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Georgia Capitol busy with qualifiers

...governor, Liz Johnson of Statesboro and former Athens Rep. Keith Heard for insurance commissioner, and Robbin Shipp of Atlanta...Rep. Spencer Frye. "Anybody that knows me knows that Keith Heard doesn't just go through the motions."Democratic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-03/capitol-busy-q
Georgia not rushing to boost speed limit

...licenses, and boost the penalties for hogging the fast lane, none have sponsored bills to raise the speed limit. Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, authored the bill requiring slow drivers to yield to faster motorists in the left lane, but he thinks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-05/georgia-not-rushing-boost-sp
Analysis: Tuesday vote shows Georgia voters dissatisfied

...Committee and had been a fixture in the Legislature since 1996.An even longer tenure ended with the defeat of Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, who has served since 1992.Three of the most conservative members of the Legislature lost Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-08-01/analysis-tuesd
Deal's budget to trim spending, jobs in Georgia

...I would much rather see the reservoirs created than withdrawing water from the Savannah River," he said.Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, pointed out that the Assembly had already OK'd millions of dollars for reservoir construction eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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Obama bill fight leads to walkout

...said if Democrats had taken out the wording "by the members of this body" he would have accepted it. State Rep. Keith Heard, the resolution's sponsor, said the wording was stock language that has appeared in countless other resolutions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/21/met_515407.shtml
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Legislators can frustrate Perdue

...Kemp, R-Athens. If Mr. Hudgens' motive seemed suspect when his plan was announced, it became more so when Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, introduced a map in the House that would put all of Madison County into a single Senate district and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/06/met_53674.shtml
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Jackson promises to push for voter rights

...difficult time getting one of the approved IDs. "I'm really appalled at what happened in Georgia," said Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens. "Georgia cannot be the state that sets the tone on how to turn back the clock," said the Rev. Tim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/26/met_451383.shtml
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Bills could affect daily life

...problems. "If there's a problem, let's surgically deal with the problem. Let's not euthanize it," said Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens. Eyes are also watching Mr. Perdue to see whether he will give his stamp of approval to HB 244, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/03/met_449245.shtml
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Dooley resolution dead for now

...said Rep. Bob Smith, R-Watkinsville, referring to Ehrhart. "It needs to go through the proper channels." Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, said he also thinks it's a good idea to pay tribute to Dooley, but not at the expense of usurping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/16/uga_447529.shtml
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Proposals would shuffle districts

...Barrow would fall into the 10th, which would then run north to the Tennessee border and to Dade in the east. Rep. Keith Heard, D-Athens, said he had concerns about the House maps. "I think that as small as our county is, we would hope...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/16/met_443093.shtml
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