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All about the Georgia 6th congressional district election

8:48 am Feb. 28, 2017

Much of the nation will be watching

Something different happened in November. Many conservative voters chose Hillary Clinton for president. Donald Trump only won the district by 1.5 percentage points even as GOP District 6 incumbent

Ex-Republican named head of Common Cause of Georgia

9:29 am Jun. 2, 2015

You could say Common Cause of Georgia is doubling down. The nonprofit was accused last month of purging itself of conservative-leaning members. Now the His new digs are one floor below Saxby Chambliss’ former home and

Karen Handel’s ex-campaign manager hired to save Pat Roberts in Kansas

9:44 pm Sep. 7, 2014

No pressure here – just GOP control of the U.S. Senate at stake. From

Republican operative Corry Bliss will take over day-to-day operations for Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts’ struggling reelection campaign, according to GOP sources.

Bliss was most recently campaign manager for Karen Handel’s Georgia Senate campaign. The former secretary of state finished third in the May primary, just missing a chance at the runoff.

On that campaign, Bliss worked with