Secretary of State Announces Postponement of Georgia Primary Election to June 9

  According to the official website, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced the postponement of the Georgia Primary Election to June 9, 2020. “This decision allows our office and county election officials to continue to put in place contingency plans to ensure that voting can be safe and secure when in-person voting begins and prioritizes … Continue reading Secretary of State Announces Postponement of Georgia Primary Election to June 9

New Fraud Task Force Announced

  Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced at a press conference, Monday April 6, 2020, a new task force to investigate allegations of fraud within the absentee voting process. "I have selected some of the state's premier law enforcement experts to fill out this team, elections experts, district attorneys and solicitors general who will … Continue reading New Fraud Task Force Announced

Georgia Primary still set for May

For now, the Georgia Primary is scheduled for May 19, 2020, according to an article published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution April 2, 2020. Governor Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger both claim they do not have the authority to postpone. The date is not likely to change soon since the Georgia General … Continue reading Georgia Primary still set for May

Absentee Ballot Applications

Due to the threat of Coronavirus, the Georgia Secretary of State’s Office will mail absentee ballot applications to registered voters. Constituents can return the applications, in the enclosed envelope, the Georgia SOS or forward it to their local voter registration offices via fax, in person, USPS and email. Check out the link below for more … Continue reading Absentee Ballot Applications

BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: MAY 5TH, 2016 MEETING

In Attendance: Margaret Jenkins (Chairwoman) Uhland Roberts (Vice Chairperson) Eleanor White, Diane Scrimpshire ..... Nancy Boren (Elections Director) New Business Voter Registration Report for month of April Voters removed from the rolls due to deaths: 69, felony convictions: 27, voter moving out of state: 13, voter moving out of county: 136. New Georgia Project meeting, presented by Director Boren … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: MAY 5TH, 2016 MEETING

BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: JANUARY 7TH, 2016 MEETING

Comments: Have a new Registration Coordinator replacing Charles Miller, named Tomika New Business: Poll worker training is January 27 - February 3, 2016. First session is January 27th through the 29th and the second session is February 1st through the third. We're training two precincts per session, and there are two sessions per day--three hours each. There … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: JANUARY 7TH, 2016 MEETING

BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: NOVEMBER 5TH, 2015

A citizen requested that the board consider moving the early voting location from Columbus Baptist Association to the Frank Chester Recreation Center. Pastor Reggie Williams of the South Columbus United Methodist Church offered his church as an early voting location. There are many individuals living in the area who do not have reliable transportation, and a … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: NOVEMBER 5TH, 2015

BOARD OF ELECTIONS MEETING, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: OCT 1ST, 2015

In attendance: Linda Parker (D) U.D. Roberts (Board Member, R) Eleanor White (Board Member, D) Nancy Bourne (Director of Elections and Voter Registration) Margaret Jenkins (Chair, D) Introduction This meeting was called to discuss precinct relocations and Sunday voting. At the next meeting, the board will discuss the Voter Registration Report. Precinct Relocation Proposals The … Continue reading BOARD OF ELECTIONS MEETING, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: OCT 1ST, 2015

BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: AUGUST 6th, 2015 MEETING

There were two separate meetings in Muscogee County today. First, the monthly board of elections meeting. Second, the public hearing on Sunday voting in Muscogee County, which about twenty (20) visitors attended. The board opened the monthly meeting by noting that, though the public wasn’t aware of this, the board had actually already approved Sunday … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, MUSCOGEE COUNTY: AUGUST 6th, 2015 MEETING