(WASHINGTON) -- Early voting in Georgia's Dec. 6 runoff kicked off Tuesday in at least one of the state's 159 counties as Democrat-led efforts to expand the election's early vote options have continued. General election vote certification on Monday by Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A judge on Tuesday overturned Georgia's six-week abortion ban, ruling that it is not constitutional. The so-called "heartbeat bill" was signed into law in 2019 by Gov. Brian Kemp but was prevented from going into effect following legal challenges. In July, three weeks after... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- A two-day trial began in Georgia Monday that will decide whether a six-week abortion ban is legal under the state's constitution. The so-called "heartbeat bill" was signed into law in 2019 by Gov. Brian Kemp but was prevented from going into effect following... Read More.
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) -- Under the Friday night TV lights and locked in a tight political battle, Georgia's Senate candidates debated for the first, and likely, only time. Incumbent Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and former football star and Republican nominee Herschel Walker met in Savannah, Georgia,... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Georgia's so-called "heartbeat law" can go into effect, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday, making the state the latest to institute a six-week ban on abortion since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade. The court additionally allowed the ban... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- May ends with another round of notable primary elections on Tuesday, this time in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia and Texas. The most-watched races will be in Georgia, with primaries for governor and the Senate. The results should give more insight into the strength of former... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The power of former President Donald Trump's endorsement and lasting influence over Republican midterm voters faces its biggest test yet on Tuesday in Georgia, where Trump and his former vice president are on opposite sides in a significant statewide race and where... Read More.
(BRUNSWICK, Ga.) -- In a state that didn't have a hate-crime law until this year and where vigilante citizens' arrests were sometimes permitted by the government, three white men are set to go on trial for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Top members of the Department of Justice last year rebuffed another DOJ official who asked them to urge officials in Georgia to investigate and perhaps overturn President Joe Biden's victory in the state -- long a bitter point of contention for former... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Georgia's eight state-operated mass vaccination sites are set to close on May 21 following "a notable decrease in demand," officials said. After this Friday, the sites will no longer give first doses of the Pfizer vaccine. Instead, they'll offer second doses of Pfizer... Read More.