Poll shows Ga. GOP surprise

ATLANTA -- As delegates gather at this weekend's Republican state convention in Athens, a first-time candidate and the winner of Georgia's '08...

Ga. GOP convention starts today

...on the U.S.-Mexico border.Following Friday's dinner, the convention is set to reconvene at 10 a.m. Saturday as delegates handle the business of electing a chairman and voting on resolutions. Padgett is facing a challenge for the chairmanship...

Augusta Democrats needed to fill delegate slots for Georgia Democratic Convention in Dublin

...run for one of five delegate slots at a July 26 party...is designed to select delegates to participate in the...party needs five more delegates and three alternates...an exciting time when delegates meet party candidates...voters seeking one of the delegate or alternate slots should...

Weary delegate readies for race

North Augusta's alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention is coming home tired but ready to work to elect George W. Bush president. Susan Swanson...

African federation promises unanimous support of Blatter

...present in his role as FIFA president, and made a speech to the delegates, where he praised Hayatou as "a pillar" of African football...Blatter's three presidential challengers didn't address CAF delegates like they did at UEFA's congress and attended the CAF congress...

Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

...Augusta-area legislators hadn't determined a course of action for handling the request Tuesday.While the commission can delegate certain powers Davis has requested be given to the city mayor, such as hiring and firing the administrator and department...

Chairman details delegate process

...become a Democratic delegate? A: There are two...nonparty leaders to become delegates: 1. Being voted for as a district-level delegate. Party members must...become district-level delegates. A popular vote will...the winner for each delegate seat. 2. Being voted...

Teachers unions send many delegates to convention

...will account for about 400 delegates and alternates, and the American...single NEA member who ran as a delegate is acutely aware of the Christian...say 34 of their members were delegates to this year's GOP convention...one of the biggest blocs of delegates to the Democratic National...

Delegates hope for solidarity

...happens outside. Each delegate is being asked to pick...of South Carolina's delegates are party officials...there are no local delegates, in part because Christian...only about half the delegates had shown up and he put his name in for a delegate slot. "Lo and behold...

Delegates share enthusiasm

...Lessie Price, a delegate and a deputy whip...President Al Gore, said delegates from other states...said Flo Rosse, a delegate from Hilton Head...of the 35,000 delegates. South Carolina's...Harpootlian, has just 52 delegates and seven alternates...convention. Hilton Head delegate John Ingram gets...