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  1. Sabal Trail pipeline construction is approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... gas use in Georgia will be located in Colquitt, Dougherty and Mitchell Counties. Marietta says Congressman Sanford Bishop and other African American congressmen wrote letters raising environmental justice concerns claiming the project will ...

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  2. Ocmulgee Mounds changes move forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... approval of the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources Wednesday. In a joint news release, U.S. Reps. Sanford Bishop and Austin Scott said the committee unanimously passed the Ocmulgee Mounds National Historic Park Boundary Act. Bishop, an Albany ...

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  3. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Business Wire

    United Health Foundation donates $750,000 to fund The Blue Star Cares: Military Caregiver Online Interactive Program, which will leverage avatar technology to train and support military caregivers Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. talks to military caregivers during a Capitol Hill forum that highlighted unique military caregiver challenges. During the forum a new initiative was announced by United Health Foundation and Blue Star Families to train and support military caregivers.

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  4. UGA takes lead on celebrations of Black History Month in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... 18. It's free for anyone to attend. Another featured speaker scheduled to visit the university is U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, a Democrat from Columbus, who represents southwest and middle Georgia. Bishop has served 12 terms in the House. He speaks at ... 4 comments

  5. UGA takes lead on celebrations of Black History Month in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... 18. It's free for anyone to attend. Another featured speaker scheduled to visit the university is U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, a Democrat from Columbus, who represents southwest and middle Georgia. Bishop has served 12 terms in the House. He speaks at ... 4 comments

  6. Markup: Full Committee Markup on 18 BillsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | The United States House of Representatives

    H.R. 482 (Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.) , To redesignate Ocmulgee National Monument in the State of Georgia and revise its boundary, and for other purposes. "Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2015" H.R. 812 (Rep. Michael ...

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  7. GOP's Cleveland convention already lining up rock starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Hill

    ... of more than two-dozen members of Congress on its advisory board, including Reps. Richard Hudson (R-N.C.) and Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.) as co-chairmen. During the day, the event will offer guests activities including a stunt-driver-led "rally cross" ...

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  8. Selfie school? Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter's Sunday SchoolRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... she grew up. When Carter started teaching about half an hour later, he publicly welcomed Georgia congressman Sanford Bishop (D-Albany) and his wife, who were seated with Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), one row behind Deen. Not quite. Not with a former ...

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  9. Two U.S. Reps. Defeat Subpoenas in Shirley Sherrod Defamation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Law.com

    Reps. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., and James Clyburn, D-S.C., won't have to testify in Shirley Sherrod's defamation case against the late conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart, a federal district judge in Washington ruled on Saturday. LexisNexis is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications.

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  10. The 'birther' bull butts backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Three. Judging will be done by a cross-section of distinguished professionals, including a member of Rep. Sanford Bishop's staff, a constitutional law professor, and a representative from Fort Benning's Staff Judge Advocate Office (JAG). School ...

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  11. Top black lawmaker calls for bipartisan House panel to investigate U.S. police shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | UPI

    ... Reps. Brenda Lawrence, D-Mich., Elijah Cummings , D-Md., Charles Rangel , D-N.Y., Henry Johnson, D-Ga., Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., Lacy Clay, D-Mo., John Lewis , D-Ga., Keith Ellison , D-Minn., and Gwendolynne Moore, D-Wisc. "This past year alone we ...

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  12. Two U.S. Reps. Defeat Subpoenas in Shirley Sherrod Defamation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Law.com

    Reps. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., and James Clyburn, D-S.C., won't have to testify in Shirley Sherrod's defamation case against the late conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart, a federal district judge in Washington ruled on Saturday. LexisNexis is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications.

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  13. Friends of Historic Claflin sign lease with city to restore site,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... colonel, was the Republican nominee in 2012 for Georgia's 2nd Congressional seat before losing to incumbent Sanford Bishop. House emphasized, although Claflin's historic significance is as a black school, its future significance is broader in scope. ...

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  14. Two U.S. Reps. Defeat Subpoenas in Shirley Sherrod Defamation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Law.com

    Reps. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., and James Clyburn, D-S.C., won't have to testify in Shirley Sherrod's defamation case against the late conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart, a federal district judge in Washington ruled on Saturday. LexisNexis is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications.

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  15. Armstrong: It's a sad end to Rep. Louise Bishop's political careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Philly.com

    OF ALL THE state politicians who got caught up in the investigation involving payoffs from a political lobbyist, Louise Bishop's case troubled me the most. I didn't want to believe that the venerable state rep would get caught up in shady financial dealings.

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  16. Michael Bryant of Congressman Sanford Bishop's Office, thanks ConyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, City Councilman Luther Conyers, Jr. was recognized for serving the City of Bainbridge for nearly 38 years of service. Conyers, 86, said he had decided it was time to step aside and let others have a chance to serve, although he said he would still take an active interest in local government.

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  17. Black history museum founder resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Smyre, State Sen. Ed Harbison, Marshal Greg Countryman, School Board Member Athavia Senior and Congressman Sanford Bishop, he said. Warner also had been teaching black history classes to some homeschool children. He said one local pastor, the Rev. ...

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  18. Two U.S. Reps. Defeat Subpoenas in Shirley Sherrod Defamation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Law.com

    Reps. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., and James Clyburn, D-S.C., won't have to testify in Shirley Sherrod's defamation case against the late conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart, a federal district judge in Washington ruled on Saturday. LexisAdvance is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications.

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  19. Liberty County 4th grader saves choking studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | WTVM

    ... Nearly $150,000 has been awarded to Fort Valley State University.The announcement comes from Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) who says the $149,999 grant was awarded to the university's College of Agriculture, Family Sciences and Technology ...

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  20. Rep. Bishop Announces $150K Grant for Historically Black Georgia CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | WTVM

    The announcement comes from Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. who says the $149,999 grant was awarded to the university's College of Agriculture, Family Sciences and Technology by the United States Department of Agriculture's Capacity Building Grants Program. The funds will support the creation of courses and a laboratory that teaches students hands-on training in bioinformatics, an interdisciplinary field of science that combines computer science, statistics, mathematics, and engineering to analyze and interpret biological data.

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