Thu., June 30, 2011 2:42pm
A new state law going into effect Friday will shorten Georgia’s early voting period to 21 days. Supporters say it will save counties money and reduce confusion for voters.
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 committee Tuesday. Many local communities pushed for the measure in order to save money.
Mon., February 7, 2011 8:52am
State lawmakers will gather for Day-11 of the General Assembly Monday at the Capitol. Last week’s activity under the Gold Dome included the move of legislation for Sunday alcohol sales, and a bill to shorten the early voting period for all elections.
Tue., November 2, 2010 7:50am
Although many Georgians have already cast their ballots early, the numbers do not compare with early voter turn out from two years ago.
Mon., November 1, 2010 12:12pm
As polls open tomorrow, over 760 thousand Georgians already cast their ballots early.
Tue., October 26, 2010 7:48am
Many Georgians have already cast their votes in federal and local races. Early voting began on Sept. 20th and ends this Friday.
Sun., September 19, 2010 4:24pm
Early voting got underway Monday for November’s general election. But low early voter turnout during the primary has some parts of the state questioning whether it’s worth the cost to open polls this early.
Mon., July 12, 2010 3:09pm
State and most local officials report very slow turnout for early voting—with only a week to go before the primaries.