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Paine College remains on probation

...retreat," Sullivan said. "Instead, we banded together to address the four remaining sanctions. The special in-house committee remained on the frontline and worked often round-the-clock while others were in the background rendering support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-11/paine-college-remains-pro
House committee proposes $150 million for roads, $70 million for Volvo

The House's budget-writing committee advanced Monday plans to put $150 million of additional revenue toward fixing existing roads and $70 million toward meeting South Carolina's promises to Volvo.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-01/proposals-ask-220-millio
GMO labeling is needed

My House representative on Capitol Hill, Rick Allen, is a member of the House Committee on Agriculture. A hugely important bill is quietly being deliberated in his committee, H.B. 1599, which would forbid states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-21/gmo-labeling-needed
Georgia House Speaker says no vote for 'religious freedom' bill that became flashpoint

...anti-gay discrimination remained bottled up in a state House committee Thursday evening. Supporters tabled it last week...attempts being successful."I'm not going to have the House committee process subverted," Ralston said in an evening interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-02/georgia-house-speaker-says-no-vote-
Augusta VA inspection report still unreleased

...day, which is why the IG needs to release this report," Rep. Jeff Miller, the Florida Republican who heads the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, said in a statement.At the request of the House and Senate VA committees, the inspector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-10/augusta-va-inspection-report
No exceptions

...endorsed legislation to prevent any anti-constitutional foreign law from being practiced in Texas courts. A Texas House Committee is considering such legislation.Eight other states have adopted similar protections. And the ultra-liberal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-01/no-exceptions
Proposal would cut time for suing over Georgia workplace injuries

...Nimmer, one of the administration's floor leaders, and cosponsored by Rep. Mark Hamilton, the chairman of the House committee."The intent of this bill is to shorten up the time frame that an employee can leave an employer and then come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-30/proposal-would-cut-time-su
Governor Deal's plan for failing schools moves to statewide vote in 2016

...enabling legislation, which includes details of how the new district would function, requires Senate agreement after a House committee made some minor changes. It passed the House, 108-53.In a written statement, Deal said he believes voters will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-25/governor-deals-plan-failing-sch
Autism bill looks stalled in Ga. House

/ATLANTA -- The fight over autism treatment coverage continued in a House committee hearing Monday, pitting organizations concerned about costs against those advocating for the most effective services for children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-24/autism-bill-looks-stalle
Gov. Nikki Haley willing to compromise on road funding, but only if she gets tax relief too

...look at alternatives.Both the House and Senate are working on their own plans. The version created by a special House committee would keep the gas tax the same, but start charging sales tax on fuel and combine that with an income tax cut to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/gov-nikki-haley-willing-compr