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...Because voters see less day-to-day information about the superintendent races, the candidates with the most primary votes will most likely win the runoff election, according to patterns he's researched."Those are such low-visibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...is former Gov. Sonny Perdue and his advisers are all veterans of state politics.Perdue knows he must build on his primary vote totals and broaden his base of support. Meanwhile, Kingston has smartly collected endorsements from two of their former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/ga-senate-race-zeroes-metro-a
Davis wins mayor; SPLOST loses

...David Pennington and 12 for John Barge at 9 p.m. with one-tenth of the vote counted and declared victory.As primary votes are counted across the state, David Perdue is waiting to see who he will face in the runoff for the Republican Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-20/few-surprises-state-races
Perdue takes heat over tax comment

...comments about boosting federal revenues drew fire Wednesday morning from Karen Handel, less than a week before the primary votes are counted.Both Perdue and Handel have signed a pledge to never raise taxes.Perdue, in a meeting earlier this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-14/perdue-takes-heat-over-tax-comm
Rants & Raves

...DON'T vote for Deal! Save MCG in Augusta. Vote for anyone else in the Republican primary, and if he wins the primary, vote for a Democrat in the general election. This is the only chance Augusta has to keep the medical college. I DON'T...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-25/rants-raves
Civil rights leader blasts Barrow for saying he'll vote to hold AG in contempt

...don't know that it does - that mud should be sticking to him as well."McLeod insists he cast his 2008 presidential primary vote for New Mexico Gov. Bill Richard, not for Obama or Clinton. He said he voted in four other Democratic primaries to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
McLeod seeks recount in Georgia District 12 race

Wright McLeod sent a letter on Wednesday to Secretary of State Brian Kemp's office requesting a recount of the July 31 primary votes.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-08-08/mcleod-seeks-r
Rants and Raves

...the lake or their neighborhood pool in January. A SKEPTICALLY RAISED eyebrow to Republicans who sacrificed their own primary vote in order to vote against Marion Williams in the Democratic primary. WE NEED MORE POLICE out here on Hephzibah-McBean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2008-08-10/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Across Georgia

...31,000 a year. The jury award equals one year of her old salary plus bonuses and benefits. Runoff candidate's primary vote bashed MACON --- The Democratic runoff for the U.S. Senate in Georgia grew more caustic Thursday when Vernon Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/25/met_466982.shtml
Metro
See red in next Tuesday's election

...117; Georgia House District 118. Since there is no Democratic opponent for these seats, the candidate that wins the primary vote on July 15 will be the commissioner or state representative in January. Additionally, the primary will decide the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/08/let_464852.shtml
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