Tag Archives: Rick Santorum

On the campaign trail: Media fascination with Nunn is growing, which may not be a positive development

Michelle Nunn is getting more and more media coverage for her Senate campaign, but not all of it is positive; Rick Santorum’s badly timed remark about Georgia’s new gun law . . .

Tags: David Pennington , FedEx shooting , governor\'s race , gun carry law , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Rick Santorum , Senate race

On the campaign trail: More wrangling over 9th District endorsements

Martha Zoller announces the endorsement of Rick Santorum in the 9th District congressional race as Doug Collins scoffs . . .

Tags: 9th Congressional District , Ashley Bell , Doug Collins , Doug McKillip , Martha Zoller , party switchers , Pat Gardner , rashad taylor , Rick Santorum

They’re for Romney, but reluctantly

Mitt Romney has probably wrapped up the GOP nomination for president, but in a most grudging fashion . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Herman Cain , Mitt Romney , Newt Gringrich , nomination , Republican base , Rick Perry , Rick Santorum

Political Notes – Two state polls have close race between Obama, GOP

A poll conducted for Better Georgia shows Obama running a very close race among Georgia voters in head-to-head matchups against Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Better Georgia , Gary Black , Georgia poll , Mitt Romney , Nathan Deal , National Agriculture Week , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum , University System

Gingrich ‘Southern Strategy’ falls short – will he withdraw?

Newt Gingrich can’t win in either Alabama or Mississippi primaries, which will put more pressure on him to exit the Republican race . . .

Tags: Alabama primary , Mississippi primary , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum

Political Notes – Gingrich faces must-win situation again

It’s do or die for Newt Gingrich in Tuesday’s presidential primaries in Alabama and Mississippi . . .

Tags: Alabama primary , farmers , Gary Black migrant workers , Georgia ForestWatch , Mississippi primary , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum , Ron Paul

Gingrich wins Georgia, but little else

Although Newt Gingrich won a big victory in Georgia, he did poorly in the other states holding primaries on Super Tuesday . . .

Tags: Georgia primary , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum , Super Tuesday

Political Notes – Will Super Tuesday be super for Newt?

Georgia voters could give a big boost to Newt Gingrich in today’s presidential primary; and then there are also those votes to legalize Sunday package sales of alcohol . . .

Tags: Atlanta sewers , department of public health , Georgia primary , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum , Ron Paul , Sunday package sales , Super Tuesday

Georgia matters again in the presidential race

Gingrich tries to hold on to his lead among Georgia voters as the Super Tuesday presidential primaries approach . . .

Tags: crossover voting , Georgia primary , Mike Berlon , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rick Santorum , Super Tuesday

Political Notes – Snobs? Deal wants more of them

Gov. Nathan Deal launches his “Complete College Georgia” effort that’s intended to encourage more students to complete work on a college degree . . .

Tags: charter school amendment , college graduation rate , John Wilkinson , Nathan Deal , Rick Santorum , Tommie Williams , truck weights