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Hearing on state health contract highly charged

...that bidders submit proposals for multiple designs.Also representing United was former Georgia Attorney General Thurbert Baker, now at McKenna Long. Baker said Wednesday that in his 13 years as the state's top legal officer, "I never saw...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-16/hearing-state-health-contrac
Appeals backlog allows police officers to work after misconduct

...appeals process to prevent future backlogs.The newspaper was unable to obtain comment from former Attorney General Thurbert Baker, who held the post from 1997 to 2011.Meanwhile, officers continue in their jobs or get jobs with other law enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-11-20/appeals-backlog-allows
AP Investigation: Candidate Nathan Deal lobbied state on landfill

...development.The documents, obtained through open records requests, show Deal tried in 2005 to persuade Attorney General Thurbert Baker to interpret state law in a way that would allow the landfill to move forward. They also indicate Deal's congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-10
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Hodges gets bipartisan DAs to speak up for him

...were deficiencies with the current attorney general, Thurbert Baker, or his predecessor, Mike Bowers, who had not been...Skandalakis brushed the question aside. "This is not about Thurbert Baker. He's been an excellent attorney general," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-18/hodges-gets-bipartisan-das-s
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Votes for write-ins defeated in primaries aren't counted

...consider writing in the name of someone they like better, but they can't select someone such as Karen Handel or Thurbert Baker if they want their votes counted.The flood of negative campaign ads is designed to weaken support for the established...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-10
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3 to review Ga. commissioner's suspension

...Commissioner Kevin Kenerly should be suspended from office. Perdue issued an order on Wednesday appointing Attorney General Thurbert Baker, Cobb County Commissioner Tim Lee and Forsyth County Commissioner Charlie Laughinghouse to review an indictment against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-11-10/3-review-ga-commission
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Analysis: What goes around comes around

...job.Secretary of State Karen Handel was rumored - correctly so - to be gearing up to run, as was Attorney General Thurbert Baker.Ditto for Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, and his ambitions awakened those of Savannah state Sen. Eric Johnson - for Cagle's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-12
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Sam Olens has been a busy Ga. attorney general

...likely to be busy, he'll find himself in the middle of the kind of political battles his immediate predecessor, Thurbert Baker, eschewed. In 13 years, Baker rarely called a news conference or announced a legislative agenda as Olens did Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-02-21/sam-olens-has-been-busy-
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Barnes seen as likely Democratic pick for governor

...state's tough fiscal problems also matters.The most likely spoiler in the seven-man race is Attorney General Thurbert Baker. Baker has been the state's top lawyer for 13 years and won recent praise among party loyalists for refusing Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
Georgia gubernatorial forum allows talk on issues

...Democrats rehashed what they've already said about a proposal to use electronic bingo to raise money for schools.Thurbert Baker, the state attorney general, chided Barnes for equivocating on his bingo idea, which he said would raise up to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-06