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  1. Georgia Senate GOP Runoff Shows Little Southern HospitalityRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... returned fire, alleging that Perdue accepted a "sweetheart, insider appointment" from his cousin, then-Gov. Sonny Perdue, to sit on the state's Ports Authority board. Kingston suggested that that position allowed the former Dollar General CEO to ...

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  2. Georgia Senate runoff debate turns nastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Hill

    ... a "sweetheart, insider appointment" to the Georgia Ports Authority board while his first cousin, former Gov. Sonny Perdue (R), was the state's governor. Perdue dismissed the question, saying there was "absolutely nothing to" the attack. With just ...

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  3. Kingston, Perdue blast each other over ethics, Savannah portRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... no conflict of interest between the authority and a trucking company Perdue owns with his cousin, former Gov. Sonny Perdue. "You made millions of dollars in spending decisions on there and didn't sign a disclosure. Are we to believe that you did ...

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  4. Kingston, Perdue hone attacks in Ga. Senate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... sought to raise questions about Perdue's appointment to the Georgia Ports Authority by his cousin, then-Gov. Sonny Perdue. Kingston noted the two later launched a global trading company. After Kingston touted his work on the Port of Savannah ...

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  5. GOP Senate hopefuls bicker in Ga.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Politico

    ... up by asking about Perdue's appointment to a board that oversees the state's ports when his first cousin, Sonny Perdue, was governor. He asked his opponent why he did not sign a conflict of interest form, since a company he was involved with stood ...

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  6. Kingston, Perdue blast each other over ethics, Savannah portRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... no conflict of interest between the authority and a trucking company Perdue owns with his cousin, former Gov. Sonny Perdue. "You made millions of dollars in spending decisions on there and didn't sign a disclosure. Are we to believe that you did ...

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  7. Kingston, Perdue hone attacks in Ga. Senate debateRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... sought to raise questions about Perdue's appointment to the Georgia Ports Authority by his cousin, then-Gov. Sonny Perdue. Kingston noted the two later launched a global trading company. After Kingston touted his work on the Port of Savannah ...

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  8. Perdue touts business record in Georgia Senate bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... after speaking at a primary election night party in Atlanta. Perdue, the cousin of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, faces Rep. Jack Kingston in a GOP runoff July 22 in a race being watched nationally as Republicans seek to take control of the ...

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  9. Former CEO touts business record in Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Capitol Hill Blue

    ... campaigning for Georgia's Republican Senate nomination and hopes to follow his cousin, former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, into politics. Voters will choose between Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston in a runoff election July 22. The race has gained ...

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  10. GA-Sen: Herman Cain Goes All In For David PerdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Daily Kos

    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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  11. Time to deal on DixRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2013 | News Observer

    So strong was Republican Sen. Phil Berger's animosity toward former Gov. Beverly Perdue that he couldn't wait to scrap a forward-looking, reasonable, good-for-all lease arrangement for the Dorothea Dix Hospital property in downtown Raleigh.

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  12. "Outsider" Perdue Makes His Money As An InsiderRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Peach Pundit

    ... locked in a July 22 runoff for the GOP nomination. His appointment to the post in 2010 by his cousin, then-Gov. Sonny Perdue, raised suggestions of nepotism. Records obtained by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution through an open records request paint ...

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  13. In fundraising, Jason Carter gains ground on Gov. DealRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... in contributions since announcing his campaign in early November. In comparison, Deal's predecessor, Republican Sonny Perdue, had raised about $10.7 million by the same point in his 2006 re-election bid. But Perdue had spent far less and still had ...

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  14. In fundraising, Carter gains ground on DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... in contributions since announcing his campaign in early November. In comparison, Deal's predecessor, Republican Sonny Perdue, had raised about $10.7 million by the same point in his 2006 re-election bid. But Perdue had spent far less and still had ...

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  15. Kingston Ally Says Dems Will Tar Perdue Like They Did RomneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | GPB.org

    ... is squaring off against David Perdue, a wealthy business executive and political newcomer who's former Governor Sonny Perdue's cousin. (Photo: Jeanne Bonner) With the state GOP Primary runoff two weeks away, Congressman Jack Kingston is out on the ...

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  16. Real choice for superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... everything, and wants the current Common Core standards -- originally adopted under Kathy Cox and then-Governor Sonny Perdue as Georgia Performance standards -- repealed. While this is a popular position with many, the problem as with most policies ...

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  17. Real Choice In The Race For School SuperintendentRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Peach Pundit

    ... everything, and wants the current Common Core standards - originally adopted under Kathy Cox and then Governor Sonny Perdue as Georgia Performance standards - repealed. While this is a popular position with many, the problem as with most policies ...

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  18. Candidate profile: Karen Handel for governorRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... through troubled times and back to solvency. In 2002, she returned to politics as Chief of Staff for Governor Sonny Perdue. In 2003, she was asked to run as a Republican in a special election for Chairman of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners. ...

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  19. Candidate profile: Karen Handel for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... through troubled times and back to solvency. In 2002, she returned to politics as Chief of Staff for Governor Sonny Perdue. In 2003, she was asked to run as a Republican in a special election for Chairman of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners. ...

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  20. Sen. Beach Appointed To Transportation Funding Study CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Department of Transportation by state legislators from the 6th Congressional District. In 2001, Governor Sonny Perdue appointed Sen. Beach to the board of Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA), and in 2008, he was selected to chair one of ...

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