White clout buoyed Georgia’s Republican wave

9:52 am Dec. 16, 2014

The Georgia Secretary of State’s office just released a Overall some 1.5 million African-Americans registered to vote, making up 30 percent of the electorate. About half of them, or 743,414, voted. That’s about 28.6 percent

In a downtown Atlanta protest, geography matters

9:49 am Nov. 25, 2014

Organizers and public safety officials are preparing for a rally at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Underground Atlanta. The event was announced shortly after last night’s grand jury decision not to charge Officer Darren Wilson with the fatal

Jason Carter, Michelle Nunn confident on Election Eve

3:37 pm Nov. 3, 2014

Our AJC colleagues Aaron Gould Sheinin and Jeremy Redmon, traveleing with the Democrats, sent along the following:

MACON – Apparently, confidence is a bipartisan virtue. Jason Carter and Michelle Nunn, too, believe their campaigns end Tuesday

A ‘misinformed’ Nathan Deal on an Ebola strike force

10:37 am Oct. 20, 2014

Officially, last night’s Atlanta Press Club gubernatorial debate was scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

Nathan Deal couldn’t wait. At 5:39 p.m., his office sent out a press release announcing that the Republican governor would sign