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Lawmakers meet in Effingham Co.

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Lawmakers discuss legislative priorities at Eggs and Issues. Lawmakers discuss legislative priorities at Eggs and Issues.
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

Leaders in Effingham County on Thursday morning discussed issues facing the fast growing county.

The Effingham Chamber of Commerce held its annual Eggs and Issues breakfast at the Effingham College and Career Academy in Rincon.

Ga. Sen. Jack Hill and Reps. Jon Burns, Bill Hitchens and Ann Purcell spoke to the crowd and answered questions about upcoming legislative priorities, which include funding for transportation, education, support for economic development and how the 2013 session of the Georgia General Assembly could affect the community.

State Rep. Ann Purcell was recognized for her 18 years of service to the county.

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