UPDATED: Perdue wins GOP nomination
by Everett Catts
July 25, 2014 12:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED FRIDAY AT 12:09 P.M. WITH QUOTES FROM CANDIDATES BOB BARR, BARRY LOUDERMILK AND SUSAN THAYER) David Perdue has won his tight Republican U.S. Senate battle against Jack Kingston in Tuesday’s primary runoff election and triumphed in Cobb and Fulton counties. It is one of eight races, including five local ones, on the ballot. With all 365 Fulton County precincts reporting, Perdue won with 54.9 percent. In Cobb County, with all 145 precincts reporting, Perdue had the advantage ...
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Perdue wins GOP nomination for US Senate
U.S. Senate GOP - Runoff (2,431 of 2,727 precincts - 89 percent) WINNER- David Perdue, GOP 233,832 - 51 percent Jack Kingston, GOP 228,006 - 49 percent School Superintendent Dem - Runoff (2,431 of ...
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Chick-fil-A restaurants to feed nearly 5,500 at-risk children
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 612314 views | 0 0 comments | 426 426 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?