Georgia

ATLANTA | In Georgia, a certification deadline and another court fight

ATLANTA— A federal judge has ordered Georgia‘s secretary of state to wait until Friday to certify the results of the midterm elections that include an unsettled race for governor and to take steps to protect provisional ballots. U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg ruled Monday that the secretary of state must not certify the results of … Continue reading ATLANTA | In Georgia, a certification deadline and another court fight

ATLANTA | With no Abrams concession, Kemp presses forward in Georgia

ATLANTA — Outgoing Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal stood before a bank of cameras and welcomed into his office a man he recognized as his successor. “The governor-elect,” Deal called Brian Kemp on Thursday, accepting his fellow Republican’s resignation as secretary of state and promising the two would begin work immediately on transition business ahead of … Continue reading ATLANTA | With no Abrams concession, Kemp presses forward in Georgia

ATLANTA | Broken voting machines, long lines under scrutiny in Georgia

ATLANTA — Malfunctioning voting machines, missing power cords and hourslong lines at the polls are being scrutinized by candidates and election officials in Georgia, where the governor’s race is undecided while votes are still being tallied. Democrat Stacey Abrams, vying to become the nation’s first female black governor, trails Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State Brian … Continue reading ATLANTA | Broken voting machines, long lines under scrutiny in Georgia

Georgia News: Governor Deal – Site Selection ranks Georgia’s business climate No. 1 for sixth straight year

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s business climate has been ranked No. 1 in the nation for the sixth consecutive year by Site Selection, a leading economic development trade publication.  According to Site Selection, Georgia is the first state to hold this ranking for six consecutive years under leadership by … Continue reading Georgia News: Governor Deal – Site Selection ranks Georgia’s business climate No. 1 for sixth straight year