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Undoing what's done is Legislature's job

This was a miserable session for everybody. - State Rep. Tom Bordeaux Georgia just finished its longest legislative session, and now comes the interesting part - figuring out what our lawmakers did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/29/kir_371078.shtml
Bill Kirby
Group OKs bill on stucco

...bill aimed at defective home construction, despite objections from the sponsor that it's unconstitutional. Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, introduced the legislation after complaints from coastal residents who discovered water damage beneath...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/10/met_283510.shtml
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Bill would pay three men cleared by DNA

...organization thinks the money would be a bad idea. Reps. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, and Stephanie Stuckey Benfield, D-Atlanta...of. Democratic Reps. Stephanie Stuckey Benfield and Tom Bordeaux introduced the bill to pay the exonerated men.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/01/met_441496.shtml
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Abortion debate flares in House, but no bill likely to pass

...abortions hit the Georgia House on Tuesday, but the pleas did not sway a top Democrat blocking the bill. Savannah Democrat Tom Bordeaux shrugged off at least a dozen lawmakers who took the podium and called on him to schedule a hearing in his powerful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/26/met_474394.shtml
Metro
Officials debate changes in representation system

...be easy to change. "Nobody ever gets a lot of votes by campaigning for the rights of criminals," said state Rep. Tom Bordeaux, a Savannah Democrat and the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Observers say the lack of political will on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/01/met_345433.shtml
Metro
Corruption isn't always a federal case

...abuse their offices. "The feds have different priorities, different resources and different laws," said state Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah. "They might just not want to deal with some cases. It's not adequate for the state of Georgia to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/13/met_455893.shtml
Metro
Relief bill stalled by chairman

...chairman of the Veterans and Consumer Affairs Committee. "Reasonable people ought to be able to negotiate." Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, introduced the bill in response to people living along the coast who discovered rot and termites in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/02/met_282242.shtml
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Stucco bill gets final approval

...out by six legislative conferees a short while earlier with just six "no" votes. The bill was introduced by Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, following complaints from owners of homes covered with synthetic stucco in coastal Georgia, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/24/met_285407.shtml
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Politicians endangering kids

...Perdue and Democratic Lt. Gov. Mark Taylor agreed last month to work together to pass one. Now along comes state Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, to muddy the waters. He's introduced a bill to rival...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/05/edi_403437.shtml
Editorials
House stops tobacco plan

...other ways to balance next year's budget. "I think this is going to be a tax-and-cut session," said Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, who voted for the legislation. "We've got to do some taxing and some cutting." The governor's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/27/met_474500.shtml
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