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Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff Video included

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Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in a Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a general election matchup against Democrat Michelle Nunn. More>>

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Jeff Mann elected DeKalb County Sheriff Video included

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Jeff Mann has been elected DeKalb County Sheriff, defeating opponent Vernon Jones. More>>

GOP voters in Ga. to decide Senate nominee

Republican voters in Georgia will finally select their Senate nominee Tuesday after a bruising nine-week runoff. More>>

Primary runoff for Ga. schools post, Congress

Georgia voters will soon decide 21 primary runoff elections, including nominations for Congress and the statewide superintendent's post. More>>

AG defends GA's same-sex marriage ban; citing tradition and children

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Attorney General Sam Olens argued in a brief filed Monday, that the lawsuit challenging Georgia's same-sex marriage ban should be dismissed in order to preserve tradition and protect children. 
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Georgia AG wants same-sex marriage suit dismissed

Georgia's attorney general is asking a judge to dismiss a federal lawsuit filed by a gay rights group challenging the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages. More>>

AG Olens refuses Carter's call for ethics probe

Georgia's Attorney General Sam Olens has again declined a request by state Sen. Jason Carter to appoint an investigator to review the handling of ethics complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal. More>>

No air conditioning forces two DeKalb County voting precincts to relocate

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Voters who regularly report to two DeKalb County voting precincts should take note of new locations for Tuesday's primary runoff election. More>>

159,152 ballots cast in Georgia runoff early voting

Georgia Secretary of State Jack Kemp says the majority of early votes in Tuesday's runoff election have been received, though mail-in absentee ballots can still be cast. More>>

Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Ga.

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Neither Republican running in Georgia's closely watched Senate race has a natural advantage in metro Atlanta, where the state's most populous area and a ring of northern exurbs are serving as the key battleground... More>>

Liberals assessing 2016 race as Clinton weighs bid

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Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren told a group of young Democrats Wednesday that the political system was "rigged" by powerful lobbyists and the wealthy and made an impassioned case for reducing burdensome student loans.... More>>

Carter blasts Deal over ethics memo citing threat

Democrat Jason Carter is seizing on memo written by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation of ethics complaints against... More>>

Agencies hosting Ga. housing, transportation forum

Two federal agencies are partnering to host a forum in Atlanta on the costs of housing and affordability. More>>

Ethics chief: Gov aide made threat over complaints

The head of the state ethics commission claims in a memo sent last year that an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal once threatened to thwart legislative efforts to expand the agency's authority unless she made complaints... More>>

Nashville mayor, congressman to fundraise for Nunn

Two of Nashville's top Democrats are planning a fundraiser for Michelle Nunn's U.S. Senate bid in Georgia. More>>

Democrats scour records for provocative comments

Democratic Party researchers are scrubbing the past and current comments of Republican U.S. Senate candidates in hopes of finding rhetoric that might spook moderate or independent voters. More>>

Kingston, Perdue hone attacks in Ga. Senate debate

Georgia Republican Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue are taking sharp aim at each other's records in a debate that has featured several heated exchanges. More>>

Perdue touts business record in Georgia Senate bid

In Georgia's hotly contested Senate race, Republican David Perdue proudly points to his experience running major corporations as proof he's best positioned to tackle the nation's debt. More>>

Six states hold primary elections Tuesday

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Six states hold primary elections Tuesday: Oregon, Idaho, Arkansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and Georgia. More>>

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  • Mont. gov: Sen. in plagiarism row deserves respect

    Mont. gov: Sen. in plagiarism row deserves respect

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:32:34 GMT
    Sen. John Walsh said his unattributed use of others' work in his master's thesis was not plagiarism but "a few citations that were unintentionally left out of a term paper" that he blamed in part on...More >
    Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said Thursday he had no knowledge that Democratic Sen. John Walsh had plagiarized his master's thesis when he appointed the former lieutenant governor to the Senate in February.More >
  • Social Security's $300M IT project doesn't work

    Social Security's $300M IT project doesn't work

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:28 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:28:28 GMT
    After spending nearly $300 million on a new computer system to handle disability claims, the Social Security Administration still can't get it to work. And officials can't say when it will.More >
    After spending nearly $300 million on a new computer system to handle disability claims, the Social Security Administration still can't get it to work. And officials can't say when it will.More >
  • House advances lawsuit bill

    House advances lawsuit bill

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:18 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:18:11 GMT
    Republicans have cleared legislation for a vote in the House that authorizes the filing of an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.More >
    House Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit that accuses President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.More >
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