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Monday is final day to register to vote in May 20 elections

...now have several options to register to vote or change their name or address information.The Georgia Secretary of State's office earlier this month unveiled online registration or registration using a new iPhone or Android app, called "GA Votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-16/monday-final-day-registe
May 20 ballots to include Democrats' questions

...Voters choosing a Democratic ballot May 20 will also get to weigh in on a handful of issues.Monday, the Secretary of State's Office released the list of non-binding questions that will appear on all Democratic ballots. The Democratic Party of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-09/may-20-ballots
Georgia Democrats includes questions on primary ballot

...Voters choosing a Democratic ballot for the primary will also get to weigh in on a handful of issues.The Secretary of State's Office released this week the list of non-binding questions that will appear on Democratic ballots. The Democratic Party...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-08/georgia-democr
Georgia voter registration now online, by smartphone

...and money. The system transmits an electronic copy of a voter's drivers license or state ID to the secretary of state's office."Georgians deserve to be able to register to vote or change their information with as much ease as possible. This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-02/georgia-voter-
No evidence ex-administrator Fred Russell violated law, GBI says

...content.Roundtree responded Feb. 18, saying he would forward Williams' request to the GBI and the secretary of state's office.Morgan said the GBI's Thomson post received the request Feb. 24.Russell served as city administrator for nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-10/no-evidence-ex-adminis
Sheriff sends computer file request to GBI

...Commissioner Marion Williams request for a preliminary investigation of missing computer files onto the GBI and Secretary of State's office for any action those agencies deemed necessary.The sheriff's office made no recommendation whether the agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-05/sheriff-requests-gbi-inv
Proposed law targets prescription drug trafficking

...being targeted in both private homes and licensed residential facilities," McConnell, whose office operates the state's Office on Aging, told a Statehouse news conference. "Prescription medications have become the drug of choice for many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-06/proposed-law-targets-prescrip
Graniteville company attracts angel investor

...Republican Rep. Bill Hixon and Roland Smith, R-Warrenville, as two of its sponsors. According to the Secretary of State's office, the new law is aimed at encouraging angel investors "to invest in early stage, high-growth businesses, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-04/graniteville-company-attra
Qualifying for elections opens today

...House and Senate seats, but Democrat or Republican candidates for those offices qualify with the Georgia Secretary of State's office in Atlanta.Qualifying for partisan seats on the Columbia County Commission also is this week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-02/qualifying-elections-ope
Candidate qualifying for county election begins Monday

...period for the May 20 state and federal party primaries, including several Augusta state House and Senate seats, but Democrat or Republican candidates for those offices qualify with the Georgia Secretary of State's office in Atlanta.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-02-26/candidate-qual