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It's election day in (parts of) Georgia


It's Election Day in (parts of) Georgia.

There's a Republican runoff in the 3rd congressional District that's attracted more than $2 million in outside money. Check out our race primer here.

Chairman Tim Lee is fighting for his seat on the Cobb County commission in a race that's essentially a referendum on the new Braves stadium. Read our interviews with Lee and opponent Mike Boyce, a Marine Corps veteran.

There are also a slew of other local races, including for DeKalb tax commissioner and several seats in the state legislature.

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Voter information can be found here. Check back to Political Insider and myajc.com throughout the night for full results.


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Tamar Hallerman is The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Washington correspondent, covering Congress, federal agencies and other government activities that impact Georgia.