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Georgia Senate Race 2014

Will Working Moms Show Up on Election Day?

Candice Burns | Posted 01.01.2015 | Politics
Candice Burns

Moms, your vote counts because you vote with your children and family at heart. Showing up at the polls or staying home can make the difference between electing a candidate who shares your priorities and sending one to Washington who doesn't.

Leave No Votes on the Table: Engaging Latinos in Georgia and Kansas

NCLR Action Fund | Posted 12.29.2014 | Latino Voices
NCLR Action Fund

When your political future rests on the balance of less than one percent of the voters, you would be foolish not to engage with the small but highly-motivated Latino electorate in your state.

Romney Backs Up GOP Candidate's Jobs Record In Georgia Senate Race

AP | CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY | Posted 12.29.2014 | Politics

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Republican David Perdue has spent the better part of a month defending his business record in Georgia's tight U.S. Senate race, ...

Georgia's Michelle Nunn Turns To Civil Rights Icon John Lewis In Appeal To Black Voters

AP | BILL BARROW | Posted 12.27.2014 | Politics

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Michelle Nunn's difficult political balancing act as she seeks Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat was on full display at a rally Mo...

Christina Wilkie

GOP Senate Candidate Has Up To $1 Million Managed By Swiss Private Bank Fund

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican David Perdue, the Georgia businessman running for U.S. Senate, has as much as $1 million invested in an exclusive fund manage...

Michelle Nunn vs. David Perdue Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Georgia Senate Race 2014

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Michelle Nunn vs. David Perdue Senate race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That's what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you!

Amanda Terkel

Georgia Senate Candidates Meet In Rowdy First Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) were not on stage Tuesday night for the first Georgia Senate debat...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Senate Candidate Tidies Up Economic Message For Georgia Voters

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Georgia GOP Senate candidate David Perdue has touted his background as a businessman in his race against Democrat Michelle Nunn, arguing...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Senate Candidate David Perdue Exaggerates His Father's Role Desegregating Georgia Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On March 21, Georgia GOP Senate candidate David Perdue spoke with some GOP students at Morehouse College in Atlanta. In an effort to con...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Senate Candidate David Perdue: 'Don't Worry About That Unemployment Number'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The state of the economy in Georgia has been a hot topic in the 2014 elections there, with Democrats pointing out that under the GOP gov...

Paul Blumenthal

Leaked Memo Tells Senate Candidate To Spend 80 Percent Of Her Time Raising Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 07.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A campaign strategy memo prepared for Georgia Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn last year and leaked online on Monday reveals fa...

Republicans Unload On Democratic Senate Nominee In Georgia

AP | BILL BARROW and CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY | Posted 09.25.2014 | Politics

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Republicans are on the offensive in the opening days of Georgia's Senate campaign, hammering Democrat Michelle Nunn as a rubber s...

Amanda Terkel

Chamber Of Commerce Takes Down Ad Depicting GOP Candidate As Crying Baby

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the brutal GOP Senate primary in Georgia finally over, the sparring parties are mending fences and hoping to move on. Toward that e...

GOP Senate Candidate Scoffs At Opponent's Experience Running Major Nonprofit

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

David Perdue won the Georgia Republican Senate primary over Rep. Jack Kingston Tuesday night, surprising many national Republicans after polls showed ...

Amanda Terkel

Chamber Of Commerce Attacks GOP Senate Candidate As A Crying Baby

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Georgia GOP Senate candidate David Perdue has been going hard after the Chamber of Commerce, portraying himself as the anti-establishmen...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Congressman: Congress Will Start Looking At Impeachment 'Very Seriously'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) declined to comment this week when asked whether he supports impeaching President Barack Obama, but in a radi...

Kingston, Perdue To Face Off In GOP Senate Runoff

AP | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and former Dollar General CEO David Perdue have advanced to a Republican runoff in Georgia's hotly contested ...

Kingston, Perdue To Face Off Again In Senate Runoff

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) and businessman David Perdue, the top two finishers in the Republican primary for Georgia's open Senate seat, will compete ...

Perdue Headed For Primary Runoff In Georgia Senate Race

AP | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

ATLANTA (AP) — Former Dollar General CEO David Perdue has advanced to a GOP runoff in Georgia's hotly contested Senate race that will eventually hel...

Nunn Wins Democratic Nomination In Georgia Senate Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

Georgia Democrats have selected Michelle Nunn as their nominee in the state's U.S. Senate race, the Associated Press reports. Nunn bested a field ...

Winners Emerge In Georgia Senate Primary

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

Michelle Nunn emerged victorious Tuesday night in the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga...

Michelle Nunn Wins Georgia Senate Nomination

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

Michelle Nunn has won the Democratic nomination in the race to represent Georgia in the U.S. Senate, the Associated Press reports. Nunn will face ...

Georgia Primary Puts All Eyes On Senate Races

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

A crowded Republican Senate race is taking place Tuesday in Georgia, one of six states with elections in what's being dubbed a mini-Super Tuesday. ...

Crowded Field Of GOP Senate Candidates Scrambles For Votes Before Primary

AP | CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY | Posted 07.17.2014 | Politics

BUFORD, Ga. (AP) — Candidates in Georgia's fiercely contested Republican Senate race sought votes in one of the most solidly Republican areas in the...

Groups Are Shelling Out Millions On This Fiercely Competitive 2014 Senate Race

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce shelled out $920,000 for TV and online ads promoting Rep. Jack Kingston in the crowded race for Ge...