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Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...he ran unsuccessfully in a fiercely competitive GOP primary race for Barrow's 12th District seat in eastern Georgia...Senate hopeful Cliff Oxford both got defeated in 2004 primary races after burning more than $1.5 million apiece from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
Turn out on Tuesday

...elections.What a pity. Runoffs should be the time for voters to turn out in droves ? to definitively decide close primary races, and make clear the will of the people.Voters have that chance Tuesday, July 22. You can make the most of yours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-21/turn-out-tuesday
Poll: Kingston leads Perdue by 11 points

...upset in a primary."Whether the Cantor loss will somehow impact the Georgia race remains to be seen. The July 22 primary race has many more weeks to go, so the numbers could change substantially as we get closer to the actual vote," Towery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-12/poll-kingston-
No runoff lets Republicans focus on Rep. Barrow

...one of the biggest GOP victories in the primary elections last week went to Augusta businessman Rick W. Allen.The primary race for a shot at challenging Democratic Rep. John Barrow of Augusta in the fall drew five Republican candidates, a number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-25/no-runoff-lets-republicans-fo
Karen Handel gains in Georgia Senate race poll

ATLANTA - Karen Handel has ridden a wave of growing support to pass Jack Kingston in the GOP Senate primary race to take second place and come within the margin of error with front-runner David Perdue, according to a poll released Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-01/handel-gains-senate-race-poll
Advance voting in May 20 elections starts today

...mayor's election and four contested commission races, the May 20 general primary ballots include numerous contested primary races for Georgia governor, U.S. Senate and House, state school superintendent and Georgia Senate District 22 unaffected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-27/advance-voting
Tea Party endorses John Stone for 12th Congressional District

...conservative group Tea Party Express.Stone, a former congressional aide, is one of five Republicans in the May 20 primary race seeking a chance to unseat Democrat incumbent John Barrow.Tea Party Express, the nation's largest Tea Party political...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-13/tea-party-endorses-john-stone
Legal challenge raised over change in election dates for Augusta local races

...election dates violates the Voting Rights Act.Early voting begins next week for the May 20 election for statewide primary races, and in Augusta for the mayor and commission districts 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 races.Lynn Bailey, the director of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/legal-challeng
Augusta candidate Eugene Yu took $50,000 in prohibited donations

...active player in the 2014 elections even after exiting his Senate campaign. Last week, Yu signed up for a five-way primary race for the GOP nomination to oppose Democratic Rep. John Barrow in Georgia's 12th District.Yu's campaign could face...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-10/gaeorgia-candidate-eugene-yu-took-5
GOP Senate candidates spar in Macon debate

...government in October, though Handel mentioned some of their previous votes raising the debt.The sparring comes in a primary race that is vital to Republicans' national effort to regain control of the Senate during the final two years of President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-08/gop-senate-can