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5 hrs ago | SavannahNow

Kingston, Perdue blast each other over ethics, Savannah port

The candidates in the Republican Senate runoff sprinted out their final debate Sunday by blasting each other over ethics and the Savannah port.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA

5 hrs ago | Politico

GOP Senate hopefuls bicker in Ga.

The only televised debate of the Georgia GOP Senate runoff turned testy Sunday night, just over a week before Peach State Republicans will choose their nominee to take on Democrat Michelle Nunn.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Georgia Government

5 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

First Congressional District Debates

WTOC's very own Sonny Dixon was the moderator for the debate at the Atlanta Press Club.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Advance voting for July 22 runoff elections ends on Friday

The Community Room in the City Services Center, 3111 Citizens Way, is the lone polling place and it will be open today through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Voters must use the same party ballot they selected in the primary, but those who used a nonpartisan ballot or didn't participate in the primary may use any runoff ballot, District 2 ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nathan Deal, US Governors

9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Kingston, Perdue hone attacks in Ga. Senate debate

A wildfire burning on about 34 square miles of grass, brush and timber in central Washington did not grow on Saturday, but officials worry that storms forecast to arrive Sunday afternoon could cause explosive growth.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Tracy Morgan, Barack Obama

Yesterday | The Times

1 week left to vote early in runoff

With one week of advance voting left, more than 1,000 Hall County voters have cast ballots in the runoff set for July 22. Charlotte Sosebee, Hall's director of elections, said 1,386 have voted in the two weeks since early voting began.

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Related Topix: Hall County, GA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Doug Collins

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Peach Pundit

Jack Kingston Wins Spalding County Straw Poll

In what may be the last time before the July 22nd runoff, Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue appeared on the same stage tonight at the Spalding County Republican Party Low Country Boil.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

The Florida Times-Union

With 10 days until Republican primary runoff, Buddy Carter and Bob...

With just 10 days before the July 22 primary runoffs, the two Republicans left in the race for Georgia's 1st Congressional District fielded questions Saturday from voters in St. Marys.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, St. Marys, GA, Camden County, GA, Pooler, GA, Chatham County, GA

Daily Tribune News

Perdue swings through Bartow County

SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News GOP Senate runoff candidate David Perdue campaigns in downtown Cartersville Friday afternoon outside Ross's Diner.

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Related Topix: Bartow County, GA, Cartersville, GA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kingston, GA

Roll Call

Super PAC Spends $1 Million Against Kingston

A Republican-oriented Super PAC has reported spending more than $1 million against Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., in his July 22nd Republican Party Senate primary run-off election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, TV Advertising

News9 Oklahoma City

Perdue touts business record in Georgia Senate bid

By KRISTEN de GROOT A business associate says Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band The Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Georgia Government, Punk, The Ramones

National Journal

The Todd Akin of 2014 Is ... Todd Akin

National Republicans worried anxiously this year about a handful of fringe candidates that could repeat the dreadful mistakes of Todd Akin, whose "legitimate rape" comments helped tank the GOP's Senate chances in 2012.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Missouri, Representative Paul Broun

The Times

GOP candidates in U.S. Senate runoff spend $11M total

The two Republicans vying for Georgia's open Senate seat have spent a combined $11 million so far on the race, with just over a week to go before the July 22 runoff.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dollar General, Retail, Scott Brown

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

House bill seeks to end Savannah harbor delays

A budget bill in the U.S. House passed with a provision seeking to end further delays to the $706 million deepening of the Port of Savannah's busy shipping channel.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nathan Deal

Daily Kos

GA-Sen: Herman Cain Goes All In For David Perdue

This will be a short and sweet one but I can never stop getting a kick out of Herman Cain: Perdue's first-cousin, former Gov. Sonny Perdue, will soon be featured on a TV ad boosting his candidacy, as well as campaign stops in the hours before the vote.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Herman Cain, Georgia, Georgia Government, US Governors, Sonny Perdue

Switched

Georgia GOP Race Attracts Cash From Super PAC Funded By Two 'Dark Money' Nonprofits

This story was published by The Center for Public Integrity , a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C. Nearly all of the money raised by the Citizens for a Working America PAC , a super PAC that's spent more than $2 million on ads boosting businessman David Perdue in Georgia's contentious Republican U.S. Senate ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Non-Profit, Representative Tom Cotton, Ohio

The Atlantic

The Rise of the Fusion Republicans

In primaries across the country, the war between the GOP establishment and the Tea Party ended not in a surrender but a truce.

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Representative James Lankford, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, Representative Tom Cotton

Athens Banner-Herald

Voters to see Georgia candidates face each other on TV

TELEVISED DEBATE SCHEDULE Sunday 11th District congressional, Republican -- Bob Barr and Barry Loudermilk -- 5 p.m. 10th District congressional, Republican -- Mike Collins and Jody Hice -- 5:30 p.m. Superintendent of schools, Democratic -- Alisha Thomas Morgan and Valarie Wilson -- 6 p.m. Superintendent of schools, Republican -- Mike Buck and ... (more)

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WTOC-TV Savannah

House approves Savannah Harbor deepening funds

It was approved Thursday evening with a bipartisan vote providing more than $1.5 million in funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project and opening the door to millions in state funding awaiting a green-light from the federal government.

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Examiner.com

Brian Reese talks about Republican obstructionism, prepares for July 22 runoff

On Thursday, July 10, Brian Reese, a Democratic candidate for Georgia's First Congressional District, commented about continuing efforts by Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act and encouraged Democrats to turn out for the July 22 runoff.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, University of Georgia Savannah State

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