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  • Fri., December 2, 2011 5:05pm
    A Latino organization is challenging at-large voting districts in the cities of Dalton and Gainesville. The group says the districts disenfranchise...
  • Thu., October 13, 2011 10:24am
    Georgia is challenging the constitutionality of a clause in the 1965 federal Voting Rights Act. The challenge is part of a lawsuit filed last week...
  • Wed., September 7, 2011 4:27pm
    Gov. Nathan Deal signed off on Georgia’s new congressional districts Wednesday. They now head to Washington, D.C., for review by the federal...
  • Wed., August 31, 2011 5:00pm
    The state Senate passed new congressional district maps Wednesday, the last major event of this year’s special legislative session. Gov. Nathan Deal...
  • Thu., August 18, 2011 4:33pm
    The Republican-controlled state House approved new district maps Thursday. Democrats say the majority party is using the Voting Rights Act to...
  • Sun., August 14, 2011 9:11pm
    Legislators return to the state Capitol Monday for a special session to re-draw legislative maps. It will determine the lines of both state...
  • Tue., March 22, 2011 3:39pm
    Shortening the early voting window in the state is gaining popularity in both chambers of the general assembly. A house bill passed out of a senate...
  • Tue., November 16, 2010 4:26pm
    The state wants a new voter verification check, but some groups worry how it will affect minority voters.
  • Mon., November 15, 2010 3:37pm
    The State of Georgia is suing the U.S. Justice Department in order to enact a law that requires citizenship verification along with voter...
  • Wed., June 23, 2010 5:13pm
    The secretary of state says they just comply with the federal Help America Vote Act, but legal analysts say Georgia’s implementation goes beyond what...