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FCC won't appeal ruling on Internet neutrality, will propose new rules, chairman says

WASHINGTON - The Federal Communications Commission says it won't appeal a court decision that struck down so-called 'Net Neutrality' rules. The agency says it will fashion new rules.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-19/fcc-wont-appeal-ruling-int
Course rulings bring review of policy

...that hole said Els would have to take a penalty if he wished to move the ball.Els called for a second opinion, and rules Chairman Will Nichol son came to the spot and granted the South African a free drop. He made bogey, but later that night...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/course-rulings-bring-review-policy
House Rules chairman says abortion bills unlikely to leave committee

ATLANTA -- On the eve of the 30th anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision to legalize abortion, the state's House Rules Committee chairman said Tuesday he will make it difficult for any anti-abortion bill to get out of his committee for a full vote.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/22/met_365822.shtml
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Video gambling ban nearer

...Tuesday in the full Senate. A chairmen's committee voted to give priority to a bill to ban video gambling, though Rules Chairman Glenn McConnell said the vote was illegal. Mr. McConnell said any Senate vote probably could be challenged in court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/09/met_223786.shtml
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Sunday-sales bill clears hurdle

...Governmental Operations Committee, and it passed on a 6-1 vote about 40 minutes after the meeting began.Senate Rules Chairman Don Balfour, R-Snellville, a sponsor of the measure, said it could be on the Senate floor for a first-ever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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Religious bills advance amid partisan sniping

...an argument about whether Jews would be slighted and whether the religions of ancient Africans were being ignored, Rules Chairman Calvin Smyre of Columbus even threatened to dissolve the meeting because of relentless bickering. After the meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/17/met_409027.shtml
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Ga. lawmaker expense tab: $1.3 million

...they were: Mitch Seabaugh, R-Sharpsburg, whom Gov. Nathan Deal named as deputy state treasurer in October; Rules Chairman Don Balfour, R-Snellville; and Transportation Chairman Jeff Mullis, R-Chickamauga. ___

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-18/ga-lawmaker-expense-tab-13-m
Spending discussions delay state legislature

...House budget chairman Terry Coleman, D-Eastman; House Ways and Means Chairman Tom Buck, D-Columbus; and House Rules Chairman Calvin Smyre, D-Columbus, it sent a somewhat garbled message to members of the House leadership. The Senate relented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/01/met_254831.shtml
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Delayed two-shot penalty ends Janzen's string of Open successes

...with Janzen's group, Canadian Golf Association rules chairman Richard Halliday, observed the action, but did not...received the penalty. After USGA vice president and rules chairman Reed Mackenzie conferred with Halliday, he ordered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/17/gol_313643.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...against senators who called for his removal. Instead of being leader, the Mississippi senator will become the Rules chairman and hold seats on the Finance, Commerce and Intelligence committees. Mr. Lott sat on all of those committees last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/04/met_362276.shtml
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