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Incumbents crush challengers in Fulton County
Candidates fighting to keep their offices won in overwhelming numbers over challengers in Fulton County’s 2014 general election, in which turnout approached 50 percent. Results certified Saturday b...
November 11, 2014 05:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reelected chairman issues statement
County Chairman John Eaves issued the following statement early this morning regarding the general election results: “First and foremost, I would like to thank the voters of Fulton County who turne...
November 05, 2014 10:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Incumbents crush challengers in Fulton County
Incumbents have crushed their competition in Fulton County's 2014 general election. Unofficial results as of 10 p.m. gave victory in the District 7 race to county Chairman John Eaves, who won reele...
November 04, 2014 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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November 04, 2014 07:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton polls close
Polls are now closed in Fulton County. Elections spokeswoman April Majors said all voters in line now will get to cast ballots. Some 190,000 citizens are expected to have turned out for Election Da...
November 04, 2014 06:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton polls seeing after-work surge
Voters in Fulton County who waited until the last minute are stretching out lines at polling places, county elections and registration department spokeswoman April Majors said. As of 5:30 p.m., she...
November 04, 2014 05:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton fixing Election Day problems
Fulton County elections and registration department spokeswoman April Majors said the county has been actively resolving issues all day. "There were a few minor problems," she said. "There was one ...
November 04, 2014 12:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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State scrambles to fix problems with voter site
As voters headed to the polls Tuesday, state officials scrambled to fix problems with a website that's supposed to help Georgians find their poll locations. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp sa...
November 04, 2014 12:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton Co. voting machine glitch corrected, turnout 'normal'
Fulton County spokeswoman April Majors said turnout at the polls, which opened at 7 a.m., is as expected but had a glitch in Alpharetta. "From my understanding, looking at the boards, it's been nor...
November 04, 2014 08:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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News Guide: Highlights of Georgia elections
Key races to watch in Tuesday elections across Georgia. TOP OF THE TICKET After months of high-stakes campaigning and a seemingly endless barrage of negative TV ads, voters will finally choose whet...
November 03, 2014 12:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County races to watch include commission, House of Representatives
The big local races in Tuesday’s election are for county chairmanship, a battle between incumbent Democrat John Eaves and challenger Earl Cooper, and for south Fulton’s new District 6 between Distr...
November 03, 2014 10:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 6 seat up for grabs Election Day
Fulton County Vice-Chair Emma Darnell, now representing District 5, will battle it out Election Day with challenger Abraham Watson for the chance to represent the new District 6, which takes effect...
October 28, 2014 03:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nunn asks for 5 debates in Senate race
Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn wants five debates with Republican David Perdue leading up to the Nov. 4 general election, with the GOP nominee's campaign suggesting in reply that her pro...
August 01, 2014 04:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Recount ahead in GOP state school superintendent race
The Georgia secretary of state’s office Tuesday announced it will hold a recount in the Republican state school superintendent primary runoff election between Richard Woods and Michael L. “Mike” Bu...
July 29, 2014 04:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrington wins District 5 in runoff
Update: Buck may seek recount in GOP state superintendent race Marvin Arrington Jr. beat Brenda Muhammad in the Democratic primary battle for the new Fulton County commission District 5. In the Jul...
July 29, 2014 01:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrington wins District 5
With all Fulton County precincts reporting runoff election results as of 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Marvin Arrington Jr. beat Brenda Muhammad in the battle for new county commission District 5. In the 60 ...
July 23, 2014 08:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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