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Sims named chairman of House properties committee

...Committee and a member of the Appropriations, Health & Human Services, Rules, Science and Technology, and Transportation committees.Sims represents District 123, which includes parts of Columbia and Richmond counties. She was elected to...
State Reps. Barbara Sims, Barry Fleming receive House assignments

...was also assigned to the Appropriations; Health and Hu man Services; Rules; Science and Technology; and Transportation committees.Sims served as deputy House whip for six years. Her new office is in the Capitol."I appreciate the confidence...
Murphy's legislative focus was local

...personal.In the 2013 legislative session, he served on the Appropriations, Higher Education, Insurance and Transportation committees and was active in several special-interest caucuses.
Perdue adds fuel to debate on transportation funding

...But no matter whether it was a chairman of the State Transportation Board or a chairman of the House or Senate transportation committees, the gas-tax increase never got off the starting line for political reasons. Governors have favored borrowing...
State Sen. Bill Jackson to seek re-election

...Education and Youth, Ethics, Natural Resources and the Environment, Reapportionment and Redistricting, and Transportation committees.A businessman, Jackson has served 21 years in the state Legislature, in both the House and Senate.
Leaders aim to improve DOT

...congestion is only going to get worse unless significant funding changes are made. Members of the House and Senate transportation committees have spent the summer traveling the state to gather input about the issue. The joint committee wrapped up its...
Group meets to root out road needs

...Center, is the second of six planned meetings around the state designed to give members of the House and Senate Transportation committees a grass-roots look at transportation funding issues in both rural and urban areas of the state. The first...
Tell us if we're on the right road

...leaders such as Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle, House Speaker Glenn Richardson and the chairmen of legislative transportation committees.a But now it is time to hear what you think - those who use Georgia's transportation network every day...
Opinion columns
Georgia House District 120 race

...background: Georgia House of Representatives, 2003-present; member of higher education, insurance and transportation committees Family: Wife, Linda; daughter and son Helen Blocker-Adams - I Age: 47 Occupation: Small-business owner...
Richmond Neighbors
Budget may brake road work

...nation, legislative support for increasing it has been limited primarily to veterans on the House and Senate Transportation committees. This year, Mr. Lawler and others are working on a novel approach that attempts to address a widely held...