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NJ Gov. Chris Christie visits South Carolina

...and the District of Columbia.Earlier in the day, he attended a private fundraiser in Wilmington, N.C., for state House Speaker Thom Tillis, who is trying to unseat Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in November.Christie appeared with Tillis at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/nj-gov-chris-christie-visits-south-
Meeting at podium

South Carolina Gov. David Beasley (right) and state House Speaker David Wilkins of Greenville meet at the podium Wednesday at the North Augusta Community Center. The event was a campaign barbecue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/16/met_216079.shtml
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A Hand in history

PELHAM, Ga. - Elsie Hand knows a thing or two about Georgia, and she should. She's the widow of a state House speaker, a former member of the state Board of Regents and even served as mayor of this southwest Georgia community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/14/ent_206772.shtml
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A Hand in history

PELHAM, Ga. - Elsie Hand knows a thing or two about Georgia, and she should. She's the widow of a state House speaker, a former member of the state Board of Regents and even served as mayor of this southwest Georgia community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/13/ent_206731.shtml
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Former state House speaker charged with having gun at Atlanta airport

A former speaker of the Georgia House faces charges of having a gun at a security checkpoint in Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, court records show.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-25/former-state-house-speaker-ch
Georgia lobbyist spending drops in month since new limits

...accepting pay for in-state official work and travel on some days when lobbyists reported wining and dining him out of state.House Speaker David Ralston, R-Blue Ridge, ran into criticism after a lobbyist paid $17,000 in 2010 to take him, his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-23/georgia-lobbyist-spending-dro
House speaker touts state's pro-business climate at Chamber event

...this upcoming session, continuing to push policies that promote business and the creation of jobs in Georgia, state House Speaker David Ralston told local leaders on Tuesday.The Blue Ridge, Ga., Republican was the keynote speaker at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-11-05/house-speaker-touts-stat
Former ambassador to lead Haley's team

...taking over from Gov. Mark Sanford. He leaves office in January under a two-term limit.Wilkins, a former state House speaker, was presiding when Sanford famously carried pigs to the doors of the chamber to protest how budget vetoes were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Across Georgia

...federal prosecutor for 43 Southern counties. This time, his office is investigating the use of campaign funds by state House Speaker Terry Coleman, trying to determine whether he used some donor money to make payments on an apartment in Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/18/met_372957.shtml
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School choice unlikely to pass this year

...the matter recommended more probing. It took hours, but the 13-member panel finally had a suggestion for the state House speaker: create a task force to determine how the state could expand school choice options for parents and their children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/met_276315.shtml
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