Tag Archives: Special Election

New GOP poll has Ossoff, Handel leading in 6th CD race

A poll of 6th Congressional District voters shows Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel the leaders in a special election field of 18 candidates . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District , Special Election

Payne wins special election for Senate seat

Chuck Payne wins a runoff special election to replace Charlie Bethel in the state Senate’s District 54 seat . . .

Tags: Chuck Payne , Special Election

In the 6th District race, it’s hard to clear the field when the field only gets more crowded

Democrats would like the clear the field in the 6th Congressional District special election, but that is proving impossible to do . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District , Democratic candidates , Special Election

Political Notes — Electing a replacement for Price could be tricky

It could be a tricky process to elect a replacement for Tom Price when he steps down from his congressional seat . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District , cityhood commisions , Special Election , Tom Price

Five candidates qualify for special senate election

Five candidates have paid the qualifying fees to run in a special election to replace state Sen. Charlie Bethel in Senate District 54 . . .

Tags: Georgia Senate , Special Election

Special election called Dec. 13 to replace Sen. Bethel

A special election will be held to replace state Sen. Charlie Bethel (R-Dalton), who has just been appointed an appellate court judge . . .

Tags: Charlie Bethel , Special Election

Political Notes – The field is set for Atlanta special election

Three candidates, including a former lawmaker, have qualified for the special election to replace former House member Simone Bell . . .

Tags: bike lanes , Gainesville courthouse , GDOT , GTLA , James Bell , marijuana cultivation , Nathan Deal , Simone Bell , Special Election

Six qualify for Tolleson’s Senate seat

Six candidates qualified to run in the special election to replace Ross Tolleson in state Senate District 20 . . .

Tags: Senate District 20 , Special Election

Political Notes – A convicted (and pardoned) felon on the ballot

One of the candidates who wants to run for Ross Tolleson’s state senate seat has a history of felony convictions — but he also has a pardon from the Board of Pardons and Paroles . . .

Tags: budget deal , Denis O'Hayer , department of revenue , Kelly Gardner , license tag renewals , Michael Reece , Special Election , Tom Price , Tyrone Brooks

Moore is knocked off the ballot in Ga. Senate election

Angela Moore is ruled ineligible to run in the special election to replace Ron Ramsey in the Georgia Senate . . .

Tags: Angela Moore , Ben Harbin , Brian Kemp , Columbia County , Senate District 43 , Special Election