Tag Archives: Legislative elections

Dickson forced into runoff; two Democratic incumbents lose

Most incumbent lawmakers survived their primary challenges, but two Democrats were ousted . . .

Tags: Legislative elections

Blackmon, Pirkle win South Georgia House races

Shaw Blackmon and Clay Pirkle win runoffs for state House seats in two south Georgia districts . . .

Tags: Larry Walker , Legislative elections , Shaw Blackmon

Corporate coalition supporting Murphy in legislative runoff battle

State Sen. Jack Murphy tries to fend off another tea party-backed challenger in his Forsyth County Senate race, one of several legislative seats that will be decided in Tuesday’s runoffs . . .

Tags: Ellis Black , Jack Murphy , Legislative elections , Michael Williams

Ralston’s race is one of several challenges to legislative veterans

Several prominent lawmakers are faced with challengers in their own party primaries, including Speaker David Ralston . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Charles Gregory , David Ralston , Debbie Dooley , Don Balfour , Greg Morris , Jack Murphy , Jason Spencer , Legislative elections , Ray Boyd , Sam Moore , Sam Snider