Tag Archives: Valarie Wilson

Barge endorses Wilson in superintendent’s race

Democrat Valarie Wilson is endorsed by state school Supt. John Barge, a Republican, in her race against Richard Woods for superintendent . . .

Tags: John Barge , Richard Woods , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson

Statewide candidates spar in four debates at GPB

Georgia Public Broadcasting televises debates Sunday night for four of the state’s constitutional offices . . .

Tags: Chris Irvin , Gary Black , GPB debates , Greg Hecht , Mark Butler , Richard Woods , Robbin Shipp , Sam Olens , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: Mitt’s marching through Georgia

Mitt Romney comes to the state to provide campaign boosts to Sam Olens and David Perdue; Libertarian Andrew Hunt cites a poll that shows he’s in second place in the governor’s race . . .

Tags: Amanda Swafford , Andrew Hunt , congressional franking , David Perdue , governor\'s race , Jimmy Carter , Michelle Nunn , Mitt Romney , Richard Woods , Rob Woodall , Sam Olens , Senate race , state school superintendent's race , Valarie Wilson

School supt. race tightens in new poll

Race for state school superintendent is getting closer, with Republican Richard Woods still leading Democrat Valarie Wilson . . .

Tags: Richard Woods , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: School candidate has issues with ‘The Color Purple’

An award-winning novel by Georgia’s Alice Walker becomes a topic of discussion in the race for state school superintendent; in the governor’s race, differing opinions on missed votes . . .

Tags: Alice Walker , Jason Carter , missed votes , Nathan Deal , Richard Woods , state school superintendent , The Color Purple , Valarie Wilson

Recount doesn’t change school supt. race – Woods wins

Richard Woods is the winner in a recount of the Republican runoff election for state school superintendent . . .

Tags: Mike Buck , recount , Richard Woods , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson

On the campaign trail: Vox Populi poll has Perdue leading Nunn, 49-40

David Perdue leads Michelle Nunn in Senate race poll released by Vox Populi; Kemp okays recount of GOP runoff for state school superintendent . . .

Tags: David Perdue , immigrant children , Kasim Reed , Michelle Nunn , Mike Buck , Nathan Deal , Richard Woods , Senate race , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson , Vox Populi Polling

Woods squeaks by Buck in GOP school supt. runoff

Middle Georgia educator Richard Woods, with tea party support, wins a close GOP runoff over Mike Buck for state school superintendent . . .

Tags: Mike Buck , Richard Woods , state school superintendent , Tea Party , Valarie Wilson

Wilson wins Democratic runoff for school superintendent; GOP race too close to call

Valarie Wilson is the Democratic nominee for state school superintendent; she’ll face either Mike Buck or Richard Woods in the general election . . .

Tags: Alisha Thomas Morgan , Mike Buck , Richard Woods , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson

The end of a long runoff campaign is finally in sight

Georgia voters will decide the outcomes of three important statewide races in the upcoming runoff elections . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Alisha Morgan , David Perdue , Jack Kingston , Michelle Nunn , Mike Buck , Richard Woods , runoff elections , Senate election , state school superintendent , Valarie Wilson