An emergency elections hearing took place just a day before Tuesday’s primary. The Democratic Party of Georgia requested the hearing at Fulton County Superior Court. It’s to challenge the Secretary of State’s decision to remove a Democratic candidate from the ballot.
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is asking state legislators to adopt several recommendations outlined in a report from a panel of election officials that he says will save money and streamline the voting process for state and local governments.
Changes in federal law make voting more accessible for people living overseas. Georgia election officials want to get the word out in advance of Super Tuesday. So far few people have requested ballots.
Secretary of State Brian Kemp travelled to the disputed Bibb/Monroe County border today. The two counties cannot agree on who owns the land. At least a million dollars in tax revenue per year is at stake.