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Black lawmakers celebrate legislative gains

...nearly $900 million a year to DOT revenues.Senate Minority Whip Vincent Fort, D-Atlanta, Democratic Caucus Chair Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, Senate Majority Leader Steve Henson, D-Tucker, and Sen. David Lucas, D-Macon, called the DOT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/black-lawmakers-celebrat
Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...another idea being floated by road-building advocates. But like the debt-service idea, it has its critics.Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, is one of them. A member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, she said Friday that she's ready...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-09/georgia-roads-bad-gettin
Ga. Democrats outline 2014 legislative agenda

...income inequality and 27 percent of Georgia's children are living in poverty ? one out of every four kids," Sen. Horacena Tate, of Atlanta, said in a statement.Senate Democrats outlined an agenda that also includes doubling the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-23/ga-democrats-outline-2014-leg
Georgia Senate votes to ban Obamacare abortions

...reproductive issues."Once again we are back on this war on women. I don't know why we keep going there," said Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta.Sen. John Albers, R-Roswell, countered, "The war has been on innocent babies."Sen. Valencia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-04/georgia-senate-votes-ban
Party elects Senate leaders

...of College Park, as caucus vice chairman and Sen. David Adelman, of Decatur, serving as minority whip. Sen. Horacena Tate, of Atlanta, will again be caucus secretary. The elections ended weeks of intrigue and came after a secretive meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/24/met_435384.shtml
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Bathroom bills top list

...proposal requiring gas stations located within five miles of an interstate highway to provide public restrooms. Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, was one of the sponsors of the gas station bill. Ms. Tate said the constituents of her west Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/10/met_337715.shtml
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Ga. Democrats call for new redistricting office

...consulted about the decision, and are concerned about what they see as partisan and unfair changes to the process.Sen. Horacena Tate, who chairs the Senate Democratic Caucus Reapportionment Committee, sent a Monday letter to House Speaker David Ralston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-07/ga-democrats-call-new-redist
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Across Georgia

...in DeKalb County, a short stretch of road named for the former congresswoman. "This is a travesty," said Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, one of many black lawmakers riled by the suggestion. Ms. McKinney, Georgia's first black congresswoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/02/met_410816.shtml
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Ga. Senate to require 'personal growth' classes for food stamps

...assuming that asking someone to improve themselves to become self-sustaining is not a good thing," he said.But Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, warned that it would be bothersome for people already struggling."If you were experiencing hard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-03-07/ga-senate-require-person
Brush takes on school reform

...interesting because the previous month, his committee had held a hearing on a similar bill authored by Democrat Sen. Horacena Tate, of Atlanta. She said there was no opposition to the bill at the time, yet it languished in a subcommittee Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/09/met_368407.shtml
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