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McConnell delays health care vote; Trump engaged

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he is delaying a vote on a Senate health care bill while GOP leadership works toward getting enough votes.

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Audit says Senate bill would leave 22m uninsured

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The Senate health care bill would result in 22 million more uninsured Americans over the next decade compared to current law.

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Atlanta mayoral candidates respond to low park and Greenspace ranking

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CBS46 Investigative Reporter Sally Sears was the only TV reporter present as the candidates outlined their ideas.

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Democratic strategist: Tight race in 6th District should be wake up call for Republicans

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Democrats are 0-4 trying to take U.S. House seats vacated by President Donald Trump's cabinet picks. Now party officials, strategists and candidates are trying to figure out why and how the party can turn it around for the 2018 midterm elections.

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'Young Republicans' leader hosts 'Anti-Sharia Law' march at Piedmont Park Video included

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ACT for America is holding "March Against Sharia" events in cities across the nation on Saturday, June 10.

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12-year-old Mormon girl comes out as gay to congregation, leaves stage in tears

A 12-year-old girl from Utah is now at the center of a nationwide religious debate after a recorded video of her coming out as gay to her congregation went viral. A 12-year-old girl from Utah is now at the center of a nationwide religious debate after a recorded video of her coming out as gay to her congregation went viral.
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A 12-year-old girl from Utah is now at the center of a nationwide religious debate after a recorded video of her coming out as gay to her congregation went viral.

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Karen Handel defeats Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th District

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Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

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Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station, prompting the evacuation of a main square.

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Officials extend voting deadline for DeKalb polling locations Video included

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Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has informed CBS46 that DeKalb has obtained a judicial order to extend voting hours until 7:30 p.m., Tuesday evening at the Livsey Elementary and Embry Hills polling locations in Tucker.

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Everything you need to know about upcoming elections in Georgia

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Secretary of State Brian Kemp has encouraged all Georgians to participate in their local electoral races to ensure that everyone's voices are heard when making state policy decisions.

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Handel, Ossoff appeal to voters in final days before election Video included

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With just three days left until the election, Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel are working around the clock to appeal to voters in the final days.

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Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race Video included

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A nationally watched Georgia congressional race is in its final stretch, and the candidates are calling on some national figures to excite voters ahead of Tuesday's election.

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Showdown in District 6

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Watch segments from a CBS46 News Special Report: Showdown in District 6.

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Fulton County residents crowd town hall meetings, more scheduled Video included

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Members of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners will continue to hold community meetings regarding the 2017 Property Assessment notices.

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Here are the District 6 Early Voting locations in Cobb, Fulton and DeKalb Video included

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Early voting polls for the congressional District 6 race are now open in Cobb and Fulton.

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Vice President Pence to visit Dobbins Air Reserve Base

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Vice President Mike Pence will be in metro Atlanta on Friday with two goals in mind, greet local troops and rally support for Karen Handel.

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Judge to rule on ballot issue in 6th district run-off

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A judge may soon change the way Georgia voters cast their ballots just days before Election Day in Georgia's 6th Congressional District.

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Former President Carter honored with Gerald Ford medal for public service

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Former President Jimmy Carter is being honored with the Gerald R. Ford Medal for Distinguished Public Service.

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Handel attacks Ossoff for not agreeing to nationally televised debate

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Karen Handel, the Republican candidate for Georgia's 6th Congressional District, is accusing her democratic opponent, Jon Ossoff, of not wanting national exposure because of his "flimsy resume."

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Here's what Georgia law requires voters to bring to the polls

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Georgia law requires Georgia residents to show photo identification when voting in person.

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Police officer injured after being shot at gas station in Stewart County

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An officer with the Lumpkin Police Department in Stewart County is in stable condition after being shot at a gas station Monday afternoon.

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Georgia's District 6 House race: Meet Karen Handel

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The race to fill Tom Price's vacant congressional seat in Georgia's 6th district has become the most expensive House race in American history, and the two candidates vying for the position have received national attention throughout this close race.

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Georgia's District 6 House race: Meet Jon Ossoff

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The race to fill Tom Price's vacant congressional seat in Georgia's 6th district has become the most expensive House race in American history, and the two candidates running have received national attention for this close race.

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President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

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President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, CBS News White House Correspondent Major Garrett confirms.

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Federal Student Aid head resigns 'in good conscience' after friction with DeVos

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The chief operating officer of the Federal Student Aid office resigned Tuesday after being directed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to testify before the House oversight panel.

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Tomi Lahren lands job as senior adviser for pro-Trump advocacy group

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Tomi Lahren, the 24-year-old conservative commentator who gained celebrity status during the 2016 election season for her fiery monologues, has recently accepted a position with a super PAC that was instrumental in President Donald Trump’s election.

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Kemp: Trump administration should investigate DHS meddling in GA elections

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp looks out through a curtain while waiting for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, not pictured, to leave a speaking engagement ahead of this afternoon's convening of the Georgia Republican Convention. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp looks out through a curtain while waiting for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, not pictured, to leave a speaking engagement ahead of this afternoon's convening of the Georgia Republican Convention.
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Georgia's Secretary of State called in the big guns to investigate what he called a cyber attack by the US government on Georgia's election system.

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Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Dems

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President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama's health care law, as aides signaled a greater willingness to work with moderate Democrats on upcoming legislative battles from the budget and tax cuts to health care. 

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4 key takeaways from Trump's address to Congress

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While laying out his vision for making America “greater than ever before,” President Donald Trump spoke about his agenda in broad terms. Here are our top four takeaways from the President’s address.

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Isakson, Carter again ask Congress to let Ft. Frederica grow

Two Georgia lawmakers are again asking Congress to approve a planned expansion of the Fort Frederica National Monument on the Georgia coast.

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MyPillow founder: Trump support hurt me with BBB

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You've probably seen those MyPillow infomercials featuring company founder Mike Lindell.

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State GOP wary as Republicans push repeal of health law

The looming health care debate in Washington could have widespread political effects around the country.

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Senator Perdue confirms he will meet with Trump

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CBS46 Reporter Giovanna Drpic confirmed that Senator David Perdue will meet with President-Elect Donald Trump on December 2.

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Number of voting machine complaints in Georgia rising

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Georgia's Secretary of State has now received a total of seven complaints during the early voting period.

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Who is the 'ghost candidate' for U.S. 6th district?

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Voters are questioning "who is the Democrat U.S. representative 6th district candidate, Rodney Stooksbury?" 

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