A top Georgia election official said Thursday that a hand tally of ballots cast in the presidential race has been completed, and that the results affirm Democrat Joe Biden’s narrow lead over Republican President Donald Trump.
Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, positioning himself to lead a nation gripped by a historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and social turmoil.
Early voting numbers nearly double election day voting in Effingham County. But regardless of in-person, early vote, or mail in the board of elections was able to have all ballots counted by Tuesday night.
Dozens of bags of voting equipment and other necessities have been handed over to poll managers Monday afternoon at the Chatham County Board of Elections, all in an effort to make for a smooth start to Tuesday’s voting.
Georgia continues to set records for voter turnout and election participation. With just one day to go, the Secretary of State held a news conference Monday to update Georgians on the ongoing voting in the general election.
Although there are a lot of big names on the ballot for the general election this year one of the biggest items residents of Effingham County will vote on may actually be a referendum for a Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, or TSPLOST.
Republican and Democratic candidates running for U.S. House District One and Georgia House District 164 gathered at a forum hosted by the Savannah Jaycees to make sure voters know where they stand on the issues that concern them most.
Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris tussled Wednesday in the first and only vice presidential debate before the Nov. 3 election, coming as the coronavirus sidelined President Donald Trump at the White House.
The 74-year-old president and the 77-year-old former vice president are similar in age, and they share a mutual dislike. But they differ starkly in style and substance. All of that was evident from the outset.
The deadline to register to vote in South Carolina is less than two weeks away and the Board of Voter Registration in Beaufort County wants you to start thinking about what you are planning on doing for election day this November, and where you’re going to go.