In the Republican race for governor, Karen Handel is the candidate the latest political polls predicted to be the frontrunner in the race tonight.
GOP gubernatorial candidate Karen Handel has hunkered down to watch the results come in.
Voters in more than two dozen counties across the state have had a quicker check-in process at their local precinct today. And it may become more widespread by this November’s general election.
Polls are open across Georgia for primary elections, and turnout is described as "light" to "medium to high" depending on the region of the state.
Debates were held Sunday night for gubernatorial Democratic and Republican hopefuls.
A new poll shows a majority of Georgia voters would support giving local police the power to arrest people who cannot prove they're in the country legally.
A Fulton County judge tossed an attempt by two insurance companies that sought to block an ethics investigation into contributions to Republican gubernatorial hopeful John Oxendine. Judge Kimberly Esmond Adams said in her ruling Friday that the commission has the power to "find probable cause to initiate hearings and similarly to issue subpoenas in connection with its investigation of public violations."
Patricia McCracken qualified to run against Carol Porter in the democratic primary for Lieutenant Governor. But hardly anything else is known about this reclusive 65-year-old Augusta woman.
Many voters said, they had no idea there was an election next week and wanted to study the candidates.
Officials with Georgia's public colleges and universities are looking into what do to with undocumented students.