Election News
House: Gingrey broke Ethics Code
The U.S. House Ethics Committee Thursday gave outgoing District 11 U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, a public rebuke because he arranged meetings for representatives of a bank he had invested in....
December 17, 2014 03:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hill, Golick re-elected
Two local incumbents representing Cobb and Fulton counties, challenged in Tuesday’s general election, held their seats. With all 159 precincts reporting, District 6 State Sen. Hunter Hill, R-Smyrna...
November 05, 2014 01:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thayer edges Pierre in tight Post 2 sprint
Republican Susan Thayer said her three decades of experience as an educator helped her win the Post 2 seat on the Cobb Board of Education Tuesday. Of the 24,571 votes cast in the race, with all 19 ...
November 05, 2014 01:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Perdue, Deal win as Republicans roll
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 3:54 P.M. WITH CANDIDATE BOB GIBELING'S QUOTES) With all results in, incumbent Republican Nathan Deal and Republican candidate David Perdue won in the governor’s and U.S. Senat...
November 04, 2014 09:47 PM | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northside/Sandy Springs Election Results (live feed)
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November 04, 2014 07:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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State scrambles to fix problems with voter site
As voters headed to the polls Tuesday, state officials scrambled to fix problems with a website that's supposed to help Georgians find their poll locations. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp sa...
November 04, 2014 12:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Voter turnout higher than expected
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 7:41 P.M. WITH INFO, QUOTES FROM ONE POLLING PLACE) The polls in Tuesday's general election closed at 7 p.m. and officials are now tallying the results. Judging by the number of...
November 04, 2014 10:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: More than 900,000 residents vote early
(UPDATED MONDAY AT 2:43 P.M. WITH UPDATED EARLY VOTING NUMBERS) The Georgia secretary of state’s office Monday released a summary of early voting data for Tuesday's general election. Early voting s...
November 03, 2014 02:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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News Guide: Highlights of Georgia elections
Key races to watch in Tuesday elections across Georgia. TOP OF THE TICKET After months of high-stakes campaigning and a seemingly endless barrage of negative TV ads, voters will finally choose whet...
November 03, 2014 12:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight local contested races on ballot
Following months of campaigning, the 2014 general election will arrive Tuesday with two high-profile races at the top of the ballot and eight more contested local ones toward the bottom of it. In t...
October 29, 2014 07:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ballot to include amendments, referendum
In addition to the candidates up vying for public office, Tuesday’s general election ballot will include two proposed constitutional amendments and one statewide referendum. Amendment A asks voters...
October 29, 2014 06:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnson challenging Hill for District 6 Senate seat
Democratic candidate Antron Johnson, a business owner seeking political office for the first time, will challenge District 6 State Sen. Hunter Hill for his seat in the Nov. 4 general election. The ...
October 22, 2014 12:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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State releases update on registered voters
The secretary of state’s office Tuesday released updated information on the number of eligible Georgia voters registered for the Nov. 4 general election. The state currently has 6.04 million regist...
October 21, 2014 11:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pierre, Stultz to battle for Cobb Post 2 school board seat
Having beaten two other candidates in the Republican primary and runoff races, Susan Thayer will face Democrat Kenya Pierre Nov. 4 in the general election for the Post 2 Cobb County Board of Educat...
October 01, 2014 12:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Absentee ballots sent at state deadline
The secretary of state’s office Monday announced the election officials in each of the 159 counties in Georgia have worked diligently to ensure that all Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Vot...
September 22, 2014 04:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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