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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 | 22 22 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 | 15 15 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 | 30 30 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 | 6 6 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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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5 things to know about the Georgia Senate primary
The Georgia Senate race will be one of the most closely watched of the 2014 midterm elections. Republicans are looking to defend retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss's seat as they try to regain control o...
May 20, 2014 09:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senate GOP race close
Michelle Nunn easily won the Democratic nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, with the party hoping she can thwart the GOP's hopes of taking control of the chamber for the last two ye...
May 20, 2014 08:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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In state Senate race, crying babies rule TV ad wars
Baby, you're a star in Georgia politics. Three candidates in the state's rollicking GOP primary race for an open Senate seat have aired television ads featuring crying infants as the campaign cacop...
May 15, 2014 04:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia GOP Senate hopefuls grapple over conservative credentials
Georgia’s top Republican Senate hopefuls are scrambling to prove who’d be the most conservative opponent to take on Democratic favorite Michelle Nunn in a race that will help determine which party ...
April 25, 2014 12:20 PM | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue apologizes to Handel for education comment
A candidate for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat has apologized for suggesting that his opponent's lack of a college degree makes her less qualified for the position. Officials from the Karen Handel...
April 11, 2014 11:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Palin campaigns for Handel in Ga. Senate race
Sarah Palin is riding to the defense of the only Republican woman in the nomination fight for Georgia's open Senate seat, hitting back against GOP rival David Perdue's apparent dismissal of Karen H...
April 03, 2014 02:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue snipes at Handel over college degree
A top Republican candidate in Georgia's U.S. Senate race is dismissing one of his opponents for not having a college degree as he touts his own experiences as a businessman. Former Dollar General C...
April 03, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Campaign filings detail finances of Gov. Deal, opponents
Gov. Nathan Deal is reporting an improvement in his personal finances as he heads into a competitive re-election bid four years after questions were raised about his sizeable debts. Reports show De...
April 02, 2014 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rep. Paul Broun wins senate straw poll of 200
U.S. Rep. Paul Broun, R-Athens, won the straw poll asking who should replace retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss at a meet-and-greet this week that attracted a crowd of about 200. The straw poll saw...
November 07, 2013 11:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charter schools amendment passes
With all but one Georgia county completing voter reports, the majority of voters have cast their ballots in favor of the statewide charter school Constitutional amendment. On the ballot voters were...
November 07, 2012 11:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kittle tops Cagle Gray in School Board Post 4 race
The biggest news from Tuesday's election is the upcoming change to the Bartow County School Board. In one of the few contested races in Bartow County, Republican Fred Kittle topped incumbent Wanda ...
November 06, 2012 08:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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