Tag Archives: Senate race

Political Notes — AJC poll confirms earlier Georgia polls on presidential race

The presidential race is still close in Georgia; Sen. Johnny Isakson still holds a comfortable lead in the Senate race . . .

Tags: Georgia poll , minority voter registration , presidential race , Senate race

Is there still a Georgia senate race? Yes

Overshadowed by the race for president, Georgia’s senate race carries on . . .

Tags: Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , Senate race

Isakson leads Barksdale 46-41% in WSB poll

A second poll this week shows the senate race between Sen. Johnny Isakson and Democrat Jim Barksdale is closer than expected . . .

Tags: Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , Senate race

Poll puts senate race in single digits; Barksdale calls for six debates

Sen. Johnny Isakson has 9-point lead over Democrat Jim Barksdale, a political unknown, in latest poll of Georgia’s Senate race . . .

Tags: Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , Senate race

Political Notes — Isakson, Barksdale quietly bringing in the money

Johnny Isakson and Jim Barksdale are both putting away money for the fall campaign in the Senate race; NAACP official reacts to Gov. Nathan Deal’s police proposal . . .

Tags: Francys Johnson , Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , NAACP , Nathan Deal , police pay , Senate race

Political Notes — Barksdale reveals a little more about himself

Jim Barksdale talks some more about his political philosophy; Rep. Rick Allen reads some anti-gay bible passages . . .

Tags: bible passages , Casey Cagle , Georgia Chamber , Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , Rick Allen , Senate race , WIN List

Isakson wins GOP Senate primary; faces Barksdale in general election

Johnny Isakson tries for a third term in the Senate and wins the GOP primary with ease . . .

Tags: Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , PSC , Senate race , Tim Echols

Isakson has easy path in U.S. Senate primary

Sen. Johnny Isakson is the heavy favorite to the win the GOP nomination for the Senate in next Tuesday’s primary; his Democratic opponent may be Jim Barksdale . . .

Tags: GOP primary , Jim Barksdale , Johnny Isakson , Senate race

Barksdale joins a crowded Senate primary

Jim Barksdale qualifies for the Democratic primary in the U.S. Senate race . . .

Tags: Jim Barksdale , Senate race

Political Notes – Qualifying week could decide the fate of several bills

Several political questions should be answered by the end of qualifying week . . .

Tags: candidate qualifying , Nathan Deal , religious freedom , retiring incumbents , Senate race