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O'Neal elected Ga. state House majority leader

...Rep. James Mills, a favorite of social conservatives, to the No. 3 leadership spot left vacant by the departure of Jerry Keen. Today's vote was conducted by secret ballot in the House chamber. O'Neal hails from Bonaire. Mills is from Gainesville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-08/oneal-elected-ga-state-house
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Deal team under scrutiny

...26 are current or former lobbyists. Two outgoing state legislators on the team are headed into the lobbying world. Jerry Keen, who left as House majority leader earlier this month, is joining the powerful lobbying firm Troutman Sanders as a...

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Subcommittee approves bill to restrict limits on photographing children

...Purcell said. The law passed last year, sponsored by House Speaker David Ralston and then-House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, made it a misdemeanor of a high and aggravated nature for anyone taking a child's photo without permission. Purcell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-15/subcommittee-approves-bill-r
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Democrats often voted with GOP House leaders

...69 percent of the time. The most controversial votes, though, tended to follow party lines. House Majority Leader Jerry Keen told reporters Thursday he was frustrated with Democrats voting in lockstep against numerous proposals to limit property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/19/met_520916.shtml
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Lawmakers may ease provisions

...there were some things we needed to revisit, but I'm not on board with all the changes," said House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, the law's sponsor. He wouldn't elaborate on what parts of the proposal concerned him, but he did say he would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/22/met_515495.shtml
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Pace slows to allow budget study

...also attend House sessions and other committee meetings, there just isn't enough time, said House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, R-St. Simons Island. As a result, the House and Senate will no longer meet on Mondays and Fridays but will conduct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/08/met_510629.shtml
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Analysis: No easy way to cut

...do it. "We have said several weeks now our No. 1 goal is to find a way to fund that," said House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, R-St. Simons Island. "We think we have identified a way to do that. There are going to be some additional cuts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/03/met_510072.shtml
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Georgia property tax cap proposal resurfaces

...support from a broad array of Republican leaders, including House Speaker Glenn Richardson and House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, both who have backed the measure in previous years. But the plan, like other competing proposals to slash taxes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/27/met_509215.shtml
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Proposal would require closing

...in honor of Veterans Day. The House Committee on Education reviewed the same bill last session, sponsored by Rep. Jerry Keen, R-St. Simons Island. The House unanimously passed House Bill 1286, but the Senate never voted on it, Mr. Keen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/27/met_509235.shtml
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Analysis: Leaders seek to restructure transportation department

...an administrative overhaul as well. Few details have emerged from behind the curtain, although House Majority Leader Jerry Keen has been the most candid. During the legislative session's first week, Mr. Keen answered a few questions while appearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/26/met_509197.shtml
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