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Elections 2016
Governor
Nathan Deal

RepublicanNathan Deal

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Aug. 25, 1942
Birth Place: Millen, GA
Next Election: 2014

Nathan Deal won his May 2014 primary, he will face Jason Carter in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratJason Carter

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Jason Carter won his May 2014 primary, he will face Nathan Deal in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

Senate
John 'Johnny' Hardy Isakson

RepublicanJohn 'Johnny' Hardy Isakson

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Dec. 28, 1944
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Next Election: 2016

Johnny Isakson is not up for re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

Clarence Saxby Chambliss

RepublicanClarence Saxby Chambliss

Not seeking re-election
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Nov. 10, 1943
Birth Place: Warrenton, NC
Next Election: 2014

Saxby Chambliss is not seeking re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

Jack Heddons Kingston

RepublicanJack Heddons Kingston

No longer a candidate
Party: Republican
Birthdate: April 24, 1955
Birth Place: Bryan, TX
Next Election: 2014

Jack Kingston is not seeking re-election in Georgia's 1st Congressional District. He lost the July 2014 runoff for Georgia's Senate seat to David Perdue.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

RepublicanDavid Perdue

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

David Perdue won his July 2014 runoff, he will face Michelle Nunn in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

DemocratMary Michelle Nunn

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Michelle Nunn won her May 2014 primary, she will face David Perdue in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

House District 1

RepublicanEarl 'Buddy' Leroy Carter

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Buddy Carter won his July 2014 runoff, he will face Brian Reese in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

DemocratBrian Reese

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Brian Reese won his July 2014 runoff, he will face Buddy Carter in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

Jack Heddons Kingston

RepublicanJack Heddons Kingston

Not seeking re-election
Party: Republican
Birthdate: April 24, 1955
Birth Place: Bryan, TX
Next Election: 2014

Jack Kingston is not seeking re-election in Georgia's 1st Congressional District. He lost the July 2014 runoff for Georgia's Senate seat to David Perdue.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

House District 10
Paul Collins Broun

RepublicanPaul Collins Broun

Not seeking re-election
Party: Republican
Birthdate: May 14, 1946
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Next Election: 2014

Paul Broun is not seeking re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

RepublicanJody Hice

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Jody Hice won his July 2014 runoff, he will face Ken Dious in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

DemocratKen Dious

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Ken Dious won his May 2014 primary, he will face Jody Hice in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

House District 11

RepublicanBarry Loudermilk

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Barry Loudermilk won his July 2014 runoff, he will seek election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on July 24, 2014.)

John Phillip 'Phil' Gingrey

RepublicanJohn Phillip 'Phil' Gingrey

Not seeking re-election
Party: Republican
Birthdate: July 10, 1942
Birth Place: Augusta, GA
Next Election: 2014

Phil Gingrey is not seeking re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 12
John Jenkins Barrow

DemocratJohn Jenkins Barrow

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Oct. 31, 1955
Birth Place: Athens, GA
Next Election: 2014

John Barrow won his May 2014 primary, he will face Rick Allen in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

RepublicanRick W. Allen

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Rick Allen won his May 2014 primary, he will face John Barrow in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

House District 13
David Albert Scott

DemocratDavid Albert Scott

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: June 27, 1946
Birth Place: Aynor, SC
Next Election: 2014

David Scott won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 14
John Thomas 'Tom' Graves, Jr.

RepublicanJohn Thomas 'Tom' Graves, Jr.

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Feb. 3, 1970
Birth Place: St. Petersburg, FL
Next Election: 2014

Tom Graves won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 2
Sanford Dixon Bishop, Jr.

DemocratSanford Dixon Bishop, Jr.

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Feb. 4, 1947
Birth Place: Mobile, AL
Next Election: 2014

Sanford Bishop won his May 2014 primary, he will face Gregory Duke in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

RepublicanGregory Duke

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Gregory Duke won his May 2014 primary, he will face Sanford Bishop in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

House District 3
Lynn Acton Westmoreland

RepublicanLynn Acton Westmoreland

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: April 2, 1950
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Next Election: 2014

Lynn Westmoreland won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 4
Henry 'Hank' C. Johnson, Jr.

DemocratHenry 'Hank' C. Johnson, Jr.

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Oct. 2, 1954
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Next Election: 2014

Hank Johnson won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 5
John Robert Lewis

DemocratJohn Robert Lewis

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Feb. 21, 1940
Birth Place: Troy, AL
Next Election: 2014

John Lewis won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 6
Thomas 'Tom' Edmunds Price

RepublicanThomas 'Tom' Edmunds Price

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Oct. 8, 1954
Birth Place: Lansing, MI
Next Election: 2014

Tom Price won his May 2014 primary, he will face Robert Montigel in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratRobert G. Montigel

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Robert Montigel won his May 2014 primary, he will face Tom Price in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

House District 7
William  Robert 'Rob' Woodall, III

RepublicanWilliam Robert 'Rob' Woodall, III

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Feb. 11, 1970
Birth Place: Athens, GA
Next Election: 2014

Rob Woodall won his May 2014 primary, he will face Thomas Wight in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratThomas Wight

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Thomas Wight won his May 2014 primary, he will face Rob Woodall in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

House District 8
James Austin Scott

RepublicanJames Austin Scott

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Dec. 10, 1969
Birth Place: Augusta, GA
Next Election: 2014

Austin Scott won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 9

DemocratDavid Vogel

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

David Vogel won his May 2014 primary, he will face Doug Collins in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 9, 2014.)

Douglas 'Doug' Allen Collins

RepublicanDouglas 'Doug' Allen Collins

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Aug. 16, 1966
Birth Place: Gainesville, GA
Next Election: 2014

Doug Collins won his May 2014 primary, he will face David Vogel in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)