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Miller OKs new HOPE for students

...Georgia children taught at home by their parents or attending a nonaccredited high school will now be eligible for HOPE college scholarships, but educators don't expect a flood of new recipients. And parents will have to wait until next year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/28/met_209022.shtml
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Georgia 9th-graders to pick career path

...take more college-prep courses, such as world languages, fine arts or advanced-placement courses, but officials hope college-bound students will voluntarily take career-specific classes as well.Vocational programs have long been offered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-09-09/georgia-9th-graders-pick-
HOPE changes signed by Deal

ATLANTA --- Fixing Georgia's beloved but cash-strapped HOPE college scholarship program was a daunting challenge when Gov. Nathan Deal took office in January.On Tuesday, just three weeks after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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Change in HOPE eligibility harms minority students

(Editor's note: Fewer students are expected to qualify for Georgia HOPE college scholarships because of a change in eligibility requirements. Previously, students could qualify for HOPE if they had either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/10/op_131581.shtml
Opinion columns
Immigration measure passes Georgia Legislature

...for Gov. Nathan Deal to sign it.The General Assembly had already tackled major legislation on issues including the HOPE college scholarship, Sunday alcohol sales and the 2012 budget. A proposal to overhaul the state's tax code fell apart in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-15/immigration-measure-passes-ge
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Agenda breeds mixed results

...moving through the approval process. But his desire to have a constitutional amendment designating lottery funds for HOPE college scholarships and preschool programs got tripped up in the Senate when it came three votes shy of the two-thirds majority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/04/met_52605.shtml
Metro
Williams supports home-schoolers

...supported in the past, and supports now, legislation that allows home-schooled children an opportunity to pursue the HOPE college scholarship. He has also worked in recent years, as one of the few Republicans on the House Appropriations Committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/10/edi_292004.shtml
Editorials
Raise lottery ticket prices for schools, Cox says

...in the past two years. Cox said raising prices would ensure K-12 got money while also preserving funding for the HOPE college scholarship and the state's prekindergarten programs."In down economic times, people are still buying lottery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-12/raise-lottery-ticket-prices-
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Dems plan to work on restoring HOPE scholarships to budget

...House Ways and Means Committee, which is responsible for writing the state's budget, did not provide funding for the HOPE college scholarships. The committee looked to the lottery spending package to help patch a budget with a projected shortfall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/07/met_368199.shtml
Metro
Hopefuls differ on plan for schools

...there. As lieutenant governor for two terms, Mr. Taylor has been a regular advocate for the pre-kindergarten and HOPE college scholarship programs funded by the lottery. He has opposed any proposed changes to either program. Though the idea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/26/met_86740.shtml
Metro