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Thursday, January 29, 2009

A (small) transit victory

From our friends at Get Georgia Moving:
Transportation Funding Legislation:
Measure Passes Senate Transportation Committee With No Opposition

Senate Bill 39 and its companion Senate Resolution 44, sponsored by Sen.
Jeff Mullis (Chickamauga) and co-sponsored by 43 other state senators,
moved easily through the Senate Transportation Committee on January
28th. The important transportation funding measures will be up for a
vote before the full Senate soon.

Please take action and click on this link to contact your state senator
and encourage them to support the bill!

Terry H. Chastain
Get Georgia Moving, Inc.
Phone: 404-586-8406
Fax: 404-586-8427
Cell: 404-219-4944

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