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New Georgia road-funding bill signed

...counties to join with the neighbors of their choice on a new sales tax or to go it alone.Senate Transportation Chairman Tommie Williams predicted many would jump at the chance."Part of the solution in this bill is not just raising money. It's allowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-04/new-georgia-road-funding
Mr. Tommie Williams, Sr. (WARD, S.C.)

WARD, S.C. - Tommie Williams, Sr., 75, died on March 15, 2005 in the Aiken Regional Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Eva Culbreath, four sons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/17/obi_447629.shtml
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Vote adds to pressure for Georgia lobbying cap

...tab for their air and train fare. Senate President Tommie Williams had a lobbyist pick up $5,000 in golfing fees when...Republicans, including Senate President Pro Tempore Tommie Williams, who is leaving his leadership post next year but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-08-04/vote-adds-pressure-georg
Senate lawmakers make big changes to Georgia transportation bill

...needs this session, with encouragement from the state's business community.Senate Transportation Chairman Sen. Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, said he's open to suggestions with a specific benchmark in mind."The goal in the Senate is to keep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-17/senate-lawmakers-make-big-chang
Gas tax change would hit out-of-state drivers, House speaker says

...share for the use of our roads," he said in a speech to the Atlanta Press Club.Senate Transportation Chairman Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, told reporters the day before, "One of our goals in the Senate was to try to keep gas prices as low...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-20/gas-tax-change-would-hit
Autism bill looks stalled in Ga. House

...potential,'' Bullard said. "Having a child, the most important thing is that they can speak."State Sen. Tommie Williams. R-Lyons, who is related to Ava, told the House lawmakers that their role "is to determine what makes good policy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-24/autism-bill-looks-stalle
Mother behind autism insurance push eager for governor to sign bill

...well," Rice said.One reason the Bullards pushed the Legislature so hard is that Ava's great-uncle is Sen. Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, who has championed her cause and found other lawmakers just as enthusiastic, such as Sen. Char lie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-18/mother-behind-autism-ins
Lawmaker likes way road funding turned out

...and Senate next year without committee testimony or the possibility of amendment.Senate Transportation Chairman Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, explained it to his colleagues as a way to restructure the state's tax system to better reflect changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-07/lawmaker-likes-way-road-
Analysis: Explaining Georgia's new road revenue plan

...Capitol was willing to comment on it before they left for a weekend of analysis. Even Senate Transportation Chairman Tommie Williams and his immediate predecessor Sen. Steve Gooch announced they were still weighing other options.To illustrate the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-01/analysis-explaining-ga-r
Ga. panel backs autism coverage requirement

...insurers to cover applied behavioral therapy for autism have been ongoing in Georgia for five years, led by Sen. Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, whose niece's daughter was successfully treated with the therapy.Although expensive, applied behavioral...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/ga-panel-backs-autism-co