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John Barrow, Rick Allen spar over nasty campaign ads

...Georgia.Barrow is running for a sixth term against GOP businessman Rick Allen in Georgia's only competitive U.S. House race. The incumbent is a Democrat whose 12th District seat was redrawn years ago to favor Republicans. Not only have the candidates...
Allen wins 12th District for Republicans

...lost the Republican nomination in 2012 by 159 votes to former state Rep. Lee Anderson, led the most active U.S. House race down the home stretch, topping the country with 7,332 ads aired in the past two weeks, ahead of races in Florida...
'National wave election' cited in Barrow defeat

...the most hotly contested in the nation, with 7,332 campaign ads aired in the past two weeks, more than any other House race, a study by the Wesleyan Media Project found.Harper said the commercials by the Democrats could've backfired...
Republicans face off in local races

...while Stewart has raised about $40,000, none of it borrowed, according to state records.Aiken County's 86th House race is easily the most combative, but isn't the only one in contention Tuesday.Republicans Dea Baldwin and Bill Hixon...
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Norwood's race was second-most expensive

...Charlie Norwood's narrow re-election victory over Democrat David Bell last month was the second most expensive Georgia House race this year. The two 10th Congressional District candidates had combined to spend nearly $2.2 million through Nov...
Source of Yu funds remain a mystery

...The residence already had a second mortgage before he started his Senate campaign and later switched to the U.S. House race in the 12th District."I hope that Mr. Yu will operate with full disclosure and explain how he was able to loan his...
4 commissioners absent from tax vote

...Stone says the Washington establishment has declared war on voters of the 12th Dis trict by interfering in the U.S. House race.After Stone reinforced his earlier announcement by signing the Republican Trust Pledge for new House leadership, he...
Legislator enters 12th District House race

ATLANTA -- Republican state Rep. Delvis Dutton ended weeks of consideration and formally declared his candidacy Wednesday for the 12th District congressional seat held by Democrat John Barrow.
Sanford advances to GOP runoff in House race

Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford advanced Tuesday to a runoff in the Republican contest for an open congressional seat along the state's southern coast, a major step in his bid for a political comeback.
Elections set Tuesday for state house race, Blythe

Voters in House District 127 will fill a seat left open with death of Rep. Quincy Murphy. Blythe voters will vote for mayor and two open city council seats.