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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.
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...
Vote adds to pressure for Georgia lobbying cap

...legislative leaders wanted to defeat it. The bill never got out of the Rules Committee and failed when the session ended.RULES CHAIRMAN Don Balfour, however, found himself the subject of an ethics complaint for claiming state pay on days that lobbyists...
This week: State budget comes to House floor

...Senate passed. Committees will have little time to ponder them.As the committees approve them, the House and Senate rules chairmen will be watching each other to ensure one chamber isn't holding up the flow of legislation to create a logjam that...
McConnell sworn in as S.C. lieutenant governor

...taking over as the new Judiciary chairman. Sen. Jake Knotts, R-West Columbia, takes Martin's spot as Senate Rules chairman. And Sen. William O'Dell, R-Ware Shoals, becomes Invitations Committee chairman.
Leaders hustle in session's last days

...Rules Committee members kept suggesting more bills to help out individual House members. "We blew that play," Rules Chairman Don Balfour, R-Snellville, joked after the committee agreed to vote on 11 House measures. Still, senators continued...
Co-speakers talk cooperation, Republicans try to heal wounds

...still have to be worked out. Rep. Harold Brubaker, a Republican who was speaker from 1995-99 and made Morgan rules chairman, said the session will depend on the relationship built by the co-speakers. "The bottom line is this - if you...
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...
Across the area

...votes needed to pass a House map. "I do believe we've got the votes necessary to pass it tomorrow," said House Rules Chairman Calvin Smyre, D-Columbus. The House Reapportionment Committee approved the map 17-11 in a party-line vote...
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Spending plan gives millions for improvements

...D-Bremen; House budget chairman Terry Coleman, D-Eastman; House Majority Leader Larry Walker, D-Perry; House Rules Chairman Calvin Smyre, D-Columbus; and House Ways and Means Chairman Tom Buck, D-Columbus. The stalemate forced legislators...