NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

KEMP OFFERS ADVICE ON CHARITABLE GIVING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

  ATLANTA, GA – Today Secretary of State Brian Kemp offers advice to Georgians planning to donate to charitable organizations during this year’s holiday season. Kemp wants donors to be confident that funds are solicited honestly and used for the promised purposes before making any charitable donation. “During the holiday season, individuals and families increasingly look ... [Read More]

GEORGIA SECRETARY OF STATE'S OFFICE CLOSED TO OBSERVE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

The Georgia Secretary of State’s office will be closed on Thursday, November 24, 2016 and Friday, November 25, 2016 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The office will resume normal business hours at the Atlanta, Macon, and Tifton locations from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, November 28, 2016. 

KEMP: FOUR REPUBLICANS, ONE NONPARTISAN CANDIDATE ENTER STATE SENATE DISTRICT 54 RACE

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Five candidates have qualified for the December 13, 2016 Special Election for State Senate District 54. This week, Secretary of State Brian Kemp hosted qualifying to fill the seat following Governor Deal’s appointment of former state Senator, Charlie Bethel, to Georgia’s Court of Appeals. “As shown ... [Read More]

CALL FOR SPECIAL ELECTION FOR SENATE DISTRICT 54

Notice is hereby given that a special election shall be held in Gordon, Murray, Pickens, and Whitfield counties on December 13, 2016 to fill the seat for the new term of Senator Charlie Bethel for Georgia Senate District 54. A run-off election, if needed, shall be held on January 10, 2017. Qualifying for the special election ... [Read More]

OFFICES CLOSED FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11 FOR VETERANS DAY

The Georgia Secretary of State's Office is closed Friday, November 11, 2016 to observe Veterans Day. The office will resume normal business hours at the Atlanta, Macon, and Tifton locations from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, November 14, 2016.