Georgia won't hold presidential primary on Super Tuesday

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is shifting its presidential primary to late March, leaving the group of states that vote on Super Tuesday. The primary has been set for March 24, three weeks ...

Georgia gov. sets economic development trip to South Korea

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced plans Wednesday for an economic development trip to South Korea, his first overseas trip as governor. Kemp said the trip will include...

Gillibrand: As president she'd seek to codify abortion right

ATLANTA (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand (KEER'-sten JIHL'-uh-brand) says that as president she'd seek to write into law the Supreme Court's landmark ruling that legalized a...

Opponents of Georgia abortion ban promise court challenge

ATLANTA (AP) — Opponents of a Georgia law banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected vow to take their fight from the state Capitol to the courthouse. Signed Tuesday by...

Georgia's Republican Gov. Kemp set to sign abortion ban

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp is set to sign legislation banning abortions at around six weeks of pregnancy, before many women know they're pregnant. Kemp's off...

'Heartbeat' abortion ban heads to Georgia governor's desk

ATLANTA (AP) — Watchful eyes now turn to Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp, wondering when he might sign a "heartbeat" abortion ban that he supported and helped push through. The ...

Georgia House passes 'heartbeat' abortion ban

ATLANTA (AP) — Bucking intense opposition from abortion rights groups, citizens and doctors, the Georgia House gave final approval Friday to a "fetal heartbeat" abortion ban outlawing almost all abort...

Atlanta pushing back against airport state takeover plan

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta city officials are pushing back against a proposal in the Georgia Senate for a state takeover of Atlanta's airport, one of the busiest in the world. Michael Sm...

Labor Union: Congressman had racist book displayed in office

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal labor union says some of its members found what it called a "racist book open and on display" in a Republican Georgia congressman's Washington office. The Am...

Kemp cites voter database hacking attempt, gives no evidence

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia secretary of state's office, which is run by Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp, says it is investigating an attempted hack of the state's online voter database t...

Legal decisions and a racist robocall in Georgia gov. race

ATLANTA (AP) — Last-minute legal decisions, a racist robocall and a protester wearing a giant chicken suit holding a sign that reads "too chicken to debate." These are the scenes pla...

Voting issues mark final stretch of Georgia governor's race

ATLANTA (AP) — With early and absentee voting underway ahead of the Nov. 6 election, Democrats and voting rights groups in Georgia are staging massive voter protection operations, including poll monit...

Claims of voter suppression and 'illegals' in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — The final stretch of the hotly contested Georgia governor's race is being consumed by a bitter political battle over access to the polls. Republican gubernatorial cand...

Georgia Nuclear plant gets go-ahead despite budget overages

ATLANTA (AP) — The owners of the last nuclear power plant still under construction in the U.S. say the project will continue after they resolved a disagreement about multibillion-dollar budget overage...

In Georgia, governor nominees show polar opposite parties

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Republicans tapped Brian Kemp to face Democrat Stacey Abrams in the Georgia governor's race, setting a November matchup that will test history and highlight the widening gulf be...