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Six reasons why Republicans won big in Georgia

12:02 am Nov. 5, 2014

What was long expected to be tight elections at the top of the ticket turned into resounding victories Tuesday night for Gov. Nathan Deal and Republican Senate hopeful David Perdue.

Here’s a look at six key

As the results roll in, here are the counties to watch

7:00 pm Nov. 4, 2014

Polls are now closed in the state of Georgia, and we’re all settling in for a long night.

Fulton and DeKalb counties will be critical to the hopes of statewide candidates — and late in coming in. Until then, as you continue to refresh the AJC’s spiffy map, here are some places to watch:

The 12th Congressional District

The re-election fight for U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Augusta, is a big story in

Republican fly-around features a no-runoff vow

10:59 am Nov. 3, 2014

Augusta - The whole gang of statewide Republican candidates traversed the state today, hitting a seven-stop statewide fly around ahead of tomorrow’s Election Day.

There was no talk of Democrat Jason Carter’s “Washington math,” and only the