Politics - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

  • PoliticsMore>>

  • Towery: Runoff ADs not heating up

    Towery: Runoff ADs not heating up

     

  • With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

    With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

    Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn.
    Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn.
  • Kingston, Perdue make final pitch in Senate race

    Kingston, Perdue make final pitch in Senate race

    Georgia Republican Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue are making their final pitch to voters on the eve of Tuesday's runoff, as their volunteers make thousands of phone calls in an effort to get people to the polls.
    Georgia Republican Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue are making their final pitch to voters on the eve of Tuesday's runoff, as their volunteers make thousands of phone calls in an effort to get people to the polls.
  • Kingston, Perdue: Teamwork begins after runoff

    Kingston, Perdue: Teamwork begins after runoff

    Businessman David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston have plenty of criticisms for each other as they appeal for votes ahead of a Republican Senate primary runoff.
    Businessman David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston have plenty of criticisms for each other as they appeal for votes ahead of a Republican Senate primary runoff.
  • In Georgia, Senate hopefuls stick to conservatives

    In Georgia, Senate hopefuls stick to conservatives

    Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue want conservatives to settle the Republican Senate nomination in Georgia.
    Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue want conservatives to settle the Republican Senate nomination in Georgia.
  • Democrat Carter again asks for investigation

    Democrat Carter again asks for investigation

    The Democrat running for governor wants an investigation into whether staffers for Republican Gov. Nathan Deal broke the law by getting involved in an ethics complaint against Deal.
    The Democrat running for governor wants an investigation into whether staffers for Republican Gov. Nathan Deal broke the law by getting involved in an ethics complaint against Deal.
  • FOX 5 - InsiderAdvantage Exclusive

    Poll: Kingston leads in close primary contest with just days to go

    Poll: Kingston leads in close primary contest with just days to go

    Thursday, July 17 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-07-17 18:00:51 GMT
    Jack Kingston has a lead over his opponent David Perdue that is just outside the survey’s 'margin of error'. The “SuperPoll” which includes both telephone and online surveys of 696 likely voters in the Georgia GOP primary runoff to be held next Tuesday is weighted for age, race, and gender.
    Jack Kingston has a lead over his opponent David Perdue that is just outside the survey’s 'margin of error'. The “SuperPoll” which includes both telephone and online surveys of 696 likely voters in the Georgia GOP primary runoff to be held next Tuesday is weighted for age, race, and gender.
  • Political fallout from Deal investigation

    Political fallout from Deal investigation

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-07-15 22:47:03 GMT
    Jason Carter jumped on an opportunity Tuesday, to criticize the latest developments in the ethics investigation into Governor Nathan Deal's 2010 campaign.
    Jason Carter jumped on an opportunity Tuesday, to criticize the latest developments in the ethics investigation into Governor Nathan Deal's 2010 campaign.
  • Sources: Handel endorsing Kingston in U.S. Senate runoff

    Sources: Handel endorsing Kingston in U.S. Senate runoff

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-05-28 00:16:06 GMT
    Former Secretary of State Karen Handel will endorse Congressman Jack Kingston Wednesday in the runoff for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination, FOX 5 News has learned. The endorsement will come at a 1 p.m. news conference at Regent Partners at 3344 Peachtree Street in Atlanta. The Kingston campaign would not confirm the endorsement Tuesday evening, only saying Kingston will make a “major political announcement.” Handel finished third in last week’s primary, pulling 21.96 percent of the v...
    Former Secretary of State Karen Handel will endorse Congressman Jack Kingston Wednesday in the runoff for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination, FOX 5 News has learned. The endorsement will come at a 1 p.m. news conference at Regent Partners at 3344 Peachtree Street in Atlanta. The Kingston campaign would not confirm the endorsement Tuesday evening, only saying Kingston will make a “major political announcement.” Handel finished third in last week’s primary, pulling 21.96 percent of the v...
  • Fox News Poll: 2014 midterm elections

    Fox News Poll: 2014 midterm elections

    Friday, May 16 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-05-16 22:20:58 GMT
    The 2014 midterm elections are still six months away. But if they were held today, 43 percent of voters would back the Democratic candidate in their House district and 40 percent would support the Republican, according to the latest Fox News poll.
    The 2014 midterm elections are still six months away. But if they were held today, 43 percent of voters would back the Democratic candidate in their House district and 40 percent would support the Republican, according to the latest Fox News poll.
  • New Poll: Perdue Still Leads in GOP Senate Race; Handel and Kingston Virtually Tied for Second

    New Poll: Perdue Still Leads in GOP Senate Race; Handel and Kingston Virtually Tied for Second

    Thursday, May 8 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-05-08 19:55:40 GMT
    An InsiderAdvantage telephone poll conducted for FOX 5 and the Morris News Service shows David Perdue still in the lead in the GOP primary race for U.S. Senate with Karen Handel and Jack Kingston battling it out for a second place runoff position.  
    An InsiderAdvantage telephone poll conducted for FOX 5 and the Morris News Service shows David Perdue still in the lead in the GOP primary race for U.S. Senate with Karen Handel and Jack Kingston battling it out for a second place runoff position.  
  • New Poll: Perdue, Kingston lead crowded Senate race

    New Poll: Perdue, Kingston lead crowded Senate race

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:44:25 GMT
    A new InsiderAdvantage survey conducted for FOX 5 and the Morris News Service shows that the race for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate is a tight battle with early voting just over a week away.
    A new InsiderAdvantage survey conducted for FOX 5 and the Morris News Service shows that the race for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate is a tight battle with early voting just over a week away.
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • White House: Obama offers Netherlands condolences

    White House: Obama offers Netherlands condolences

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:42:21 GMT
    President Barack Obama and Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte (RUH'-tuh) are in agreement that Russia is still working to destabilize Ukraine.
    President Barack Obama and Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte (RUH'-tuh) are in agreement that Russia is still working to destabilize Ukraine.
  • US weighs refugee status for Central American kids

    US weighs refugee status for Central American kids

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:32:49 GMT
    The Obama administration is considering giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S. border.
    The Obama administration is considering creating a pilot program giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White...
  • Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

    Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:05:10 GMT
    Nearly 300 passengers perish when their plane is shot out of the sky. Airlines suspend flights to Israel's largest airport after rocket attacks. An airliner crashes during a storm, and yet another disappears....
    Nearly 300 passengers perish when their plane is shot out of the sky. Airlines suspend flights to Israel's largest airport after rocket attacks. Two airliners crash during storms. Aviation has suffered one of its worst...
Powered by WorldNow

1551 Briarcliff Rd., NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Main Number: (404) 875-5555
News Tips: (404) 898-0100

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices
.