In a political upset, Congressman Jack Kingston lost the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate Tuesday night to millionaire businessman David Perdue. The Savannah representative gave up the seat he’s held in Congress for 22 years to run for U.S. Senate in a bid to help the GOP win back control of that chamber. What’s more, he won the backing of nearly all prominent Republicans in Georgia. But it wasn’t enough to stem a tide of anti-Washington fervor that’s tarred Republicans as much as Democrats. Kingston said the race is about more than who represents Georgia in the Senate.
GOP gubernatorial candidate Karen Handel has hunkered down to watch the results come in.
In the Republican race for governor, Karen Handel is the candidate the latest political polls predicted to be the frontrunner in the race tonight.
Here's the latest from Republican Nathan Deal's election night headquarters at the Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville, Ga.
Former Governor Roy Barnes' campaign is at Atlantic Station in Atlanta watching returns. But his campaign manager Chris Carpenter is there and spoke with GPB's Susanna Capelouto.
Roy Barnes is watching the results in a hotel room with his wife, Marie. He spoke briefly with reporters and says he is cautiously optimistic about the early returns.
Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson will face Georgia's Democratic labor commissioner in the November election.
Debates were held Sunday night for gubernatorial Democratic and Republican hopefuls.
A new poll shows a majority of Georgia voters would support giving local police the power to arrest people who cannot prove they're in the country legally.
Patricia McCracken qualified to run against Carol Porter in the democratic primary for Lieutenant Governor. But hardly anything else is known about this reclusive 65-year-old Augusta woman.
A Fulton County judge tossed an attempt by two insurance companies that sought to block an ethics investigation into contributions to Republican gubernatorial hopeful John Oxendine. Judge Kimberly Esmond Adams said in her ruling Friday that the...