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Certified Ga. teachers feel slighted by budget

...in writing and video-taped lessons of the teacher actually applying best practices," she said.Republican Rep. Earl Ehrhart, House budget subcommittee chairman, said it would be difficult to fund the pay supplements, and he understands why...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-02/certified-ga-teachers-feel-sl
Complaint: Ga. scholarship system for private school students skirts state law

...some cases donors may be allowed to earmark donations for individual students despite prohibitions against it.Rep. Earl Ehrhart, a co-sponsor of the legislation that passed in 2008 and CEO of scholarship provider Faith First Georgia, said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-01-27/complaint-ga-scholarship-system-pri
Georgia ethics legislation could end free football tickets for lawmakers

...limiting or eliminating lobbyist gifts to lawmakers. Currently there's no limit on lobbyist spending.But Rep. Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, who heads a House budget subcommittee on higher education, said there's nothing wrong with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-29/georgia-ethics-legislati
Ga. lawmakers debate enlarging tax credits for private school scholarships; critics still wary

...have asked the state to investigate whether donors are illegally earmarking scholarships for specific students.Rep. Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, recently filed legislation that would allow Georgia to give $80 million in tax credits to people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-02-02/ga-lawmakers-debate-enlar
Plan to rescue HOPE ends tuition promise

...to save it as a solid program that still gives access to all the kids in Georgia who make a B average," said Rep. Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, the chairman of the higher education part of the House Appropriations Committee. "Will it be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/dorie-turner/2011-02-17/plan-rescue-hope-ends-tuiti
Georgia Governor | Education | Metro
Deal completes modest agenda in first 100 days

...this governor in the first week of the session than I had with the former governor in eight years," said state Rep. Earl Ehrhart, a Powder Springs Republican.Deal professes a respect for the legislative process of which he was a part for so long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-16/deal-completes-modest-agenda-
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Legislation aims to slow rising tuition

...the rate of inflation, the actions of the Board of Regents have a huge impact on Georgia's families," said Rep. Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, the chairman of the House Appropriations Higher Education Subcommittee.EHRHART'S SUBCOMMITTEE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-04-23/legislation-aims-slow-ris
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Study calls Ga. scholarship law 'failed experiment'

...Lawmakers say the law gives parents the power to choose where to send their children, no matter their income.Rep. Earl Ehrhart, a Republican from Powder Springs, said the foundation's report is "absurd" and isn't based on facts."This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-06-07/study-calls-ga-scholarshi
Perdue wants homeowner tax relief grants scrapped

...taxes higher in a year when they had pledged to lower them. "We want to keep them," House Rules Committee Chairman Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, said. "We agree that there is a problem with the growth of local government, but they (the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/20/met_470110.shtml
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Payday lending pushes forward

...cool-off" period between loans from two days to five days. The measure passed over the objection of state Rep. Earl Ehrhart, who warned that the move could be a "poison pill" for the measure. THE LEGION OF PAYDAY lending lobbyists in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/23/met_117660.shtml
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