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October 26, 2004

Albany-- A political endorsement today in an Albany senate race.

District 12 Senator Michael Meyer von Bremen was endorsed by the Georgia Association of Educators.

Retired Dougherty High principal Commodore Conyers says the senator is a friend of education, "He supports education, he votes for the right issues, he introduces legislation pertaining to education, this is the kind of person that educators support."

The GAE says they endorsed Meyer von Bremen because he supports bus safety, smaller class sizes, and protection of the HOPE scholarship.

Meyer von Bremen is being challenged by Republican Joe Thomas.

Posted at 5:40 p.m. by melissa.kill@walb.com