Ex-Gov. Carl Sanders dies

...Ashmore.In 1970, Sanders returned to politics as he ran for governor again ? this time against Jimmy Carter.The Democratic primary turned ugly, as Carter referred to Sanders as "Cuff-Link Carl," portraying his opponent as a big-city lawyer...

Michelle Nunn asks for 5 debates in Senate race

...non-partisan groups."Debates are going to be an important part of this race," she said, a departure from the Democratic primary when she declined on multiple occasions to engage with several lesser-known candidates."I welcome the chance...

Former Georgia Gov. Zel Miller endorses Nunn's Senate bid

...spokeswoman Megan Whittemore.The Republican ad campaign, meanwhile, features partial quotes from Nunn during a Democratic primary debate this spring."I am very grateful for my service with President Obama," she says in a May 11 clip from...

Democratic primary ballot

Democratic primary ballot Public service commissioner To succeed David L. Burgess Mac Barber 2 David L. Burgess (I) 3 Public service commissioner...

Ballots for Democratic primary will ask voters' opinions on local issues

Voters in the Richmond County Democratic primary will get to weigh in on local issues in a straw poll placed on the ballot by the local party.The poll results are not binding...

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Experience is an issue in Democratic primary

...surprising of the two nominees for the post. The former judge ousted controversial Rep. Cynthia McKinney in the 2002 Democratic primary for a Decatur-area Congressional seat, then stunned some party insiders by throwing her hat into the 2004 primary...

Sheriff's race likely to draw voters to Democratic primary

...other sheriff candidates ? law enforcement lieutenants John Ivey, Richard Roundtree and Robbie Silas ? on the Democratic primary ballot. Two other sheriff candidates, Freddie Sanders and Mike Godowns, are on the Republican ballot.The winners...

Statewide results

...running again.) OTHER RACES OF INTEREST U.S. HOUSE, 5TH DISTRICT: Incumbent John Lewis fought off his first Democratic primary challengers in more than 15 years. The Rev. Markel Hutchins and state Rep. "Able" Mable Thomas challenged Mr...

Democrats crowd into school race

ATLANTA - Early this summer, the Democratic primary for state school superintendent looked like a two-way...six candidates had signed up for a chance in the Democratic primary and, ultimately, a shot at replacing outgoing...

Runoff time in Georgia

...four years. There was no Republican candidate. WHO CAN VOTE GOING TO THE POLLS: People who voted in the July 15 Democratic primary and eligible voters who did not vote at all may participate. All precincts in Richmond and Columbia counties will...