Tag Archives: John Barrow

Former congressman Barrow will teach at UGA

Former congressman John Barrow will be a “scholar in residence” at the University of Georgia, teaching classes on politics . . .

Tags: John Barrow , university of georgia

Isakson reports $1.6M cash haul for next Senate race

Sen. Johnny Isakson is already piling up substantial cash for his 2016 reelection race . . .

Tags: John Barrow , Johnny Isakson , Scott Holcomb , Senate race

Republicans finally knock out John Barrow

U.S. Rep. John Barrow was the top target of Georgia Republicans for 10 years — in Tuesday’s election, Rick Allen defeated him . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Barry Loudermilk , Buddy Carter , Jody Hice , John Barrow , Rick Allen

Conflicting polls in 12th District race have Allen AND Barrow ahead by 4 points

Two late polls have differing results in the 12th Congressional District race between John Barrow and Rick Allen . . .

Tags: Congressional races , John Barrow , Rick Allen

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

Debates are fought on familiar terrain

Candidates stuck to their guns in Sunday night debates in the races for governor, Senate, and the 12th Congressional District . . .

Tags: David Perdue , debates , Jason Carter , John Barrow , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Rick Allen

On the campaign trail: Perdue, Allen maintain the Obama attacks

Barack Obama’s name isn’t on the Georgia election ballot, but it is invoked frequently in the Senate and 12th Congressional District races by David Perdue and Rick Allen . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , David Perdue , John Barrow , Michelle Nunn , Rick Allen , Ron Klain

On the campaign trail: Tis’ the season for bus tours

Bus tours will be criss-crossing Georgia over the next two weeks as the general election nears; the Senate race gets tighter; the commercials from Nathan Deal and Jason Carter get tougher . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , David Perdue , Jason Carter , John Barrow , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Rick Allen , Senate race

On the campaign trail: Congressmen want to cut off travelers from Africa

The Ebola outbreak has become a last-minute issue on the campaign trail, and several Georgia congressman want to cut off travel to the U.S. from West Africa . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Ebola outbreak , Georgia Republican Party , John Barrow , Lynn Westmoreland , Nathan Deal , Senate race , Ted Cruz , Tom Price , victory tour

Barrow has 12-1 cash advantage in 12th District race

Rep. John Barrow has more than $1.5 million cash-on-hand for the final weeks of the 12th Congressional District race, but it’s still a close battle between him and Republican challenger Rick Allen . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , fundraising , John Barrow , Rick Allen