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Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...leadership style, based on the things that I have learned from folks in DeKalb County ? the superintendent there, Michael Thurmond, is a dear friend of mine ? they applaud her leadership ability, they applaud her intellect. ... I want Dr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-27/augusta-mayor-elect-hard
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...issues with South ern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Former Georgia Labor Com missioner Michael Thurmond, state Sen. Lester Jackson and businessman Quincy Robinson will lead the committee."These tough economic times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

...to serve as an articulate spokesperson for the district in diverse situations on behalf of all students," Pringle said in her application.DeKalb County Superin tendent Michael Thurmond did not respond to phone calls seeking comment.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-09/superintendent-finalist-c
Paine president resigns

...issues in August when Bradley announced a new advisory committee made up of DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Michael Thurmond, state Sen. Lester Jackson, and former Paine CFO Quincy Robertson.The committee met for the first time Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/paine-president-resigns
Isakson faces formidable challenger in labor chief

...April, when Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond announced he would leave the...going for him is an obstacle for Michael Thurmond."Isakson is seen by some...just having the presence of Michael Thurmond, who has a great reputation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-06
Georgia Commissioner of Labor race

...Department of Economic Development. Michael Thurmond By moving jobless Georgians...to all Georgia high schools. Michael Thurmond The Jobs for Georgia Graduates...has and creating new jobs. Michael Thurmond Results matter. That's why...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/05/ric_102908.shtml
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Thurmond will challenge Isakson

ATLANTA -- Democrat Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond ended the speculation and announced today he will...federal law."In a so-called red state of Georgia, Michael Thurmond keeps getting re-elected," he told reporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-04-21/thurmond-will-challenge-isak
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Keep Thurmond on the job

Michael Thurmond knows something about labor. For...disabilities. He deserves those four years. Michael Thurmond is a fine gentleman, a dedicated...Please return Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond to office on Nov. 7.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/31/edi_102540.shtml
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Labor commissioner calls for bipartisan summit

ATLANTA --- Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond says people figure he has the toughest job in Georgia...the federal government, Georgia Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond said Friday. "I'm down to my last $130 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2009-11-22/labor-commissioner-calls
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Role of office is argued

...as one of the best in the country, according to Michael Thurmond, who is vying for his third term to lead the agency...Profession: Businessman Family: Wife, Pamela - Michael Thurmond Party: Democrat Residence: Athens Age: 53 Political...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/21/met_101393.shtml
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