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Georgia 2018: Where the candidates for governor stand on the issues

Georgia 2018: Where the candidates for governor stand on the issues

Georgia voters are set to elect a new governor in 2018.  Stacey Abrams --  the former House minority leader -- won the Democratic nomination. Secretary of State Brian Kemp win the Republican nomination.  Learn about how the candidates plan to take on the major issues facing the state.  Brian Kemp: Plans to put a cap on state spending, adjusted for growth and inflation, cut...
Inside the Georgia governor election 2018

Inside the Georgia governor election 2018

See how the race for Georgia governor is shaping up.  Monitor the latest polls, expert predictions and funding reports in the race between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp.  The polls show a tight race as every survey has the race within the margin of error. Stay tuned for more polls, including one from the AJC. Not every poll offers Libertarian candidate Ted Metz as a choice...
Georgia 2018: A look at the ads of the campaign for governor

Georgia 2018: A look at the ads of the campaign for governor

With polls showing a close race for Georgia Governor, the candidates will be looking to convince every voter to choose them at the ballot.  Ads on TV and online become important ways for the candidates to get their message out. But political ads have sometimes been known to stretch their case or gloss over relevant context. Politically Georgia is aiming to documents the notable ads of the race...
Georgia 2018: Meet Brian Kemp, Republican nominee for governor

Georgia 2018: Meet Brian Kemp, Republican nominee for governor

The race for Georgia Governor in 2018 is wide open as Gov. Nathan Deal is set to depart the office after two terms.  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is profiling candidates for governor.  Brian Kemp - The Secretary of State routed Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle in a runoff for the GOP nomination thanks a to secret recording and endorsement from President Donald Trump. Kemp has put law and...
Georgia 2018: Meet Stacey Abrams, Democratic nominee for governor

Georgia 2018: Meet Stacey Abrams, Democratic nominee for governor

The race for Georgia Governor in 2018 is wide open as Gov. Nathan Deal is set to depart the office after two terms.  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is profiling candidates.  Stacey Abrams - She won the Democratic primary over Stacey Evans. The former House minority leader with a national profile, is looking to become the first black woman elected governor in the nation. Her campaign...