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Election officials pin Nov. 3 optimism on beefed-up poll worker...

A record-smashing 1.5 million Georgians voted early at precincts at last count Thursday and another 872,000 cast absentee ballots by mail, both approaches encouraged...

Federal COVID aid program sending up to $55 million to Georgia...

Georgia child care providers could soon receive $240 per child from CARES Act funding, federal aid meant to relieve financial pain caused by the...

States struggle to draft COVID-19 vaccine plans without details, funding

WASHINGTON — Across the many pages of plans that state officials sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on distributing and tracking...

CDC says ‘distressing trend’ emerges in country’s new COVID outbreak

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention doctor says the nation is experiencing a "distressing trend" with COVID-19 cases increasing in nearly 75% of...

Georgia probate judges susceptible to COVID with 15 infected, three dead

Being a probate judge in Georgia has turned into a vulnerability during the pandemic. Fifteen of these Georgia judges — about 1 in 10 –...

Headed to Trump’s Macon rally? Know the COVID-19 infection risk

President Trump’s barnstorming rallies are nothing new. They still have some of the same classic rock tunes for a soundtrack. They still pack out...

Sluggish computer system a culprit in Georgia’s long early voting lines

Early County Election Supervisor Claire Moseley says she’s thankful that even with balky technology, residents in the rural southwest Georgia community aren’t dealing with...

‘Frustrating’ long lines stretch into second day of Georgia’s early voting

Gwinnett County’s Enise Deane offered a brutal assessment of how Georgia's 2020 general election is going at a Tuesday press conference intended to draw...

Election lawsuits still playing out as Georgia voters start casting ballots

A U.S. District Court judge is expected to decide Friday if Georgia's election officials need to stockpile many more emergency paper ballots at polling...

Teachers group lawsuit says school reopenings created unsafe workplace

This post was updated at 12:15 p.m. Oct. 8 to include a new statement from the state school superintendent. Georgia officials did not do enough...
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