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Ethics group gives D-minus to Georgia

...journalists doing the evaluations only examined one state each, some critics say that an uneven comparison resulted.Rep. Joe Wilkinson, an Atlanta Repub lican who has headed the House Ethics Com mit tee for the past 11 years, said a review of the previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-11-09/embargoed-until-monday-timin
Georgia seeks 2016 primary payoff

...differently."I don't see the recovery that the Obama administration says has taken place," said State Rep. Joe Wilkinson, R-Atlanta.Whatever the candidates wind up promising, Georgia is certain to benefit in some other ways.For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-05-31/georgia-seeks-2016-primary-payo
Georgia lawmakers back in session Monday

...session to allow key committees to work without distractions."It was what the Navy calls a stand-down," said Rep. Joe Wilkinson, R-Sandy Springs, chairman of the House Ethics Committee. "Sometimes it's necessary so you can focus on one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-03-07/georgia-lawmakers-back-s
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Tough work ahead as Georgia legislators return

...session to allow key committees to work without distractions."It was what the Navy calls a stand down," said Rep. Joe Wilkinson, R-Sandy Springs, the chairman of the House Ethics Committee."Sometimes it's necessary so you can focus on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-03-07/tough-work-ahead-georgia
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Schools' start dates debated

...Wednesday even as two lawmakers said they were working to avoid a legally required "uniform start date." State Reps. Joe Wilkinson, R-Sandy Springs, and Mark Burkhalter, R-Alpharetta, said Wednesday that they were trying to find a way to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/02/met_427299.shtml
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Amendment to boot Ga. tax cheats from office bogs down in committee

...Committee shelved a proposed constitutional amendment today."If that takes another year, so be it," said Chairman Joe Wilkinson, R-Atlanta.The bipartisan proposal hit a snag over ensuring that it covered every possible situation that could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-23/amendment-boot-ga-tax-cheats
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Tighten teen driving laws

...would change driving rules for them. One that has a good chance of passing is H.B. 256, sponsored by state Rep. Joe Wilkinson, R-Sandy Springs. The bill is in response to studies showing that risks for wrecks increase when 16- and 17-year-olds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/28/edi_445409.shtml
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Tough new seat belt bill considered

...covered by the current law requiring front-seat car passengers to wear a safety belt. The bill's author, Rep. Joe Wilkinson, said the tough new rules would save lives. He thought of the idea after a losing battle to raise the minimum driving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/11/met_375296.shtml
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2 face possible sanctions after not paying taxes

...empowers the committee to recommend sanctions for legislators who don't file or aren't paying their taxes. Chairman Joe Wilkinson, R-Sandy Springs, said a third member of the House, whom he would not name, will have satisfied the Revenue Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/25/met_545670.shtml
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Across Georgia

...Board include House Majority Whip Edward Lindsey, House Judiciary Chairman Wendell Willard and House Ethics Chairman Joe Wilkinson.In other newsDEFENSE COMPANY Lockheed Martin Corp. reached a $10.3 million settlement with the federal government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-12-17/across-georgia-0
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