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Ga. lawmakers tell child advocates not to expect much

...happening during the session,'" said Sen. Josh McKoon, R-Columbus. "The answer is not a whole lot."Sen. Fran Millar, R-Atlanta, offered terse replies when advocates asked about various proposals. "I don't think it will go anywhere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-10/ga-lawmakers-tell-child-
Ga. panel OKs medical marijuana bill

...Some Georgia families already have moved to Colorado to get legal access to the oil for their ailing children.Sen. Fran Millar (R-Atlanta) said he supports the intent of helping Georgia children with seizures, as well as cancer and glaucoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-13/ga-panel-oks-medical-mar
Georgia teacher rating system too easy

...out bad ones by tying teachers' ratings to their students' academic success.Senate Education Committee Chairman Fran Millar, R-Dunwoody, said the preliminary results - particularly the finding that less than 1 percent of teachers are unsatisfactory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-01-07/ga-teacher-rating-system-
Schools to get flexibility based on grades

...teachers more than others or use textbook money to hire additional aides, he said.Senate Education Committee Chairman Fran Millar, an Atlanta Republican, predicted that no more than 30 of the state's 180 school districts would earn the highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-11/schools-get-flexibility-
Ga. lawmakers debate enlarging tax credits for private school scholarships; critics still wary

...designate money for their children, and nothing that I've seen since then makes me think otherwise," he said.Sen. Fran Millar, R-Atlanta, said he thinks state lawmakers should create a study committee to investigate the program and compare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-02-02/ga-lawmakers-debate-enlar
Kids' budget could change debate

...keeping track of all the programs because most aren't listed as individual line items in the state budget. Rep. Fran Millar, R-Dunwoody, is sponsoring House Resolution 1079, which would create a committee of legislators and lobbyists from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/20/met_58112.shtml
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Few changes in Ga. school funding formula

...the economy is going to improve and we'll be able to put more money into education," said Commission Co-Chairman Fran Millar, a Dunwoody Republican who also chairs the Senate Education Committee.The panel formally adopted recommendations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-09-20/few-changes-ga-school-fun
Weak tax collections busting some school districts

...some school systems out there we have some financial issues with, going forward over the next few years," said Sen. Fran Millar, a Dunwoody Republican who chairs the Senate Education Committee. "We think it's something that needs being monitored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-09-16/weak-tax-collections-bust
Commission vote bill fails

...Augusta. "I don't have a dog in this fight, but do any of the people on this bill live in the affected area?" asked Fran Millar, R-Dunwoody. "If they don't, why are we taking this up?" Rep. Henry Howard, D-Augusta, appealed to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/15/met_447383.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Suggestions to ease HOPE's woes vary

...Tuesday.At the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education's annual symposium Friday in Atlanta, state Sen. Fran Millar, R-Atlanta, who is the chairman of the Edu cation and Youth Committee, said Deal's message "was a polite way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-01-19/suggestions-ease-hope-s-w
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