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Superintendent runoff pits Big Business against parents and teachers

...endorsements state Reps. Brooks Coleman and Randy Nix, two of the most enthusiastic Common Core proponents in the Georgia House of Representatives.By contrast, Woods opposes Common Core as an ill-advised, unconstitutional nationalization and federalization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-13/superintendent-r
Georgia teachers not rushing for guns, despite new law

...states including Georgia introduced similar bills. Rep. Alan Powell, a Hartwell Republican who chairs the Georgia House of Representatives' committee on public safety, said lawmakers intentionally left the decision to school boards. He argued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-06-27/georgia-teachers-not-rush
Georgia school districts, pulled into debate on guns, resist arming teachers despite new law

...states including Georgia introduced similar bills.Rep. Alan Powell, a Hartwell Republican who heads the Georgia House of Representatives' committee on public safety, said lawmakers intentionally left the decision to school boards. He argued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-27/georgia-school-districts-pulled-deb
Georgia House bill promises antidote to Obamacare affliction

...Republicans can be no less bold in fighting back. We cannot permit risk aversion to degenerate into political paralysis and defeat. (The writer, R-Woodbine, represents District 180 in the Georgia House of Representatives.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-02/georgia-house-bi
Ga. House OKs higher speed limits

ATLANTA - The Georgia House of Representatives voted 157-7 on Monday to allow the speed limit to be raised to 70 mph even in cities.The measure, House Bill 774, now goes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-03/ga-house-oks-higher-spee
Official's car stolen outside Capitol

...expensive equipment inside -- from a car parked outside the Georgia Capitol that belongs to the clerk of the Georgia House of Representatives. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Bill Reilly discovered broken glass and his 1993 Chevy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-16/offcials-car-stolen-outside-
Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...We're just a neighborhood grocery store."JACK CONNELLFEB. 6The Augusta Democrat served 34 years in the Georgia House of Representatives, 26 of them as speaker pro tempore, its No. 2 position."Jack Connell's service to Augusta is incalculable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/notable-people-ties-augusta-a
Across the region

...House seatATLANTA - Former Gwinnett County prosecutor Chuck Efstration will fill the District 104 seat in the Georgia House of Representatives.Efstration won about 64 percent of votes over fellow Republican, Teresa Cantrell, former Gwinnett County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-03/across-region
Prince ideal for House seat

...and unselfish efforts while working in the Georgia House of Representatives.Soon, the constituents of House District...District 127 and the Augusta community in the Georgia House of Representatives.I urge constituents in District 127 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-10-30/prince-ideal-house-seat
Sims named chairman of House properties committee

Barbara Sims has been named Chairman of the State Properties Committee in the Georgia House of Representatives.The State Properties Committee oversees the Department of Corrections and the Georgia Building Authority. It also has juridiction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-23/sims-named-chairman-hous