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Group pushing SC school reform

...The decision didn't specify what state leaders should do.During a budget subcommittee meeting Tuesday, Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, pressed the leaders of the 16-college S.C. Technical College System to help remedy the effects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/group-pushing-sc-school-r
Proposal would boost hourly wages in South Carolina

...per hour.The proposal, H. 3031, was introduced ahead of January's start to the legislative year, by Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg.The bill joins at least three others in the Senate that target hourly wages.In the Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/proposal-would-boost-hourl
SC budget sent on to House

...state budget for the fiscal year starting July 1 would be $24 billion, up from $22.5 billion this year.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, said she voted against the plan because it punishes two public colleges for their book selections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-20/sc-budget-sent-house
Across South Carolina

...worried that the photo requirement will disqualify poor and minority voters who might not have a photo ID.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, said there is good and bad in the report from the election commission."What it tells me...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-31/across-south-carolina
SC bill would repeal 'stand your ground'

...themselves and their property. What we are opposed to is the misuse and abuse of the castle doctrine," said Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg. We are "very, very tired of seeing black and brown parents crying and praying over their dead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-06/sc-bill-would-repeal-stand-yo
SC House refuses to restore budget cuts to colleges

...debating funding and building construction, not "pushing our own moral agenda on these institutions," said Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg."Are we saying we don't trust the college students enough to expose them to something they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-10/sc-house-refuses-restore-budget-cut
Keep standing your ground

...in its current form ? too often using deadly force instead of walking away from a confrontation. State Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg. said people are "very, very tired of seeing black and brown parents crying and praying over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-11/keep-standing-your-gr
Powdered alcohol ban heads to SC governor

...school or playground, provided any of the three affected gave their written OK to the Department of Revenue. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, had sought to allow a Mexican restaurant to serve tequila and margaritas downtown, despite its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-04/powdered-alcohol-ban-heads-s
Across South Carolina

...counties bordering North Carolina.The Republican-controlled chamber refused to go along with a proposal by Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter to make the new 7th District out of rural counties. Her plan was similar to one proposed by the American Civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-14/across-south-carolina
$6 billion spending plan now waits on governor

...it does for them and be allowed to keep fees it generates from other sources, including broadband leases.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter questioned where agencies will get the money for the fees.House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dan Cooper expects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-22/6-billion-spending-plan-now-w