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Ala. Man Asked To Store Loaded Gun Before Voting

An Alabama gun rights supporter who took a loaded pistol to the polls got to vote, but only after putting the weapon in his pickup truck.


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Perdue, Kingston To Meet In GOP Runoff

Former Dollar General CEO David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah advance to a GOP runoff in Georgia’s hotly contested Senate race.


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Nathan Deal Wins The GOP Primary For Ga. Governor

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal easily beat two challengers to win the Republican nomination, allowing him to run for re-election against former President Jimmy Carter’s grandson.


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Nunn Wins Democratic Primary In Ga. Senate Race

Michelle Nunn has won the Democratic nomination for a crucial U.S. Senate seat in Georgia and now awaits the winner of a fiercely contested GOP race.


U.S. Senate candidate and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D-KY) speaks while campaigning in advance of the state's Democratic primary May 19, 2014 at Lakeview Park in Frankfort, Kentucky. A recent 'Bluegrass Poll' by the Louisville Courier-Journal showed Grimes in a virtual tie with the incumbent, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Primaries See Late Scrambles, Even On ‘Obamacare’

With turnout predictions modest at best, Republicans strained to outdistance each other Tuesday in high-profile races from Georgia to Oregon that will help determine which party controls the U.S. Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama’s tenure.


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Nearly 12,000 Access Georgia’s New Online Voter System

State officials say nearly 12,000 people have taken advantage of Georgia’s new online voter system, either registering for the upcoming May 20 primary or updating their information.


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Ga. Schools Superintendent May Run For Governor

Georgia state schools Superintendent John Barge says he’s considering challenging Gov. Nathan Deal in next year’s Republican primary.


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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.


Republican presidential candidates Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich applaud the arrival of Ron Paul to the debate hall on Feb. 22, 2012 in Mesa, Ariz. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgia Finalizes March 6 Primary More Delegates For Gingrich and Romney

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twenty delegates are at stake in today’s presidential primary in Puerto Rico, but all four Republican candidates have seen their delegate totals grow today. Georgia has finalized results from its March 6 […]


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Gingrich Holds Lead In Georgia, Romney Visits Gwinnett

ATLANTA (AP) – Newt Gingrich is holding a lead in Georgia as the state readies for Tuesday’s presidential primary. A new poll of likely GOP voters found that 38 percent plan to vote for Gingrich, […]