Storm warnings on the right for Johnny Isakson

10:10 am Nov. 13, 2014

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson is planting his re-election flag on Monday, as no obvious challenger has presented him or herself.

Some forces on the right would like one.

The Club For Growth, a well-funded Washington group that

Georgia Democrats to conduct an ‘autopsy’ of 2014 campaign

5:49 pm Nov. 12, 2014

Imagine that you’re Moses and have just toiled up the side of Mount Sinai. But instead of a matched set of stone tablets and an H-1B visa to the Promised Land, you find this chiseled note from the Almighty:

“You’re early. Come back in another 20 years.”

This is how it feels to be a Georgia Democrat, one week after a national Republican wave poured cold water on the first step of

Johnny Isakson to announce he will seek a third term

6:00 am Nov. 11, 2014

Johnny Isakson wants there to be no doubt he’s running for re-election.

Georgia’s soon-to-be senior senator is formally announcing he will seek a third term at 11 a.m. on Monday at the state capitol. Expect Gov.

George Soros a major underwriter of Georgia voter registration drive

2:00 pm Nov. 7, 2014

In looking over the final few campaign disclosures trickling in on Election Day, one caught the eye of our AJC colleague James Salzer.

A report filed by Georgia Next, Inc., started by House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams, D-Atlanta, indicates the organization received a $500,000 check from businessman, philanthropist and Democratic financier George Soros.

That’s about 70 percent of everything Georgia Next raised this year, as of Oct. 25.

Unlike his Republican counterpart, the