Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...debt-service idea, it has its critics.Sen. Horacena Tate, D-Atlanta, is one of them. A member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, she said Friday that she's ready to stand in the way of the proposal because of what it would do to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-09/georgia-roads-bad-gettin
Ga. Senate panel passes budget

ATLANTA - The Senate Appropriations Committee has unanimously approved an $18.2 billion budget for the coming fiscal year.Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Jack Hill said Monday exploding growth in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-28/ga-senate-panel-passes-budge
Latest News
Local and area briefs

...Savannah River Site for fiscal 1999. The funding recommendation, to be considered Thursday by the full Senate Appropriations Committee, is an important first step toward avoiding layoffs and getting new missions for the site, said U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/03/met_230090.shtml
Metro | Club Car
Board agrees to bill

...statewide elected officials, was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee after a lobbying effort from House leaders...get expenses and office allowances. The Senate Appropriations Committee approved legislation earlier this week to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/18/met_256517.shtml
Metro
Pay for Ga. correctional officers trails South

...turnover in the state's Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice. Lawmakers on the Senate Appropriations Committee sought the audit."I'm concerned about the turnover and I'm concerned about the low pay," Juvenile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-01-04/pay-ga-correctional-officers
Analysis: Huckaby keeps grip on Georgia colleges

...though, are as personable and competent, notes Sen. Jack Hill, a Reidsville Republican who chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee."He has the qualities that went beyond the jobs that he held," said Hill, the longest serving member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-10-22/analysis-why-georgia-mer
Georgia studies public school funding changes

...Jack Hill, a Reidsville Republican who chairs one of the commission subcommittees.Hill also chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee and is aware that weak tax collections this year has left the state with little opportunity for so-called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-05/georgia-studies-public-s
Despite reports, no decision yet on furlough reduction

...cuts in the fiscal 2013 defense budget. The Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday approved a defense spending bill...expected to go up for a full vote before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday.The House of Representatives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-31/despite-reports-no-decision-y
State unlikely to raise school taxes

...for us, at least, simplification was the one area, where we were working, that we could do," said Sen. Jack Hill, a Reidsville Republican who chairs one of the commission subcommittees and the Senate Appropriations Committee.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-10/state-unlikely-raise-sch
Senate plan sheds some local projects

...divided between the Senate and the House. The Senate Appropriations Committee on Friday approved a $17.4 billion spending...or brian.basinger@morris.com. The Senate Appropriations Committee gave its approval Friday to its own version...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/12/met_447146.shtml
Metro | Lucy C. Laney High School