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.
 
Several states along the east coast have partnered with the federal government to push off-shore wind energy forward. Georgia is not among them, yet.
Democratic Party chair stops crtics of U.S. Representative running in primary.
Democratic Party chair stops crtics of U.S. Representative running in primary.
Gov. Sonny Perdue has signed a $17.9 billion budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1. Budget woes plagued this year's legislative session and lawmakers were forced to hack some $300 million from the original spending plan.
Pledging to fight for what he calls market-based healthcare reform, toughen border security and expand drilling for oil, Tom Graves beat fellow Republican Lee Hawkins.
Early voting is underway for the July 20th primary election.
Hawkins and Graves: Voting opens Tuesday for northwest Georgia.
The state Supreme Court is bypassing a law that raises some court fees.
Rewriting Georgia’s tax code is the aim of a bill Governor Sonny Perdue sig
This year a majority of Georgia’s constitutional offices have no incumbent.