Tag Archives: Greg Hecht

On the campaign trail: Is Olens hearing footsteps in his reelection race?

Attorney General Sam Olens appoints a prosecutor to handle human trafficking cases; the attack ads are getting more brutal in the closing days of the campaigns . . .

Tags: Greg Hecht , HOPE scholarships , Jason Carter , John Barrow , Nathan Deal , Rick Allen , Sam Olens , Stacey Evans

On the campaign trail: Some strange twists in the A-G’s race

Attorney General Sam Olens has some odd circumstances to deal with in his race against Democrat Greg Hecht; Johnny Isakson and Tom Price are the men with money in Georgia’s congressional delegation . . .

Tags: attorney general's race , Don Balfour , Greg Hecht , Jimmy Carter , Johnny Isakson , Sam Olens , Tom Price , wealthy congressmen

On the campaign trail: Poll aggregators still point to runoff elections

The poll aggregation websites give the Republicans an edge in the races for governor and the U.S. Senate — but with runoffs still a distinct possibility . . .

Tags: attorney general's race , David Perdue , governor\'s race , Greg Hecht , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , polling aggregation , Sam Olens , Senate race

Statewide candidates spar in four debates at GPB

Georgia Public Broadcasting televises debates Sunday night for four of the state’s constitutional offices . . .

Tags: Chris Irvin , Gary Black , GPB debates , Greg Hecht , Mark Butler , Richard Woods , Robbin Shipp , Sam Olens , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: AJC poll also shows tight statewide races

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reinforces what other polls are saying about close races for governor and the Senate . . .

Tags: Atlanta Journal-Constitution , David Perdue , ethics issues , Greg Hecht , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens , statewide poll

On the campaign trail: A more enthusiastic Democratic Party prepares for the fall elections

Georgia Democrats hold their state convention and start blowing the whistle on Republican Gov. Nathan Deal . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , David Perdue , dubose porter , Georgia Democratic Party , Greg Hecht , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Rick Allen

On the campaign trail: Morgan, Fort continue their feud

State Rep. Alisha Thomas Morgan and Sen. Vincent Fort exchange some fighting words over her future political plans . . .

Tags: Alisha Thomas Morgan , Greg Hecht , Jack Kingston , Michele Bachmann , Sam Olens , Senate race , state school superintendent , Vincent Fort

Nunn qualifies for Senate race, finds herself under attack again

Even before she could fill out the qualifying paperwork, Senate candidate Michelle Nunn was being attacked by Georgia Republicans . . .

Tags: Greg Hecht , Jack Murphy , Jesse Stone , John Padgett , Michelle Nunn , Sam Olens , Senate race , state school superintendent