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Driving force is money

...ATLANTA --- When asked what's needed for a legislative proposal to capture the interest of lobbyists, former Rep. Tom Bordeaux starts with a one-word answer: "Money." Then Mr. Bordeaux, a Savannah Democrat who retired before this year's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/25/met_154091.shtml
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Futures unsure for Georgia parties

...little difference between Mr. Taylor and Mr. Perdue, perceiving them as "two smiling good ole boys," said Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, who did not run for re-election. Democrats also say the party needs a better effort to recruit candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/14/met_104411.shtml
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Analysis: Some lawmakers deserve praises

...minority, you have to work hard on your persuasion with a lot of skill." Other Democrats often mentioned were Rep. Tom Bordeaux, of Savannah; Rep. Jeanette Jamieson, of Toccoa; and Sen. David Adelman, of Decatur, all for their ability to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/10/met_76891.shtml
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House OKs get-tough measures

...subject to verification. Democrats charged that the light stance toward employers was a hypocritical approach. Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, compared the legislation's impact on Hispanics to the crossroads the state faced during the civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/24/met_73078.shtml
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Divorce bill goes back to committee

...between parents that are at each other's throats," said Mr. Hatfield, a lawyer who practices divorce law. Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, said the bill would drive up the cost of divorce by increasing the number of billable hours lawyers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/21/met_72020.shtml
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Nurses' powers may be on rise

...experience than doctors to make key medical decisions. "There are not sufficient safeguards built in there," said Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah. Mr. Bordeaux said the bill would allow a retail outlet to reach an agreement with a doctor to have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/03/met_63907.shtml
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Bill would give public access to juvenile court proceedings

...care in the public eye. Mrs. Burmeister also suggested it could encourage greater honesty in the courtroom. Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, said it might be a good idea to put the courts in the public eye. But he also noted that children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/03/met_63908.shtml
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House joins to honor longtime postmaster

...Atlanta when Mr. Nixon was not in a good mood. Lawmakers said Mr. Nixon often went out of his way to help others. Said Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, who got to know Mr. Nixon during 15 years in the House: "He'd break his neck to help you out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/25/met_59766.shtml
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Sex crimes bill goes for vote

...Georgia, committee members have raised concerns over the increased cost to taxpayers from longer prison stays. Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah, who cast one of two votes against the bill, called it a naive approach to trying to deter sex offenders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/01/met_50989.shtml
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Lawmakers will clarify issue

...because the people got upset when they learned the house they grew up in could be given to Wal-Mart," said Rep. Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah. He said the new bill limiting eminent domain actions was drafted in response.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/29/met_457314.shtml
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