Georgia, Connecticut, Colorado and Minnesota Primary Results – Liveblog Part 2

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 10:00 pm

[Update - Michael Bennet just beat Andrew Romanoff and has been declared the winner of the Democratic primary for the US Senate race in Colorado.] The important election news so far tonight. Linda McMahon won the GOP primary for US Senate in Connecticut. Also in Connecticut, Dan Malloy beat Ned Lamont in the Democratic primary [...]

Georgia, Connecticut, Colorado and Minnesota Primary Results – Liveblogs

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 7:03 pm

We have primaries taking place in three states Colorado, Connecticut, and Minnesota. There is also a primary runoff taking place in Georgia. There is important top ticket races happening in all four states tonight. For information about all the races to watch tonight click here. Polls close at (Eastern): Georgia 7pm Connecticut 8pm Colorado 9pm [...]

CO, CT, GA, MN Primaries Today: Competitive Contests for Direction of Both Parties

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 12:50 pm

Tonight is one of the biggest nights remaining on the primary calendar, with primaries in Colorado, Connecticut, and Minnesota. There also is a primary runoff in Georgia. All four states feature important contests at the top spots on their ballots.

Georgia Primary Election Results Live Blog

By: Tuesday July 20, 2010 7:02 pm

Georgia is the only state with a primary tonight. Georgia, like several other states, requires a runoff if no candidate gets more than 50% of the vote. Georgia’s runoff is scheduled for August 10th. So what is important is not just who wins the primaries tonight, but their winning percentage and who takes second place [...]

Today’s Georgia Primary: What to Watch

By: Tuesday July 20, 2010 2:45 pm

Today’s big race is the crowded Republican primary for Governor. It almost definitely will go to an August 10 runoff, so the important thing is not just who wins tonight but who comes in second and makes it to the next round. Four Republicans–former Secretary of State Karen Handel, former Rep. Nathan Deal, Insurance Commissioner [...]

GA Gov: Palin’s Pick Leads the Pack – or Does She?

By: Friday July 16, 2010 7:01 pm

In the crowded Georgia Republican gubernatorial primary this coming Tuesday, Karen Handel has the lead, according to a new InsiderAdvantage poll of likely primary voters for WSB-TV. Sarah Palin recently endorsed Handel. The poll has Nathan Deal, John Oxendine and Eric Johnson all closely competing for the important second-place finish, because the contest almost definitely [...]

GA Gov: Former Governor Barnes Likely Dem Winner, GOP Primary Headed for Runoff

By: Thursday July 15, 2010 5:25 pm

Next Tuesday is primary day in Georgia, with the big race being the open primaries in both major parties for governor. On the Democratic side, former governor Ray Barnes is in good shape with 54 percent of the vote according to a new poll of likely voters by Mason-Dixon. He has over a thirty-point lead [...]

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