Tag Archives: 11th Congressional District race

On the campaign trail: Handel expected to endorse Kingston

Karen Handel may endorse Jack Kingston in the Senate runoff on Wednesday; Bob Barr tries to draw Barry Loudermilk into a series of 11th Congressional District debates . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Barry Loudermilk , Bob Barr , Jack Kingston , karen handel , Senate race

Poll shows Loudermilk with narrow lead over Barr in 11th District

Former state senator Barry Loudermilk holds a slight lead over former congressman Bob Barr is a new 11th Congressional District poll . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Barry Loudermilk , Bob Barr , Ed Lindsey , Tricia Pridemore

Political Notes – Sheldon leaves Legislature to focus on congressional race

Donna Sheldon, chair of the Georgia House’s Republican Caucus, resigns from the Legislature to campaign fulltime for Congress; Ed Lindsey attacks Bob Barr in the 11th Congressional District race . . .

Tags: 10th Congressional District race , 11th Congressional District race , Bob Barr , Donna Sheldon , Ed Lindsey , Hardie Davis , Michelle Nunn , Senate race , Women's Equality Day

Rep. Lindsey resigning as House majority whip

Rep. Ed Lindsey, a candidate for Congress, says he will step down as House majority whip but will serve out his term as a legislator . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Ed Lindsey , House Republicans

Political Notes – Chambliss links military assaults to ‘hormone level’

Sen. Saxby Chambliss says the problems with sexual assaults in the military can be linked to the hormonal levels in young servicemen; passenger rail advocates talk about a Charlotte-Atlanta link . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Atlanta school system , Blake Ashbee , Charlotte-Atlanta link , Ed Lindsey , federal indictment , Georgia Democratic Party , hormone levels , Jeep recalls , Jim Butler , Military , passenger rail , Saxby Chambliss , sexual assaults , workforce development