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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-
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
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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