Sure, you've already voted a few times this year. But the political season is just heating up.
The State Ethics Commission is investigating a complaint filed against former U.S. representative and current gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal over his use of campaign funds to pay legal fees.
Former State Rep. Tom Graves beat former State Sen. Lee Hawkins Tuesday in a runoff to fill the 9th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives through the end of the year.
Voters trickled into the polls this morning, but poll workers expect a similar turnout for today's runoff as for the May special election.
Today's the day to decide who will succeed former Rep. Nathan Deal in the U.S. House of Representatives, at least until December.
The voting season has just begun, and the next several months are full of special elections, primaries and runoffs.
As a poll worker, former candidate and forum moderator, Ken Cochran has maintained more than just casual interest in Flowery Branch politics.
It could come down to a handful of votes. In Tuesday's special runoff election for the 9th Congressional District, former state lawmakers Tom Graves and Lee Hawkins are facing off to fill Nathan Deal's unexpired term. The May 11 special election started with eight candidates, and two rose to the top - Graves with 35.6 percent of the vote and Hawkins with 23.2 percent. The winner will take the position until December and likely be ...
Flowery Branch's interim mayor, Mike Miller, announced Thursday night he plans to resign Sept. 27 to run for mayor.
DALTON - With a week to go before Tuesday's runoff for Georgia's 9th District congressional seat, candidates Tom Graves and Lee Hawkins clashed Tuesday night over whether a trip to Missouri counts as traveling across the country.
PENDERGRASS - Republican gubernatorial candidate Eric Johnson promised Wednesday to give the state's manufacturers a reprieve on certain sales taxes.
CLERMONT - They stayed friendly and civil, agreeing on a wide array of hot-button topics - such as water and sewer, ethics and taxes.
Early voting has gotten off to a robust start in Hall County. So far, more than 450 ballots have been cast in the runoff election between Tom Graves and Lee Hawkins for the U.S. House 9th District seat. "That's a high count," said Charlotte Sosebee, interim elections superintendent for Hall County. "We're predicting that we have a turnout for the runoff that's higher than the 18 percent we had for the (initial special election on ...
Two new polls on the Georgia governor's race provide some encouraging news for former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal, yet the Republican primary remains a wide-open battle.
Dear readers, 2010 is shaping up to be one of the most important election years in Georgia history. Never before has the role of daily newspapers in this process been so crucial. To do our part to help you stay informed, The Times has joined 12 other Georgia newspapers to create the Georgia Newspaper Partnership, reaching 2.2 million readers each Sunday. This union of newsrooms from Chattanooga to Valdosta will provide detailed reporting on candidates ...