State Rep. Shaw Blackmon, R-Bonaire, told a panel of legislators at the state Capitol on Thursday that military bases are an economic boon for the whole state. He’s just filed a bill that could set aside state funds to help base-area communities support their bases.
State Rep. Shaw Blackmon, R-Bonaire, told a panel of legislators at the state Capitol on Thursday that military bases are an economic boon for the whole state. He’s just filed a bill that could set aside state funds to help base-area communities support their bases. Maggie Lee mlee@macon.com
State Rep. Shaw Blackmon, R-Bonaire, told a panel of legislators at the state Capitol on Thursday that military bases are an economic boon for the whole state. He’s just filed a bill that could set aside state funds to help base-area communities support their bases. Maggie Lee mlee@macon.com
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