Tag Archives: Jason Carter

Political Notes – Republicans gather to elect new chairman

GOP delegates will elect a replacement for outgoing party chairman John Padgett at the state convention in Augusta . . .

Tags: distracted driving study committee , Georgia Republican Party , Jason Carter , Michael Williams

Political Notes – Carter hints at a 2018 campaign

Jason Carter talks a lot about the activities of the Carter Center and a little bit about his future political plans . . .

Tags: Carter Center , Jason Carter , mark richt , presidential endorsements , special legislative election , Tim Echols

Carter returns to the workday world

Gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter returns to his former law firm, which has made him a partner . . .

Tags: Bondurant Mixson , Jason Carter

On the campaign trail: Voters in Georgia (and the nation) push back against an unpopular president

President Barack Obama motivated conservative voters to turn out and elect Republicans in Georgia and across the nation . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Georgia Democratic Party , Georgia Republican Party , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal

On the campaign trail: Can Deal, Perdue avoid runoffs?

In the final batch of pre-election polls, Gov. Nathan Deal and David Perdue were getting closer to the 50 percent support level in their statewide races . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Insider Advantage , Jason Carter , Landmark Communications , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Site Selection magazine

SurveyUSA: Deal 47-42% over Carter; Perdue 47-44% over Nunn

Final poll by SurveyUSA has Republicans leading in both of the major races, but also below the 50 percent level needed to avoid a runoff . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , SurveyUSA poll

GOP sees edge in late polls of Senate, governor’s races

Late polls of the races for governor and the Senate show small leads for Gov. Nathan Deal and David Perdue, but with both candidates still short of the 50 percent level . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , David Perdue , Jason Carter , Jody Hice , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Polls

Should the AJC practice what it preaches on transparency and disclosure?

The owners of Georgia’s largest newspaper have made substantial contributions to Sen. Jason Carter in the governor’s race — but that hasn’t been reported in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . . .

Tags: Anne Cox Chambers , Atlanta Journal-Constitution , Brian Robinson , campaign contributions , Cox Enterprises , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , Kevin Riley , newspaper disclaimers , William Perry

On the campaign trail: NRSC takes credit for finding – and leaking — Nunn’s strategic plan

The mystery of Michelle Nunn’s leaked campaign strategy plan appears to have been solved; early voting numbers may be good news for Democrats . . .

Tags: campaign strategy plan , Dan McLagan , David Perdue , Ed Helms , Georgia Life Alliance , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , NRA , NRSC , Rick Allen

Rasmussen: Deal up 49-43%, Perdue and Nunn tied

Rasmussen poll shows a tie in the Senate race, a six-point lead for Nathan Deal in the governor’s race . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Jason Carter , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Rasmussen poll