Tag Archives: Andrew Hunt

On the campaign trail: FiveThirtyEight sees a 70% chance of a runoff

FiveThirtyEight website says its computer model now projects a 70 percent chance that David Perdue and Michelle Nunn will have to proceed to a runoff election . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , David Perdue , Marietta Daily Journal , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Senate runoff projection

BLS says Georgia still has highest jobless rate

Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that Georgia again had the nation’s highest unemployment rate in the nation in September; jobless number is a major issue in the governor’s race . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , BLS , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal , unemployment rate

Education, ethics, employment dominate debate for governor

Gov. Nathan Deal had a lively debate Sunday evening with Libertarian Andrew Hunt and state Sen. Jason Carter . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , governor's race debate , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal

Deal appoints Ebola response team

Gov. Nathan Deal will appoint a special committee to assess the state’s readiness to respond to a possible outbreak of the Ebola virus . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , Ebola team , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal

On the campaign trail: McDonald, Hunt are the most transparent candidates

Bubba McDonald and Andrew Hunt are the only two statewide candidates who’ve filed their disclosure reports for the Sept. 30 period . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , Black Democratic women , Bubba McDonald , Campaign disclosure reports , Sam Olens

Pennington endorses Hunt in governor’s race

Libertarian Andrew Hunt gets a boost in the governor’s race with the endorsement of former Dalton mayor David Pennington, who ran unsuccessfully against Gov. Nathan Deal in the GOP primary . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , Buzz Brockway , David Pennington , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal

Carter, Hunt differ with Deal on education

Jason Carter and Andrew Hunt present their ideas for changing Georgia’s public education system . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , Jason Carter , Nathan Deal , public education , school choice , School funding

On the campaign trail: Mitt’s marching through Georgia

Mitt Romney comes to the state to provide campaign boosts to Sam Olens and David Perdue; Libertarian Andrew Hunt cites a poll that shows he’s in second place in the governor’s race . . .

Tags: Amanda Swafford , Andrew Hunt , congressional franking , David Perdue , governor\'s race , Jimmy Carter , Michelle Nunn , Mitt Romney , Richard Woods , Rob Woodall , Sam Olens , Senate race , state school superintendent's race , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: Deal aligns himself with school voucher supporter

Gov. Nathan Deal says he’ll adopt some of Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s ideas on public education . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , assaulting a spouse , Bobby Jindal , Common Core , Nathan Deal , school vouchers

On the campaign trail – An emphasis on jobs, in a state with a high jobless rate

Nathan Deal emphasizes jobs in his latest campaign commercial, while Jason Carter’s campaign notes the state’s unemployment rate . . .

Tags: Andrew Hunt , Atlanta Press Club , DCCC , debates , governor\'s race , gpb , Jason Carter , John Barrow , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , NRCC , Rick Allen , Senate race