Election News
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 | 1 1 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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Perdue wins GOP nomination
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 11:29 P.M. WITH LATE RESULTS) David Perdue has won his tight Republican U.S. Senate battle against Jack Kingston in Tuesday’s primary runoff election and won in Cobb and Fulton ...
July 22, 2014 09:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Polls close; turnout slow
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 7:21 WITH INFO, QUOTES FROM ONE LOCAL POLLING PLACE'S MANAGER) Judging by the turnout at three local polling places during Tuesday's primary runoff election, voters were not rus...
July 22, 2014 09:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blog: How was your voting experience?
This morning I voted in the primary runoff election at my polling place, High Point Elementary School in Sandy Springs. There was no line – two people were ahead of me but there was plenty of room ...
July 22, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Judge dismisses Pitts’ lawsuit against Eaves, county
A judge has dismissed the May 20 Democratic primary election lawsuit District 7 Fulton County Board of Commissioners (chairman) candidate Robb Pitts filed against fellow candidate John Eaves and Ri...
July 21, 2014 01:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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 | 27 27 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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Early voting begins
The Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections Monday started early voting at three sites for the July 22 primary runoff election. Monday through July 11, early voting will take place a...
June 30, 2014 06:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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School renovations force Fulton to change polling places
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections will be required to change nine polling locations for the July 22 primary runoff election. All affected v...
June 26, 2014 01:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barwick, Robertson facing off for Fulton judicial seat
Following the May 20 primary election, Jane Barwick and Shelitha R. Robertson still remain in the battle for the Fulton County Superior Court judge seat being vacated by retiring Judge Cynthia Wrig...
June 25, 2014 10:59 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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Fulton County hosting early voting for runoff
With the primary runoff election July 22, the Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections will host early voting June 30 through July 18 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Three polling precincts wil...
June 09, 2014 02:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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