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Stories with person: Karen Handel
  • Ga. GOP Senate hopefuls try to separate themselves 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 5:12 pm
  • GROVETOWN, Georgia - Georgia's top Republican Senate hopefuls are scrambling to prove who'd be the most conservative opponent to take on Democratic favorite Michelle Nunn in a race that will help determine which party controls the Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama's term.

  • Democrat Nunn to report $2.4M haul in GA Sen. race 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 10:11 am
  • ATLANTA - A spokesman for Democrat Michelle Nunn says she'll report about $2.4 million in contributions for the first three months of the year, her strongest fundraising quarter to date in her bid for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat.

  • Perdue apologizes to Handel for education comment 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 8:25 pm
  • ATLANTA - A candidate for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat has apologized for suggesting that his opponent's lack of a college degree makes her less qualified for the position.

  • Elder President Bush to endorse GOP nominee in Ga. 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 8:01 pm
  • WASHINGTON - President George H.W. Bush is featured in a Democrat's campaign commercial, but he plans to endorse the eventual Republican nominee in Georgia's Senate race, his spokesman said Thursday.

  • Walker dodges question about lack of degree 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 3:13 pm
  • MIDDLETON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a potential 2016 Republican candidate for president who lacks a college degree, said Wednesday he would like to complete his course work to get his diploma, but he dodged a question about whether it was necessary to run for higher office.

  • GOP Senate candidates debate port, flood insurance 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 9:22 pm
  • SAVANNAH, Georgia - Republican candidates for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat debated Saturday whether Congress has pushed hard enough for deepening the Savannah harbor and whether the federal government should keep giving homeowners a break on flood insurance.