Tag Archives: 2nd Congressional District

Columbus congressional candidate dies

Columbus attorney Bobby Scott, a candidate in the 2nd Congressional District primary, is found dead at his home . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , Bobby Scott , Josh McKoon

Keown helped ensure his own defeat

How one legislator voted for a redistricting bill that contributed to his political defeat five years later . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , congressional redistricting , Mike Keown , Sanford Bishop

Bishop comes back from the dead, wins the 2nd District

Sanford Bishop survives a challenge from Mike Keown to retain his 2nd Congressional District seat . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , Mike Keown , Sanford Bishop

Political Notes – Keown, Bishop take their final swings

Sanford Bishop and Mike Keown have a rollicking final debate in the 2nd Congressional District race; Carol Porter talks about corruption; Roy Barnes deals with bovine issues . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , Carol Porter , cows , Mike Keown , roy barnes , Sanford Bishop

Political Notes – Deal says he’ll avoid runoff

Nathan Deal says he can win next Tuesday without a runoff; a special TV commercial for Halloween; some more polls in the 8th and 2nd Districts . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , 8th Congressional District , Austin Scott , Georgia Democratic Party , Jim Marshall , Markos Moulitsas , Mike Keown , Nathan Deal , roy barnes , Sanford Bishop

Poll has good news for Scott, bad news for Marshall

Republican legislator Austin Scott has a 13-point lead over Democratic Rep. Jim Marshall in an 8th Congressional District poll . . .

Tags: 2nd Congressional District , 8th Congressional District , Austin Scott , Jim Marshall , Mike Keown , Sanford Bishop