After nine weeks of intense, often personal campaigning, Georgia's primary runoff election is now over. In the biggest race, businessman David Perdue defeated 1st District congressman Jack Kingston for the republican nomination for U.S. Senate. While Kingston did well in southern and coastal counties, Perdue prevailed in the Atlanta suburbs and North Georgia.
 
Ray McKinney declined an invitation by the Atlanta Press Club to appear with challenger Carl Smith in the 12th district Republican run-off debate, which aired statewide on GPB-TV Sunday evening.
Governor Sonny Perdue has ordered state agencies cut 4 percent from their budgets in case an extension of Medicaid funds doesn’t pass Congress. Georgia created its budget depending on $375 million of the money, but conservatives in US senate won’t...
A close race in the Democratic primary for state labor commissioner could end in a recount.
The White House says President Barack Obama has conveyed "his regret" to ousted Agriculture Department official Shirley Sherrod over her ouster in the midst of a racially-tinged firestorm.
His spokesman says, it isn't nepotism. Government watchdogs say, the appearance of it raises red flags.
For the second time, Barrow survived a primary challenge from his left. Now it's the right who'll have a go at unseating the three-term incumbent.
Former secretary of state Karen Handel is the lead in the GOP race for governor, but without the majority of the vote, she faces a runoff with ex-congressman Nathan Deal.
Counties in north Georgia’s Ninth Congressional district are gearing-up to open their polls for a fourth straight month. And the August Republican runoff will further strain tight county budgets.
High profile endorsements could play a key role in the runoff between Republican Gubernatorial candidates Karen Handel and Nathan Deal. Former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin is backing Handel, and former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich...
The campaigning continues for many candidates who failed to bring in more than 50 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s primary elections.