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Amendment 2 focuses on Ga. multiyear leases

The charter school question is getting all the hype on the Nov. 6 ballot, but there's another amendment for voters to consider - one that involves taxpayer dollars.

October 28, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Elections


List of candidates, questions must follow rules

With just more than a week left before Election Day, many local residents have already tapped in their votes. And while they likely put some thought into their choices on the various races and ballot questions, they may not have thought about how that ballot was created in the first place. Below is a look at the rules and various procedures that guide the creation of Georgia's ballot, including why candidates are listed in the order they are and who writes the ballot question text.

October 25, 2012 | Matt Chambers | Elections


Crowds growing as early voting continues

Early voting continued to draw a crowd Tuesday at the Hall County Elections Office off Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville.

October 23, 2012 | Shannan Finke | Elections


Charter vote tests limits on politicking by officials

ATLANTA - When Zell Miller wanted a lottery in 1992, the then-Democratic governor traveled across Georgia to rally voter support.

October 22, 2012 | BY BILL BARROW Associated Press | Elections


9th District House debate hits on abortion, taxes

Gainesville's Doug Collins and Jody Cooley tackled a host of hot-button issues, from federal budget woes to abortion, as they battled Tuesday night over the right to represent the 9th District in the U.S. House of Representatives.

October 16, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Elections


Early voting locations

Hall County

October 16, 2012 | | Elections


Early voting starts today

Voters may avoid monster lines by not casting general-election ballots on Nov. 6, but early voting doesn't necessarily mean breezing in and out of the elections office.

October 14, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Elections


Economy drives debate in House race

Over the next several weeks, voters in Northeast Georgia will cast their choice for their local and national leaders.

October 13, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Elections


Deadline is Tuesday to register for Nov. 6 election

Area residents who don't have a precinct to call home have until Tuesday to register to vote in the Nov. 6 presidential election.

October 07, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Elections


Students register to vote on Constitution Day

John Lee Givogre admits he's an atypical teen as he kneels beside a plastic foldup table in his high school's lobby.

September 17, 2012 | Savannah King | Elections




Cooley takes on long odds in House bid

Jody Cooley is a little nervous.

August 26, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Elections


Collins' margin of victory surprising in GOP runoff

Doug Collins was never the presumed winner of the Republican runoff election for the U.S. House 9th District seat.

August 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Elections


Collins defeats Zoller in 9th District US House race

Republican voters in Northeast Georgia chose a former state representative to represent their party in the November election for Georgia's newest U.S. House seat.

August 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Elections


Eden takes tax commissioner race

Certified public accountant Darla Eden defeated developer Kent Henderson in Tuesday night's Republican primary runoff for Hall County tax commissioner.

August 22, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Elections


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Qualifiers for statewide office in Georgia primary

Candidates on the ballot in top Georgia primary races

March 07, 2014 | | Elections


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