ATLANTA 912 VOTING RECOMMENDATIONS*
GA PRIMARY ELECTIONS JULY 20, 2010
*Based upon adherence to the 9 principles/12 values of the 912 movement, research by our members/other 912 groups, and Q/A with the candidates at our meetings over the past year. All are fiscal conservatives advocating smaller government & common sense solutions.
STATEWIDE RACES-ALL GA VOTERS:
Governor: Karen Handel
Lt. Governor: Casey Cagle
Sec of State: Doug MacGinnitie
Atty General: Toss up: Sam Olens* or Max Wood (both good)
* Sam’s extensive experience with civil law, water issues, and keeping Cobb’s budget in line gives him an edge in our opinion.
Insurance Commish: Gerry Purcell
Labor Commish: Melvin Everson (Herman Cain/Erick Erickson endorsed)
Agriculture Commish: Gary Black
School Superintendnt: John Barge
Public Serv Commish: John Douglas
US Senator: Johnny Isakson
US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES:
1ST District: Jack Kingston / R-Incumbent (KEEP)
2nd District:* Mike Keown / THIS DISTRICT NEEDS TO FLIP to R!
SW corner of GA-Columbus, Albany, south to FL state line
3RD District: Lynn Westmoreland / R-Incumbent (KEEP)
4th District: Liz Carter (want her to unseat Hank Johnson)
5th District: Fenn Little (want him to unseat John Lewis)
6th District: Tom Price / R-Incumbent-Rock Star!! (Unopposed)
7th District: Clay Cox / R (John Linder retiring, need to keep R)
8th District: * Austin Scott / THIS DISTRICT NEEDS TO FLIP to R!
Middle of state, SE of Atlanta, includes Macon, E to Dublin, S to Moultrie
9th District: Tom Graves / R (replaced N Deal/special election, KEEP him)
10th District: Paul Broun / R-Incumbent (KEEP)
11th District: Phil Gingrey / R-Incumbent (KEEP)
12th District: * Jeanne Seaver / THIS DISTRICT NEEDS TO FLIP to R!
Middle & East GA, Augusta S to Savannah, Milledgeville/Vidalia on West
13th District: Rupert Parchment (want him to unseat David Scott)
*In order to take back the US House, GA must do its’ part to flip some D districts to R. These 3 GA districts are targeted by Americans for Prosperity as most possible flips.
Promote these R candidates to every voter you know in these 3 Districts!!
GA PRIMARY ELECTIONS JULY 20, 2010
FULTON COUNTY COMMISSION
1st District/Chairman* Steve Broadbent/R (want him to unseat John Eaves, D)
*This is the race that Mary Norwood did not qualify for
2nd District At Large Lori Henry/R (want her to unseat Robb Pitts, D)
3rd District Liz Hausmann/R (want her to take Lynn Riley’s empty seat)
Lynn running for GA State House; she says Liz is a strong conservative
4th District Tom Lowe/R Incumbent-Keep him!
5th – 7th District Only Dems running in these.
*Contact Catherine if you have recommendations on “better” Dem in each.
Georgia STATEHOUSE: METRO ATLANTA DISTRICTS
- 912 Members: IF your districts are not listed below, please do research on them and get your findings back to us, and we’ll send out to the group.
- Don’t know your districts? Go to http://www.sos.georgia.gov/MVP/Login.aspx
Georgia SENATE: ***CONTESTED RACES IN RED***
32nd District: Judson Hill/R-Incumbent (KEEP)
38th District: Beth Beskin (Only R in primary-want her to unseat Dem Horacena Tate in Nov)
39th District: NO R’s/Indeps running –Write in Debbie Moscato?
56th District: David Belle Isle (Cobb 912 backed)
38th District: Sam Teasley (only R in primary; Cobb 912 backed)
50th District: Lynne Riley (only R in primary; 1st time; Lynne was our Fulton Cty Commissioner) Milton/Alpharetta
51st District: Tom Rice/R-Incumbent (KEEP) Norcross/Gwinnett
54th District: Ed Lindsey/R-Incumbent Unopposed (Buckhead)
55th District: NO Repubs running -Write in someone?