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Senator: Law on day care training needs penalties

...the hundreds of unlicensed caretakers who are registered with the state to keep up to six children in their home.Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville, said people who keep children might need to be forced to obey the rules."We're going to have to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-28/senator-law-day-care-tra
College Board: US history course not anti-American

...average savings of $2,200 at a public, four-year college in South Carolina, according to the EOC.State Sen. Mike Fair, an EOC member who questioned the framework, said he's a strong supporter of the Advanced Placement program, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-22/college-board-us-history-
SC Senate approves replacing Common Core in 1 year

...praised the compromise as taking back control of what's taught in classrooms."We're back on track," said Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville.Democrats say the bill forces the Legislature to spend money on technology in classrooms, since high-stakes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-01/sc-senate-approves-replacing-
Across the region

...12th grade should learn about science. The update is part of the state's required periodic review of standards.Sen. Mike Fair of Green ville wanted to know why the words "natural selection" were added to standards on biological evolution. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-10/across-region
Across South Carolina

...day to discuss a proposal to require biology students to study arguments for and against evolution.Greenville Sen. Mike Fair recommended the new proposal, saying students should learn other theories. Fair, a Republican, has argued in past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-12
Panel advances bill updating SC's sex ed law

...not the gym teacher or the person who showed up late at the staff meeting," he said.His comment clearly irked Sen. Mike Fair, a former University of South Carolina quarterback, who said it impugned the abilities of physical education teachers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/panel-advances-bill-updating-
SC legislators' attempts to stop gay plays and books stirs backlash on campuses

...Lesbian in 10 Days or Less" was cancelled last week at USC Upstate after Republican Sens. Lee Bright, R-Roebuck, and Mike Fair, R-Greenville, voted against the reappointment of USC's board of trustees because of the performance.Sen. Lee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-17/sc-legislators-attempts-stop-gay-pl
Drug test proposal draws ire

...teachers randomly tested for drugs, but his intention might cause contention when the Legislature reconvenes. Sen. Mike Fair of Greenville says "testing for illicit drugs is a no-brainer," but some of his colleagues say Mr. Fair has lost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/26/met_296971.shtml
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Senators look into Corrections complaints

...allegations of misconduct and mismanagement at the Department of Corrections. "This is going to be an open process," Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville, said. "It's going to be fair. It's going to be honest." Staff already have interviewed a dozen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/29/met_134066.shtml
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Senator revives legislation on teaching

...an easy sell when it comes to passing a law requiring public schools to teach alternatives to evolution. State Sen. Mike Fair has found little success so far but again is sponsoring legislation that he says would expand theories taught on origin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/18/met_458959.shtml
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