Tag Archives: 1st Congressional District

Perdue’s statewide reach beat Kingston’s regional strength

David Perdue swept the Metro Atlanta counties to offset Jack Kingston’s strength in the coastal counties and thus won a close Republican runoff for the Senate . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Metro Atlanta , Michelle Nunn , Senate race

Loudermilk clobbers Barr; Carter, Hice win congressional runoffs

Buddy Carter, Barry Loudermilk, and Jody Hice win their Republican runoffs for U.S. House seats . . .

Tags: 10th Congressional District , 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Barry Loudermilk , Buddy Carter , Jody Hice

On the campaign trail – Early votes decrease by one-third

Judging from the early voting numbers, turnout for Tuesday’s runoff election will be about one-third less than in the May 20 primary . . .

Tags: 10th Congressional District , 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Andrew Hunt , Brian Kemp , marijuana , runoff voter turnout , Tea Party

On the campaign trail: Hice attacks his opponent’s father

A campaign debate between Jody Hice and Mike Collins in the 10th Congressional District runoff features an attack on Collins’ father, former congressman Mac Collins . . .

Tags: 10th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Jody Hice , Mac Collins , Mike Collins , Senate race

Carter picks up McCallum endorsement in 1st District runoff

Sen. Buddy Carter is endorsed by John McCallum, the third-place finisher in the 1st Congressional District’s GOP primary . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , John McCallum

On the campaign trail: Carter goes up with his first ad in 1st District runoff

A disagreement in the 1st Congressional District’s GOP runoff over who’s really the most conservative candidate in the race . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Barry Loudermilk , Beth Beskin , Bob Barr , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , Ed Lindsey , Eric Cantor , John Barrow , Mike Beaudreau , P. K. Martin , Rick Allen , women's issues , Young Guns

On the campaign trail: GOP poll gives Nunn slight edge in Senate race

Rasmussen poll shows Michelle Nunn with small leads over Republicans David Perdue and Jack Kingston in the Senate race; Bob Johnson picks up some out-of-state endorsements in the 1st Congressional District runoff . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , black Republicans , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Michelle Nunn , Rasmussen poll , Senate race

On the campaign trail: The Senate race and marijuana usage, teenage homosexuality

Marijuana busts and accusations of promoting teenage homosexuality surface in the Senate Republican primary . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , drug possession charges , karen handel , marijuana usage , Nathan Deal , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Savannah Morning News endorsement , teenage homosexuality , Youth Pride

On the campaign trail: Some good news for Deal in those NBC poll numbers

Nathan Deal has a stronger showing against Jason Carter in the governor’s race poll results from NBC News/Marist . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , AJC poll , Barry Loudermilk , Bob Barr , Bob Johnson , Eric Holder , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal , NBC News poll

On the campaign trail: Perdue leads in Fox 5 poll, Handel and Kingston tied

A new Senate race poll shows Perdue still leading, followed closely by Jack Kingston and Karen Handel . . .

Tags: 1st Congressional District , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , David Pennington , David Perdue , governor\'s race , hank johnson , Jack Kingston , Jody Hice , John Stone , karen handel , Senate race