Wed., August 1, 2012 10:01am
Unofficial results from Georgia's primary elections show that voters have approved what will soon become Georgia's newest city.
Wed., August 1, 2012 7:51am
Freshman Rep. Tom Graves, a Republican from Ranger, will carry his party's banner in the fall. He will be a heavy favorite over little-known Democrat Daniel "Danny" Grant, an electrician from Fort Oglethorpe.
Wed., August 1, 2012 7:46am
Republican U.S. Rep. Lynn Westmoreland cruised past two primary challengers in Georgia's 3rd Congressional District.
Wed., August 1, 2012 7:43am
U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey has won a crowded GOP primary in Georgia's 11th Congressional District and will be a favorite to win a sixth term when he meets Democrat Patrick Thompson in the Nov. 6 general election.
Wed., August 1, 2012 7:29am
Election results from the Georgia Secretary of State show that nearly 73 percent of voters in Cobb County approved Sunday sales in unincorporated areas of the county just northwest of Atlanta.
Wed., August 1, 2012 6:09am
Residents of northeast Georgia voted for the newly re-drawn 9th and the 10th congressional districts on Tuesday.
Wed., August 1, 2012 5:48am
A key Republican legislative leader was in a fight for his central Georgia Senate seat and another faces a runoff after failing to distance himself in a crowded field.
Wed., August 1, 2012 5:28am
An ethics question on both ballots asked whether to limit lobbyist gifts to lawmakers. Both Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly supported a cap on gifts.
Wed., August 1, 2012 5:20am
The fate of the controversial transportation referendum has been decided. Voters in Georgia’s 12 regional districts voted Tuesday -only passing the so-called TSPLOST in 3 regions: The Central Savannah River District, the Heart of Georgia Altamaha district and the River Valley district.
Wed., August 1, 2012 1:02am
Two Republican congressional candidates battling for runner-up status in Georgia's 12th District are too close to determine which one will advance to a runoff next month. Unofficial returns late Tuesday showed Augusta businessman Rick Allen ahead of attorney Wright McLeod by just 570 votes. The margin was thin enough to guarantee McLeod a recount if he requests one.