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Questions await Ga. legislature's role in pipeline

...this or changing the process."On one hand, opponents of the Palmetto Pipeline are pleased with the outcome, notes Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Sierra Club and other organizations."The existing GA law has proven effective in regulating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-19/questions-await-ga-legislatures-rol
Gov. Deal bends rules for Capitol gala

...group is a blatant example of playing favorites, and a galling act of effrontery toward the general public," said Neill Herring, a veteran lobbyist for environmental organizations.Listed sponsors who gave thousands each included a who's-who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-18/gov-deal-bends-rules-cap
Atlanta voters weigh tax increase to ease traffic

...environmental groups, which fear more pollution and development."We're just united against a bad idea," said Neill Herring of the Sierra Club. "We've got to break this sprawl habit."Supporters have bankrolled an $8 million campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-27/atlanta-voters
Officials are talking little about Georgia's drought

...like we already have plenty to live down, and we don't need help from the governor in adding to the list," said Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Sierra Club and other environmental groups.Robinson didn't comment on that, but he did address...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/weather/2012-08-21/officials-are-talking-littl
Georgia's newest drought stirs less political interest

...like we already have plenty to live down, and we don't need help from the governor in adding to the list," said Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Sierra Club and other environmental groups.Robinson didn't comment on that, but he did address...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-08-22/georgias-newest-drought-stir
New rules to restrict transfers

...rules as weak because regulators can ultimately ignore them and approve a water transfer anyway. Sierra Club lobbyist Neill Herring said lawmakers should have enshrined tougher rules into law."It provides the appearance and not the substance of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2011-01-27/new-rules-restrict-transfers
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Less pollution means more Atlanta rainfall, researchers say

...taken to heart by all of Georgia's leaders, no matter their political hue."But veteran environmental lobbyist Neill Herring, who works for the Sierra Club and other groups, has reservations about the reception the study will get with those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-06/less-pollution-means-mor
Georgia lobbyists hope to boost ethics

...or Twitter that could be misinterpreted out of context."Jet Toney is the unique person to organize this," said Neill Herring, lobbyist for the Sierra Club and other environmental groups. "I think everyone trusts him."It may seem ironic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-09-01/georgia-lobbyists-hope-b
Impacts debated for Georgia Environmental Protection Division budget cuts

...scale, Georgia's EPD is the designee for enforcement of many federal environmental standards, including clean air.Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Georgia Sierra Club, fears continued cuts could force the state to drop or lose its role in enforcing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-09-01/impacts-debated-georgia-
Irvin has seen harvest of change in 4 decades

...a lobbyist for the Georgia Agribusiness Council.Friend to farmersIrvin's passion was the small farmer, said Neill Herring, a lobbyist for environmental organizations."He did not do this in a flashy way, seeking little attention for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-11
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