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ELECTION NEWS

Georgia Secretary of State begins investigation of Florida Attorney

“Individuals attempting to undermine the integrity of Georgia’s elections will be investigated and prosecuted.”

Secretary of State investigates groups encouraging voter fraud in Georgia

ATLANTA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger launched an investigation into groups promoting fraudulent voter registration. A news release from Raffensperger's office says...

It’s the Law: Election lawsuits and legal challenges

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Attorney J Davis from James W. Davis and Associates joins 41NBC’s Shelby Coates for our weekly segment “It’s the Law.” The...

Republicans concerned Trump’s Saturday visit to Georgia could harm GOP’s chances

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP) - Some establishment Republicans are sounding alarms that President Donald Trump’s conspiratorial denials of his own defeat could threaten the party’s...

Local elections offices continue recount while preparing for runoff

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Voters have less one week to register for the January 5th runoff election. The deadline is Monday, December 7th. Many election...

Presidential election recount underway in Macon-Bibb

Unlike the audit that was completed by hand, the recount will be processed by machine.

Local elections offices prepare for third recount

It's expected to start Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Macon-Bibb Elections Supervisor comments on GA vote certification

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)— It's been a busy election season for local election offices. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger certified the election results Friday following...

Joe Biden wins Georgia, flipping the state for Democrats

Joe Biden has won Georgia and its 16 electoral votes.

Georgia official: No sign of election machine tampering

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s top elections official says a random audit of a sample of the state’s new voting machines found no evidence of...

UPDATE: Bibb County Board of Elections finishes recount

UPDATE: According to Mike Kaplan with the Bibb County Board of Elections, officials are done recounting ballots.   MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Bibb County Board of...

Georgia Secretary of State announces full hand recount of presidential vote

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia election officials have announced an audit of presidential election results that will trigger a full hand recount. Secretary of State Brad...

Georgia republican party pushes for recount by hand before certifying election results

ATLANTA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Republican representatives want 5 million ballots recounted by hand before Georgia certifies election results. U.S. Rep. Doug Collins and Georgia's Republican...

“There will be a recount”: Bibb County Board of Elections

Although the Secretary of State has not called for a recount, Elections officials prepare as they work to audit ballots.

Stacey Abrams credited for boosting Democrats in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia stands on the cusp of delivering 16 electoral votes to President-elect Joe Biden and will welcome the nation’s attention for...

US Rep. Doug Collins to lead recount team as voter fraud allegations continue

ATLANTA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - US Rep. Doug Collins will lead a recount team in the state of Georgia for the Trump campaign. The President's campaign...

GOP senator: no evidence to support Trump vote-fraud claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some Republican lawmakers are criticizing President Donald Trump’s unsupported claim that Democrats are trying to “steal” the election. One of them, Sen....

It’s the Law: Election legal battle

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Attorney J Davis from James W. Davis and Associates joins 41NBC’s Shelby Coates for our weekly segment “It’s the Law.” As...

EXPLAINER: What effect could lawsuits have on the election?

(Associated Press) -- While Americans wait to hear who will be their next president, President Donald Trump’s campaign has filed lawsuits in three key...

Georgia Secretary of State addresses election results

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is holding a news conference at 3pm at the State Capitol on the election and the work of...

Georgia judge dismisses Trump campaign lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) - A judge in Georgia has dismissed a lawsuit by the state Republican Party and President Donald Trump's campaign that asked him...

Georgia presidential count tightens in scan of last ballots

ATLANTA (AP) — Votes are still being counted in Atlanta-area counties as Americans watch from around the nation to see whether Georgia will give...

Georgia in spotlight as vote count continues

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP) - As the vote-counting continued Wednesday, people across the nation watched to see whether Georgia would finally become the swing state...

Cirrus Academy students take part in mock debate, election

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Students at Cirrus Academy Charter School in Macon took part in a mock debate ahead of the 2020 election. School...

Decision 2020: Breaking down key state, local races and election surprises

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - As the election results come in for Decision 2020, 41NBC's Shelby Coates discusses the election trends, surprises and upsets with...