Tag Archives: Jack Kingston

Political Notes — Brass gets opponent in state senate race

Matt Brass will have to wait a while before declaring victory in the Georgia Senate District 28 race . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Donald Trump , DOT , Gwinnett County , Jack Kingston , Jan Horne , Matt Brass , Olympic tennis center , Tenet Healthcare

Political Notes – Oxendine’s ethics case is lighter, but still alive

John Oxendine’s ethics case, which has been hanging around the state ethics commission since at least 2010, will hang around a little longer . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , credit monitoring , Doug Chalmers , Jack Kingston , John Oxendine , State Ethics Commission , Ted Cruz

Political Notes – DOT picks developer for I-285/400 interchange

State Transportation Board picks North Perimeter Contractors to handle the massive interstate interchange project . . .

Tags: affirmative action , Antonin Scalia , I-285 interchange , Jack Kingston , John Lewis , State Transportation Board

Political Notes – Kingston will chair Republican Party Foundation

Former congressman Jack Kingston will lead Republican Party fundraising efforts in 2016 . . .

Tags: Allen O'Neal , Brooks Coleman , Dwayne Orrick , Gerogia GOP , Jack Kingston , Juvenile Justice , Nathan Deal

Lessons that could be learned from the runoff election

Voters, candidates, and journalists can learn some valuable lessons from the results of Georgia’s runoff elections . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Chris McDaniel , David Perdue , endorsements , Eric Cantor , inaccurate polls , Jack Kingston , runoff elections , Senate race , tea partiers , Thad Cochran

On the campaign trail: It’s been a bad cycle for congressmen

U.S. House members flamed out when they tried to step up and run for higher office . . .

Tags: Bob Barr , Erick Erickson , Jack Kingston , Michelle Nunn , Paul Broun , Phil Gingrey , Senate race , U.S. Chamber of Commerce

On the campaign trail: The bloody runoff is over, but can the wounds heal?

Georgia Republicans try to put a divisive runoff campaign behind them and get ready for the general election . . .

Tags: Jack Kingston , Jason Carter , John Padgett , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal

The pollsters really got this one wrong

Georgia’s Senate Republican runoff demonstrates how difficult it is to poll a primary or runoff election with any degree of accuracy — just about every pollster missed Perdue’s surprising win . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Senate race

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

SHOCKER: Perdue upsets Kingston, will face Nunn in Senate race

David Perdue pulls off a stunning upset to beat Rep. Jack Kingston in the Senate Republican primary . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Senate race