Wed., January 30, 2013 6:28pm
A long-running border dispute between two Middle Georgia counties has ballooned into a power struggle between the judiciary and the state.
Tue., November 6, 2012 10:23am
Polls are open across Georgia from 7am to 7pm today, but about 1.9 million voters in the state have already cast their ballots, expected to be just shy of the 2008 record for early turnout.
Thu., October 18, 2012 3:07pm
State officials say they plan to keep the Georgia State Archives open with regular hours after an uproar over plans to limit access to appointments only for six days a month. Gov. Nathan Deal and Secretary of State Brian Kemp said Thursday that $125,000 in funding will be restored and allow the archives to stay open two days a week.
Mon., October 15, 2012 12:48pm
Starting in November, most visitors to the Georgia Archives will have to do their research in two-hour blocks, and they'll have to make an appointment to do it.
Fri., August 10, 2012 7:27am
A recount of votes affirms Augusta businessman Rick W. Allen will face state Rep. Lee Anderson of Grovetown in a Republican runoff in east Georgia's 12th Congressional District.
Mon., August 6, 2012 10:02am
Fulton County election officials are planning to meet amid criticism of their handling of the vote count from last Tuesday's election. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp said he was concerned about what he called "numerous and substantial issues" surrounding the administration of the election in the metro Atlanta county.
Fri., July 27, 2012 6:37pm
More than 250,000 Georgia voters cast early ballots ahead of Tuesday's primary elections. Secretary of State Brian Kemp's office said Friday that 255,787 Georgians voted in-person between the time early voting began July 9 and Thursday.
Mon., July 23, 2012 12:00pm
Secretary of State Brian Kemp has ruled that two candidates for Georgia's General Assembly are ineligible for the ballot.
Fri., July 6, 2012 3:05pm
A federal judge has ordered Georgia's Secretary of State to extend the deadline to accept absentee ballots from military service members, their families and citizens living overseas.
Tue., May 8, 2012 7:36am
Secretary of State Brian Kemp has announced the formation of a committee that will review the state's election code. The six-member panel includes Kemp and the general counsels of the state Democratic and Republican parties.