Senate, mayoral candidates make stop in east Augusta

Augusta candidates for mayor and state Senate faced a skeptical crowd at a Thursday forum in east Augusta.
By Susan McCord

Poll shows Perdue, Deal still leading

David Perdue and Nathan Deal continue to lead in their GOP primaries in a voter survey released Thursday.
By Walter C. Jones

Gov. Deal won't debate

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal won't participate in the only primary debate to be broadcast statewide on public television.

Monday final day to register to vote May 20

Monday is the last day to register to vote in what has become one of the biggest off-season elections in Augusta history.
By Susan McCord

Mayoral hopefuls talk arts, taxes

Supporting Augusta arts programs gave five mayoral candidates different material to talk about at a forum Monday.
By Susan McCord

Commission candidates report fundraising

A shorter season seems to be making for smaller campaign war chests, especially in the Super District 10 Augusta Commission election.
By Susan McCord

Deal campaign cash reaches $3.9 million

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday reported $3.9 million in cash for his re-election bid, after raising about $84,000 in 11 days since the legislative session ended.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Georgia voter registration now online, by smartphone

Georgians with a driver's license or state-issued ID can now register to vote online or using a smartphone app.
By Susan McCord

Reports detail finances of Gov. Deal, opponents

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal, helped in large part by the sale of an auto salvage company he co-owned, has reported an improvement in his personal finances heading into a competitive re-election bid four years after questions were raised about his sizable debts.
By Christina A. Cassidy

More forums planned for candidates

Augusta voters who don't know much about the candidates running for mayor have at least five more opportunities to see them in action prior to the May 20 election.

Augusta mayoral candidate profiles

Five candidates qualified to run for Augusta mayor.
By Susan McCord

Augusta Commission candidates

Here are candidates who have qualified to run for Augusta Commission.

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