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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 | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding gives majority of runoff votes to Perdue, Woods
Paulding voters gave David Perdue 55 percent of their votes in last week’s primary election runoff to help him defeat U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston for one of Georgia’s two U.S. Senate seats. Perdue, who...
July 29, 2014 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding voters help Perdue gain GOP Senate nomination
Paulding voters gave David Perdue 55 percent of their votes in the Tuesday primary election runoff to help him defeat U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston for one of Georgia's two U.S. Senate seats. Perdue, who...
July 23, 2014 09:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilson wins Democratic primary for state superintendent
Democrat Valarie Wilson has won her party's nomination for state school superintendent. Early returns Tuesday showed Wilson winning about 54 percent of the vote against state Rep. Alisha Thomas Mor...
July 22, 2014 11:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff
Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a matchup against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn that w...
July 22, 2014 11:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue wins GOP nomination for US Senate
U.S. Senate GOP - Runoff (2,431 of 2,727 precincts - 89 percent) WINNER- David Perdue, GOP 233,832 - 51 percent Jack Kingston, GOP 228,006 - 49 percent School Superintendent Dem - Runoff (2,431 of ...
July 22, 2014 07:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board can unite despite airport differences, future commissioners say
Those likely to be serving on the county commission after Jan. 1 say disagreement on one issue should not divide the board as it deals with the overall business of operating Paulding government. Ch...
May 28, 2014 03:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voters back airport commercialization foes; most incumbent lawmakers have November challengers
Two candidates opposing airport commercialization easily won election to Paulding County Commission last week. A third candidate allied to their cause awaited a November vote which could give them ...
May 28, 2014 03:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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 | 27 27 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 | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Primary Results: GOP State House
District 1 15 of 15 precincts - 100 percent RUNOFF- John Deffenbaugh (i) 1,519 - 45 percent RUNOFF- Robert Goff 941 - 28 percent Alan Painter 915 - 27 percent   District 2 11 of 11 precincts - 100 ...
May 21, 2014 10:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Primary Results: GOP State Senate
District 8 38 of 38 precincts - 100 percent RUNOFF- Ellis Black 4,031 - 49 percent RUNOFF- John Page 2,414 - 29 percent Richard Raines 1,811 - 22 percent   District 9 42 of 42 precincts - 100 perce...
May 21, 2014 09:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 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 | 36 36 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 | 10 10 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 | 11 11 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 | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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