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Bills raise suspicions

...state to take over "failing" schools, and the transportation bill. I have my suspicions.The state would take over...Atlanta's woes?I have a similar concern about the transportation bill. A few years ago, the entire state had the opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-15/bills-raise-suspicions
Senate lawmakers make big changes to Georgia transportation bill

ATLANTA - A key Senate committee on Tuesday approved significant changes to a bill aimed at raising $1 billion for Georgia's transportation needs.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-17/senate-lawmakers-make-big-chang
Electric vehicles poised to play an important role in Georgia's future

...focus of the proposed transportation plan to fix Georgia's road and bridge infrastructure issues. The omnibus transportation bill includes measures to not only charge each driver a $200-per-year fee, but the legislation would eliminate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-01/electric-vehicle
Georgia drivers pay $7.9 billion for bad roads, study finds

...released Wednesday by transportation advocates. Also on Wednesday, a state House committee approved an amended transportation bill that would allow local governments to continue collecting some sales tax on motor fuel, but the money would have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/georgia-drivers-pay-79-billio
Ga. legislative deadline looms this week

...chronically failing" schools and a bill aimed at raising millions for the state's transportation needs.The transportation bill passed out of the House on Thursday and now goes to the Senate where members of that chamber are expected to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-08/ga-legislative-deadlines
Augusta-area business leaders press state officials on transportation

...early in the legislative discussions of the bill."Right now, we're not going to make a big difference in the transportation bill. We just are not," said Sims, an Augusta Republican who is a cosponsor of the legislation.Assistant Transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-02-10/augusta-area-business-leaders-p
US to fine Japanese air bag maker Takata $14,000 per day for failing to cooperate in probe

...reversal from a $74 million profit a year earlier.Foxx announced the fines on a bus tour to promote a major transportation bill that would raise the maximum fine against companies to $300 million, triple the NHTSA's investigations budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/us-fine-japanese-air-bag-m
What you pay at pump may change

...circumspect in a statement his office released after the House leaders' press conference. "The release of a transportation bill is a positive step forward in the process of delivering for Georgians the transportation improvements we desperately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/what-you-pay-pump-may-change
What you pay at pump may change

...circumspect in a statement his office released after the House leaders' press conference."The release of a transportation bill is a positive step forward in the process of delivering for Georgians the transportation improvements we desperately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/house-leaders-unveil-outline
Perdue signs transportation bill

ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue signed a long-awaited transportation bill today that will allow Georgia voters to decide whether to hike the sales tax to pay for roads and infrastructure.The legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-02/perdue-signs-transportation-
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