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Republicans nearing supermajority in Georgia Legislature

...Voters will decide next month whether to allow the change to the state constitution.Former Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, a Republican, said Democrats in Georgia originally suffered from competing interests within their own party...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-10-13/republicans-nearing-supe
Across Georgia

...under the state constitution in legislation overwhelmingly approved Monday by the Georgia Senate. Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, said he proposed the move to preserve hunting and fishing in the state for generations to come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/27/met_402464.shtml
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Bill targets owners who abandon sunken vessels

...boat owners who abandon their vessels by keeping them from registering other boats in the state. Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, said there have been several cases in recent years of sunken boats abandoned at public docks or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/25/met_113887.shtml
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Publishers deny need for secrecy legislation

...negotiations with employers should be kept from the public. The 45-minute meeting organized by Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson was an attempt to find common ground on House Bill 218, which would permit secret dealings with companies asking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/03/met_446077.shtml
Metro
Hundreds march on Roe v. Wade anniversary

...Georgia Capitol and were greeted by Republicans in power who promised to support their cause. Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, speaking to hundreds of anti-abortion demonstrators at the Capitol on Wednesday, said the GOP-controlled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/23/met_366024.shtml
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Across Georgia

...disabilities when the state Senate considers a bill sponsored by its top member. The plan, by Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, would require the state to pay if the parents of special-education students choose to send their child to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/31/met_114680.shtml
Metro
Senator proposes vouchers

...bill next year to provide taxpayer funds for at least some students to go to private schools. But Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, the No. 2 official in the upper chamber, also said lawmakers might be forced to delay a measure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/01/met_467846.shtml
Metro
Senators will push proof of residency

...for Senate Republicans in 2006, a pair of lawmakers said Tuesday. The announcement, made by Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson, of Savannah, and Sen. Chip Rogers, of Woodstock, comes about four months before the General Assembly reconvenes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/14/met_2636.shtml
Metro
$142 million tax cut tossed into budget

...million tax break for homeowners tossed in the midyear budget adjustment last week is an example. As Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson of Savannah put it, "You can't have a beautiful baby without going through a painful labor. We are the proud...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/16/met_124846.shtml
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GOP Georgia governor hopefuls tout Arizona law

...party.Former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal, former Secretary of State Karen Handel, former state Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson and state Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine all said Georgia should copy Arizona's tough new immigration law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2010-05-22/gop-georgia-go
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