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159,152 Georgians vote early in primary runoff election
Early voting for Tuesday’s primary runoff election ended Friday, and the Georgia secretary of state’s office announced Monday the number of ballots cast during the three-week period, which started ...
July 21, 2014 07:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight races on runoff election ballot; polls open Tuesday
Eight races, including five local ones, will be on the ballot in Tuesday’s primary runoff election. In the biggest statewide battle, Republicans Jack Kingston and David Perdue face off for the U.S....
July 21, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voter turnout expected to be 10 percent
Even with a ballot that includes the high-profile showdown between Republican U.S. Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue, only about 10 percent of voters are expected to hit the polls in...
July 17, 2014 09:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barr, Loudermilk squaring off for District 11 seat
Following the May 20 primary election, Republicans Bob Barr and Barry Loudermilk are still battling for the District 11 U.S. House seat. They will face off in the July 22 primary runoff election, a...
July 09, 2014 09:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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44,342 residents have voted early thus far
The Georgia secretary of state’s office Tuesday announced 44,342 statewide residents have cast ballots during early voting for the July 22 primary runoff election. Early voting started June 30 and ...
July 08, 2014 02:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harris, Stedman battling for Cobb judge seat
Cobb County voters will get to choose between Ann Harris, a senior district attorney for the county, and Juanita Stedman, a county juvenile court judge, in the July 22 runoff race for the superior ...
June 25, 2014 10:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barr, Loudermilk trade blows at forum at Kennesaw State
The two remaining hopefuls in the race for Georgia’s 11th Congressional District traded verbal blows during a Saturday night forum at Kennesaw State University’s Bailey Center. Former U.S. Congress...
June 18, 2014 11:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stultz faces Thayer for Cobb Post 2 school board seat
Tim Stultz, the Post 2 school board member for Cobb County, will face Susan Thayer July 22 in the Republican primary runoff election. The district includes Vinings. In the May 20 primary election, ...
June 18, 2014 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Election certified by secretary of state
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 4:50 P.M. WITH NEWS ON THE DISTRICT 7 FULTON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS' ELECTION RECOUNT) Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp Wednesday announced he has certified the res...
May 29, 2014 04:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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As expected, voter turnout in primary ‘light’
As expected, turnout in last week’s primary election was low, with only 19.5 percent of registered voters statewide casting ballots. In Fulton and Cobb counties, it was even lower, at 16.39 percent...
May 28, 2014 12:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Primary Results: Complete list of winners
Here is a list of winners of races in Georgia. U.S. Senate Michelle Nunn, Dem U.S. Senate Jack Kingston, GOP -- Advances to runoff David Perdue, GOP -- Advances to runoff Governor Nathan Deal (i), ...
May 21, 2014 05:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Campaigns spent $30 per vote in Ga. GOP Senate primary
The first round of Senate Republican primary voting in Georgia cost the campaigns and outside groups about $30 per vote, at least. That's based on an Associated Press analysis of spending by the ca...
May 21, 2014 04:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Handel wins Fulton but Perdue, Kingston in runoff
(UPDATED FRIDAY AT 1:56 P.M. WITH QUOTES FROM FULTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE CANDIDATE JANE BARWICK) In Tuesday’s primary election, Karen Handel won the Republican U.S. Senate race in Fulton Co...
May 21, 2014 11:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue, Kingston to meet in GOP Senate runoff
Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah and former Dollar General CEO David Perdue advanced to a GOP runoff after Tuesday's primary, setting up a battle between a veteran congressman and an opponent billing...
May 20, 2014 11:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED RESULTS: School Superintendent primaries still too close to call
Secretary of State Dem - Primary 1,930 of 2,727 precincts - 71 percent WINNER- Doreen Carter 146,567 - 68 percent Gerald Beckum 68,636 - 32 percent   School Superintendent Dem - Primary 1,931 of 2,...
May 20, 2014 11:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED RESULTS: Handel, Kingston battle it out to take on Perdue
U.S. Senate Dem - Primary 1,872 of 2,727 precincts - 69 percent WINNER -Michelle Nunn 172,059 - 75 percent Steen Miles 25,079 - 11 percent Todd Robinson 22,962 - 10 percent Branko Radulovacki 8,180...
May 20, 2014 10:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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