Tag Archives: Wright McLeod

Political Notes: Wise will have opposition in November

Libertarian Party candidate David Staples will take on PSC member Stan Wise in the general election . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 4th Congressional District , Cynthia McKinney , David Staples , hank johnson , Lee Anderson , Libertarian Party , PSC , Rick Allen , Stan Wise , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: It’s officially down to Anderson and Allen in the 12th

A recount confirms that it’s “game on” in the 12th Congressional District runoff between Rep. Lee Anderson and Rick Allen; Roosevelt bashing is back in style . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , Doug Collins , Doug McKillip , Lee Anderson , Martha Zoller , PSC , Regina Quick , Rick Allen , Steve Oppenheimer , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: McLeod requests recount in 12th District primary

Wright McLeod wants a recount in the 12th Congressional District race, where he narrowly missed making the runoff in the GOP primary . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , David Austin , Doug Collins , Lee Anderson , Martha Zoller , Rick Allen , T-SPLOST , Wright McLeod

Runoffs required in 9th, 12th District congressional races

Lee Anderson leads in the 12th District race, while Doug Collins and Martha Zoller will fight it out again in a runoff in the 9th Congressional District . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , Doug Collins , Lee Anderson , Martha Zoller , Rick Allen , Wright McLeod

Only two congressional primaries are really contested

Most of the congressional races on Tuesday’s primary ballot are meaningless, with the exception of the 9th District and 12th District GOP primaries . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , Congressional races , Doug Collins , Lee Anderson , Maria Sheffield , Martha Zoller , Rick Allen , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: Candidates dig into their own pockets

In the Republican primary for the 12th Congressional District, candidates are putting a lot of their own money into their campaigns . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , Chuck Hufstetler , David Doss , Doug Collins , Georgia Senate District 52 , Lee Anderson , Maria Sheffield , Martha Zoller , Rick Allen , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: Rogers gets some backlash over his voucher support

Chip Rogers stirs up some local controversy with his support of school vouchers; Barrow votes against repeal of Obamacare after he voted against passage of Obamacare . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , Brandon Beach , Chip Rogers , John Barrow , Lee Anderson , Maria Sheffield , Obamacare , Rick Allen , school vouchers , T-SPLOST , Untie Atlanta , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: Rogers was for this ‘waste of money’ before he was against it

Chip Rogers and Brandon Beach have differing ideas about the T-SPLOST transportation tax, even though Rogers voted twice for the passage of T-SPLOST legislation . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , able mable thomas , Brandon Beach , Chip Rogers , Jeff Kazanow , Ken Britt , Maria Sheffield , public education , T-SPLOST , tracking , videotaping , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: What are the odds that Chip Rogers might lose?

Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers, as it turns out, is a rambling, gambling man. Will that cause him problems in the Republican primary? . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional Disrrict , Brandon Beach , Chip Rogers , gambling , John Barrow , John Edens , Maria Sheffield , sports handicapping , Tom Graves , Wright McLeod

On the campaign trail: PSC’s Wise now has opposition

Both of the incumbents on the Public Service Commission running for reelection this year, Stan Wise and Chuck Eaton, will have opposition . . .

Tags: 12th Congressional District , 9th Congressional District , Carrie Deal Wilder , Chuck Eaton , Denise Deal , Doug Collins , John Barrow , Martha Zoller , Mickey Stephens , Nathan Deal , Pam Davidson , PSC , Rick Allen , Stan Wise , Steve Oppenheimer , Wright McLeod