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Man carries weight of tax change push

...anybody in this (GOP) caucus who is smarter than him on tax issues." Democrats are already leery. House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin, agrees that the Ways and Means chairman is the logical person to oversee revamping the tax system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/25/met_126006.shtml
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HOPE program has surplus

...Committee, said the reforms three years ago have helped put HOPE on sound financial footing. But House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin, says, "It was a manufactured crisis." Mr. Porter, who was a floor leader for Gov. Zell Miller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/05/met_123247.shtml
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Lawmakers look for trauma fix

...long-term, comprehensive fix for the network's funding woes will have to wait until next year. House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin, said he's disappointed at the Legislature's efforts on an issue which affects Atlanta, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/02/met_122814.shtml
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Coast draws legislative attention

...reason the (property) values are so high on the coast is because we have something special," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin, a cosponsor of the resolution. Critics of the rules are also prepared to act. Sen. Jeff Chapman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/04/met_115233.shtml
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Vouchers got boost in Senate this week

...probably as much impact on bringing Georgia forward of anyone I've known in my lifetime," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. Also this week, two measures dealing with the future of Jekyll Island were introduced. A bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/03/met_115136.shtml
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Secrecy bill has cloudy future

...suggested as much earlier this year on the campaign trail. "It depends on who you talk to," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. His party teamed up with skittish Republicans to kill the measure two years ago. Potential sponsors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/04/met_107045.shtml
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Futures unsure for Georgia parties

...organization. "They've tried to paint us as something out of Massachusetts, not out of Georgia," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. "What we need to do is build a centrist party," Mr. Thurmond said. "We have to build a coalition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/14/met_104411.shtml
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Question time extends debate

...taken. "The time to argue the bill has passed," Mr. Richardson said in a recent exchange with House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. Those late questions, Mr. Johnson said, aren't likely to change anyone's mind. "By that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/22/met_58619.shtml
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Groups lobby for open records

...a host of things being put in the way to have access to something that is the public's," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. Mr. Porter, who is also a newspaper publisher, said he has been concerned about different bills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/13/met_447265.shtml
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Democrats oppose bill with walkouts

...into the hall, singing. "There's no question this legislation takes people backward," said House Minority Leader DuBose Porter, D-Dublin. "If we don't say it, who will?" Democrats were gone for a few moments before returning to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/12/met_447095.shtml
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