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NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

KEMP DISQUALIFIES HD 151 CANDIDATE JAMES WILLIAMS

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Today Secretary of State Brian Kemp accepted an Administrative Law Judge’s order and found James Williams does not meet the qualifications to seek election in Georgia House District 151.Judge Ronit Walker of the Office of State Administrative Hearings (OSAH) released an initial decision on Wednesday stating that Mr. ... [Read More]

KEMP PREPARES FOR ELECTION DAY

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - Secretary of State Brian Kemp reminds registered Georgia voters that advance in-person voting ends Friday, May 20, 2016 for the General Primary and Nonpartisan Election on May 24, 2016. Kemp encourages all Georgia voters to get engaged and expects heavy voter turnout in these important contests.“We have ... [Read More]

KEMP HONORS TOP STUDENT AMBASSADORS

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Today Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp honored nine Carrollton High School students who were the top-achieving Secretary of State Ambassadors in Georgia this school year. Joined by several prominent Carrollton leaders for the ceremony, Kemp awarded a trophy to the students and presented high school senior Leigh Anne ... [Read More]

KEMP: NEW FEDERAL CROWDFUNDING RULES TAKE EFFECT TODAY

ATLANTA — Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp alerts Georgia’s investment community that, as of today’s date, new Securities Exchange Commission regulations take effect to permit the purchase of securities through interstate crowdfunding. Kemp encourages investors to consult online resources issued by the Financial Industry Regulatory ... [Read More]

AFTER INCUMBENT WITHDRAWS, THREE REPUBLICANS ENTER MAY 24 RACE FOR HD 68

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Three new Republican candidates have qualified for the May 24, 2016 General Primary in State House District 68. Earlier this week, the Republican Party Executive Committee voted to re-open qualifying for HD 68 on Thursday, May 11th after incumbent Representative Dusty Hightower withdrew from the race.For House ... [Read More]