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Run Off Election Is Tuesday

Runoff election day is Tuesday, July 22. Voters are being asked to go to the polls to decide several races that were too close to call following the states early primary. There is the U.S. […]

WAOK-AM–07/21/2014

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The Sidney Wood Show 1/13/2013

WAOK-AM–01/13/2014

File photo of vote here sign. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)

Run-Off Elections Held Today

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — The City of Atlanta and other municipalities will hold run-off elections today December 3. Many school boards, city councils, and mayors will still be decided. The race for Board of Education seats is of […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2013

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Two Atlanta City Council Incumbents Lose

ATLANTA (WAOK)-The makeup of the Atlanta City Council will remain virtually unchanged over the next four years. All incumbent councilmembers won reelection except two. Councilman Aaron Watson was defeated by former city council member Mary Norwood […]

WAOK-AM–11/06/2013

File photo of voting booths. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Abortion: Potential GOP Divider In Ga. Senate Race

The four Georgia Republicans who want to succeed retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss all call themselves conservatives who oppose abortion.

07/05/2013

A woman votes in Florida (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: Voter ID: A Good Idea

It has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?

08/22/2012

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Runoff Election Day

ATLANTA (WAOK) – Primary elections are over but some candidates are working to get voters back to the polls for the runoff elections on Tuesday, August 21st. Here are the candidates for Cobb, Clayton, Dekalb, […]

WAOK-AM–08/21/2012

A Philadelphia voter (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of Voting

There are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.

07/31/2012

(credit: photo courtesy Jean Ross WAOK-AM)

New Study Says Over 66 Thousand Georgians May Not Be Able To Get Voter ID

New York, NY – Nearly 500,000 eligible voters in 10 states with restrictive voter ID laws — including Georgia — live in households without vehicles and reside at least 10 miles from an ID-issuing office […]

WAOK-AM–07/18/2012

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Ga Official Charged With Swiping Campaign Signs

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (AP/WAOK) — An enforcement officer in metro Atlanta is charged with stealing campaign signs in Douglas County. Fulton County code enforcement officer Marnitta Ballard of Lithia Springs faces a misdemeanor theft charge after […]

WAOK-AM–07/10/2012

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