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Super Tuesday Results – Romney Wins 6, Santorum Wins 3, Newt Wins 1

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Georgia, Idaho, Massachusetts, Newt, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Republicans, Romney, Ron Paul, Santorum, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia

Let’s run down the numbers… Georgia – 76 delegates Gingrich – 42 Romney – 13 Santorum – 2 Ohio – 66 Romney – 35 Santorum – 21 Tennessee – 58 Santorum – 25 Romney – 10 Gingrich – 8 Virginia – 43 Romney – 43 Oklahoma – 43 Santorum – 14 Romney – 13 Gingrich […]

March 7th, 2012 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

VP Biden Visits Ukraine and Georgia

By Jennn Fusion | Related entries in Biden, Georgia, Veep

Some people say “a vice president is just a vice president,” that a visit from a #2 isn’t all that big a deal. However, it seems that Vice President Biden’s current trip has important meanings for all involved. While it may not be as big a deal as a visit from Obama himself, sending the […]

July 20th, 2009 | Permalink| No Comments »

Saxby Chambliss Wins Georgia Senate Runoff

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Georgia

The Democrat’s dream of a supermajority is dead, at least until 2010. Also, Saxby Chambliss has the world’s biggest left hand. From CNN: Chambliss, a freshman Republican senator, was projected to win more than 50 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s rematch against Democrat Jim Martin. The election is playing off the results of November […]

December 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Former Ambassador Says Georgia Started Russia/Georgia Conflict

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Foreign Policy, Georgia, Russia, War

Keep in mind that the following is coming from a critic of the Georgian administration, but he was an insider and he also went before his own government to give his assessment of the situation. From BBC: Erosi Kitsmarishvili, a former envoy to Russia, was testifying at a parliamentary commission hearing into the war the […]

November 27th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

McCain Wins Alabama and Georgia

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Georgia, McCain

No surprises here, although Georgia was seen as a possible landslide indicator for Obama. Georgia has 15 electoral votes. Alabama has 9. Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

Early Voting Reality In Georgia

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Georgia, McCain, Voting

This from FiveThirtyEight… If there is one shocker on election night in the presidential race, cast your eyes to Georgia. 1,994,990 people voted early in Georgia. 3,301,875 total voted in Georgia’s presidential race in 2004. We may be headed for something completely unexpected tonight. Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Watch Georgia On Tuesday

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Georgia, McCain, Polls

More trend lines from Pollster.com, and it looks like McCain will be able to hold onto this state barely. Here’s Chuck Todd’s take… Has this state really slipped into the toss-up category? Possibly. A few years ago, I asked a smart Democratic demographer which states could become competitive if the party could maximize voter registration […]

November 1st, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

TIME/CNN: McCain, Obama Split Battlegrounds

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Missouri, Polls, Virginia

The big news here is that Colorado is really starting to turn blue, and nearly every news organization has changed it to lean Obama. Because while wins in Georgia and Missouri would be nice, Obama doesn’t need them. But he does need wins in Colorado, Virginia and Nevada if he doesn’t want to worry about […]

October 29th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

MSNBC Profiles Bob Barr

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barr, Georgia, New Hampshire, Video

Is Barr this year’s Nader? Probably not because this doesn’t appear to be a close call. However, he could definitely siphon off crucial votes in New Hampshire and Georgia. So, will Barr help bring about an Obama landslide? Tweet

October 28th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Georgia: McCain Leads By 6

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Georgia, McCain, Polls

Mason/Dixon McCain – 49% Obama – 43% It’s pretty astonishing that Georgia is even in leaners column at this point. This state hasn’t gone blue since 1976. And with early voting seemingly favoring Dems, McCain has a fight on his hands that he most likely never anticipated. In fact, a recent poll showed Obama with […]

October 27th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »