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Sanford blasts inquiry into his travel record

...lawmaker's political ambitions were fueling a probe by the budget subcommittee that Mr. Thomas leads. Mr. Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, is running for the U.S. House. But Mr. Thomas said Mr. Sanford has brought it all on himself. "It's his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/28/met_546039.shtml
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Hurtful hypocrisy

...violated state law, which requires the cheapest travel possible. One legislator, state Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, even said a case for impeachment is possible. That seems a bit extreme; travel violations could be handled just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/12/edi_544092.shtml
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Lawmakers: SC gov's pricey seats need closer look

...begin looking at Sanford's expensive flights and whether he spent state money to facilitate his affair. Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, said someone could take Sanford to court over the budget law issue. Sanford spokesman Joel Sawyer said the governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/21/met_541533.shtml
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Senators spar on gas tax plan

...III." When the bill comes up for debate, it will fall prey to a host of challenges, said Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn. "You are going to have filibusters at every turn," he said. Senate Majority Leader Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/13/met_453039.shtml
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Election year brings flood of tax plans

...1.5 billion, Quinn says. - Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, wants to eliminate home and car taxes by raising...those on Quinn plan. Players: Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, began lining up support a year ago. Senate Democrats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/01/met_407362.shtml
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Man wants high court to overturn urine sale conviction

...the sale of urine, passed after Curtis had a series of highly publicized arguments with state Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn. "I think we've got a fantastic case," Curtis said by phone last week. "Whether we can get justice in a highly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/21/met_397910.shtml
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Schools to receive grants to clean up litter

...made litter reduction a top priority since taking office in January. And soon after, state Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, started an anti-littering task force. Since then, some big names have joined in, including University of South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/17/met_274671.shtml
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Accusations fly over S.C. gambling money

...independent of any campaign but it becomes questionable if they coordinate efforts. Martin and state Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, asked the ethics commission to look into the matter and Collins, who is financing his own anti-Beasley campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/29/met_237412.shtml
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Lawmakers happy with session

...the Senate. "We pride ourselves in correcting mistakes the House of Representatives makes," Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, said earlier this year. At the end of the session, more than 70 House bills died in the Senate after the Legislative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/18/met_231173.shtml
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Partisanship takes stage in S.C. Senate

...attempting to make peace a little more often," he said. "It can make things a little tricky." Sen. David Thomas, R-Fountain Inn, even took the floor Thursday to lament the latest woes. "We have been the subject of a lot of abuse lately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/03/met_227330.shtml
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