Georgia voters are heading back to the polls for the final time this year to settle three statewide races that remain undecided following the Nov. 4 election.
Early voting began Monday in Hall County for the Dec. 2 runoff election in three statewide races.
Early voting begins today in Hall County for the Dec. 2 runoff election in three statewide races.
And you thought election season was over.
Regardless of their political affiliation, people who watched election coverage Tuesday night knew they were witnessing history. When Illinois Sen. Barack Obama won enough Electoral College votes to become the first African-American president of the United States, the news sent reverberations throughout the nation and the world. It resonated especially with black voters, who felt they were seeing the culmination of the civil ...
The final verdict on the partisan makeup of the U.S. Senate next year likely will be decided by Georgia voters on Dec. 2 after Republican incumbent Saxby Chambliss came just a few votes shy of winning without a runoff. With 99 percent of precincts reporting Wednesday, Chambliss had 49.8 percent of the vote, short of the 50 percent plus one required under state law to avoid ...
The extended early voting period makes a complete analysis of Hall County's election results difficult as more than half the ballots cast on Tuesday are lumped together as absentee ballots. However, the presidential vote of 60,056 represented a 17 percent increase over the previous presidential election in 2004. Of that increase, Republicans gained only 14 percent, compared with the Democratic gain of 37 percent. Libertarians, with ...
Americans voted for change on Tuesday, and in doing so made history.
More than half of those who cast ballots in this year's general election didn't do so on Election Day.
In the Georgia Senate race, Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss has failed to reach the majority vote requirement needed under state law to avoid a runoff. The freshman senator will face Democrat Jim Martin in the Dec. 2 contest to fill the last seat in the new Senate, the Associated Press said. This story will be updated as developments warrant. Chambliss said it will likely be this weekend before ...
Hall County voters approved a pair of local ballot questions Tuesday.
Here are the results of contested races and ballot questions in area counties: Banks County
The Election Day scene across Hall County on Tuesday:
The election of Barack Obama brought jubilation to Hall County Democrats, who had little to celebrate locally or on a statewide basis.
Incumbent state court Chief Judge Charlie Wynne defeated challenger Sonny Sykes on Tuesday to win four more years on the bench in Hall County's only contested judicial race.