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Month: April 2010

Apr 27
2010

Marietta Daily Journal: Candidates emerge for July primary

by Jon Gillooly jgillooly@mdjonline.com 04.26.10 – 11:00 pm MARIETTA – The first day of qualifying for the July 20 primary election ballot brought few candidates out at the local level Monday, although the deadline is not until noon Friday. Cobb Republican Party Chairman Scott Johnson said five Republicans qualified for local races. They are incumbent […]

Apr 25
2010

Marietta Daily Journal: Cobb House, Senate races heat up

by Jon Gillooly jgillooly@mdjonline.com 04.24.10 – 11:00 pm MARIETTA – Qualifying begins Monday for candidates intending to challenge Cobb’s five state senators and 14 state representatives. Candidates must qualify in person at the state Capitol between 9 a.m. Monday and noon Friday, paying a qualifying fee of $400. Both state representatives and state senators earn […]

Apr 13
2010

Marietta Daily Journal: Around Town: This time of year, it’s Politics, Politics

Around Town: This time of year, it’s Politics, Politics by Otis Brumby, Bill Kinney, Joe Kirby Around Town columnists 04.12.10 – 11:00 pm POLITICAL PATTER: GOP Attorney General candidate Sam Olens of east Cobb will host a 100 Days Until Primary Kickoff free BBQ/Picnic on Sunday from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at East Cobb Park, […]

Apr 07
2010

Shepherd Continues to Show Strength During Latest Reporting Period

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 7, 2010 Shepherd Continues to Show Strength During Latest Reporting Period Raises Nearly $21,000; 87% of Contributions $100 or Less (MARIETTA) — Jason Shepherd, Republican candidate for State House District 37, announced today that his campaign will report a total of $20,875 raised as of the end of the […]