Election News
Early voting in District 80 race starts Monday
Eligible Fulton and DeKalb county voters are encouraged to cast their ballots early for the Aug. 11 special runoff election for the District 80 Georgia House of Representatives seat. Democrat Taylo...
July 22, 2015 04:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Updated: Bennett, Davis in runoff for District 80 House seat
Democrat Taylor J. Bennett and Republican J. Max Davis are heading for an Aug. 11 runoff following Tuesday’s District 80 Georgia House of Representatives special election. With both DeKalb and Fult...
July 14, 2015 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Updated: Davis leads District 80 candidates in fundraising
With the July 14 special election to replace District 80 State Rep. Mike Jacobs, R-Brookhaven, only a week away, the fundraising efforts of the four candidates in the race are becoming clearer as t...
July 07, 2015 01:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Early voting for District 80 special election starts Monday
The Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections Friday announced it will host early voting for the July 14 District 80 state House special election Monday through July 10. Eligible Fulto...
June 19, 2015 06:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brookhaven council appoints Williams mayor to replace Davis
District 1 Brookhaven City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Rebecca Chase Williams accepted her appointment as the city’s new mayor following the resignation of Mayor J. Max Davis. “I really look for...
June 10, 2015 01:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four candidates qualify for District 80 House election
Four candidates have qualified for the July 14 special election to replace District 80 State Rep. Mike Jacobs, R-Brookhaven. Jacobs, who has represented the district for more than a decade, is vaca...
June 04, 2015 11:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arkansas joins Georgia, others in ‘SEC’ primary
The Georgia secretary of state’s office Monday announced Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson Friday signed legislation that set the 2016 presidential preference primary for March 1. Arkansas joins Alabama...
June 01, 2015 01:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Davis announces bid to run for District 80 seat
Brookhaven Mayor J. Max Davis last week announced his intention to run in the July 14 special election for Georgia House District 80. Rep. Mike Jacobs, R-Brookhaven, has represented the district fo...
May 28, 2015 10:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Incoming elected officials prepare for first day
In interviews with the Neighbor Newspapers last week, local politicians entering office this month talked about starting their tenures. New District 11 U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Cassville, was ...
January 07, 2015 08:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outgoing local politicians say goodbye
Local politicians leaving office next month looked back on their tenures and ahead on their lives outside politics in interviews with the Neighbor Newspapers last week. Sandy Springs resident Doug ...
December 31, 2014 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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