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South Fulton candidates to throw hats into ring for mayor, city council offices
Although their timing between gubernatorial and presidential races may result in lower-key campaigns, the municipal elections of 2015 offer nearly 20 opportunities for residents to enter politics o...
August 21, 2015 02:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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County pays $200K for election software, satisfies consent order
At its meeting last week, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of an election and asset management system and poll worker online training software system recommended by th...
August 12, 2015 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polls open in Fulton County for District 55 runoff
Today is Election Day for the District 55 runoff to fill Tyrone Brooks Sr.’s District 55 seat in the state House of Representatives. Marie Robinson Metze and Shelitha Renee Robertson, both Atlanta ...
July 14, 2015 08:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 55 House seat to be claimed Tuesday
Election Day is Tuesday for the District 55 runoff to fill Tyrone Brooks Sr.’s District 55 seat in the state House of Representatives. The battle is between two women who emerged from a field of si...
July 13, 2015 12:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 55 surge puts Metze, Robertson in runoff
As of 10:15 p.m. with all 24 precincts reporting, a late-night surge in election results has bumped Michael B. Fitzgerald from the lead in the House District 55 race. Shelitha R. Robertson and Mari...
June 16, 2015 10:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fitzgerald front-runner in House 55 race
As of 8 p.m., Michael B. Fitzgerald is leading in the House District 55 race with 31.3 percent of the vote in its 24 precincts. Out of 492 votes cast, he earned 154. Alysia Brown has 4.27 percent, ...
June 16, 2015 08:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polls closed in District 55
Polls are now closed in House District 55 in the six-way race for the seat resigned by Tyrone Brooks Sr. Alysia Brown, John F. Guest Jr., Marie Robinson Metze, Michael B. Fitzgerald, Raghu R. Raju ...
June 16, 2015 07:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tyrone Brooks Jr. disqualified from District 55 race
The Secretary of State adopted the ruling of an administrative law judge finding that state House District 55 candidate, Tyrone Brooks Jr., fails to meet candidate qualifications for the June 16 sp...
June 09, 2015 05:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven vie for Fulton County's House District 55 seat
With six Democrats and one nonpartisan candidate in the running to fill Tyrone Brooks Sr.’s District 55 seat in the state House of Representatives, Tuesday’s election will most likely result in a r...
June 08, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 55 early voting underway
House District 55 voters are encouraged to cast their ballots early for the June 16, 2015 Special Election for State House District 55 to fill the unexpired term of Tyrone Brooks Sr. who resigned t...
May 26, 2015 04:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidates throw hats in ring for House District 55 seat
Seven candidates will be on the ballot June 16 for the special election to fill the House of Representatives’ District 55 seat. It was relinquished April 9 by incumbent Tyrone Brooks Sr. in a lette...
May 04, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 55 state House seat up for grabs June 16
The office of Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp sent notice today a special election will be held June 16 to fill the vacancy in District 55 of the Georgia House of Representatives created by t...
April 22, 2015 11:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gay triumphant in College Park runoff
College Park reported unofficial results in the Ward 4 city council runoff between Ron Fears and Roderick Gay. Gay outpaced Fears 200 to 187, or 52 percent to 48 percent, in unofficial results, wit...
April 14, 2015 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polls closed in College Park
College Park Ward 4 polls at the Sid Truitt Senior Center and the Godby Road Community Building, where voters have been casting ballots for city councilman in the runoff between Ron Fears and Roder...
April 14, 2015 06:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Park special election runoff is Tuesday
Voters in College Park will return to the polls Tuesday to make a final decision on who will fill the unexpired term of late Ward 4 City Councilman Charles E. Phillips Sr., who died Nov. 4. Candida...
April 13, 2015 06:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Park candidates talk runoff plans for April 14
Voters in College Park will return to the polls April 14 to decide who will fill the unexpired term of late Ward 4 City Councilman Charles E. Phillips Sr., who died Nov. 4. Candidates Ron Fears and...
March 25, 2015 11:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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