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Costs loom for education reform

...that is going to make a difference for children, but it is going to cost some money," Knapp said.Commission member Fran Millar, chairman of the Senate Higher Education Committee, noted that Deal had instructed state agencies to request no additional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-25/costs-loom-education-ref
Lawmakers challenge history teaching

...imbued with leftist, identity-group politics," said Dudgeon, vice chairman of the House Education Committee.Sen. Fran Millar, R-Atlanta, is a former Senate Education chairman and a supporter of the controversial Common Core standards for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-19/lawmakers-challenge-hist
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
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-
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
Metro
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
Education | Metro
Better flag plans

...report two finalists to the legislature and lawmakers would choose the new flag from one of them. Republican Rep. Fran Millar of Dunwoody has a simpler idea - just switch to the pre-1956 flag and call the debate over. He reminded his colleagues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/27/edi_474474.shtml
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