanding the connection between an educated work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/15/met_548187.shtml
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Study: Teachers may lack skills

...teachers have the skills needed to instruct pupils. The report -- similar to a message this week from Education Secretary Dick Riley -- says that most states are willing to compromise and have created loopholes that allow people who lack basic skills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/12/met_278844.shtml
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Meeting will focus on testing, school choice

...77-member transition team that were released Monday. The team of educators, business leaders and lawmakers, led by Dick Riley, former U.S. secretary of education and South Carolina governor, presented a study with almost 100 recommendations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/14/met_116443.shtml
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Thousands partake in rally for school funding, desegregation

...future of every single child in this state is tied to education," former U.S. Education Secretary and former Gov. Dick Riley said. "No child should be denied an equal chance to get educated." A low tax base in a child's town should not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/16/met_415750.shtml
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Parent group makes grade for its efforts

...improvement council in the state. The award is named for former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Education Secretary Dick Riley and his wife, Trunky. The council was honored for implementing programs such as the science lab and for increasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/15/met_120368.shtml
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Rivals for Hollings' seat make travel plans

...hometown of Greenville. Mrs. Tenenbaum will have U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., and former Democratic Gov. Dick Riley on the campaign trail. But she will take a different approach as she flies around the state, greeting workers at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/01/met_433068.shtml
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Tenenbaum outlines plans for improving education

...Tenenbaum said, referring to Hodges' support, state businesses' interest and the backing of U.S. Education Secretary Dick Riley, a former governor. Returning to a campaign theme, Mrs. Tenenbaum concentrated on the importance of early childhood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/21/met_250842.shtml
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