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Who will replace the late Charlie Norwood?

June 6, 2007

Representative Norwood died on February 13, 2007, and his office became vacant the next day. The staff of the vacant office will continue to assist constituents who have cases pending with the office.  

Ten candidates qualified and paid the qualifying fee of $4,950 for the special election to be held on Tuesday, June 19. If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, a run-off election will be held Tuesday, July 17.

The following candidates qualified and will be placed on the ballot in alphabetical order:

Paul Broun
1221 Knob Creek Dr.
Athens, GA 30606

 

Party Affiliation: Republican

Denise Freeman
1056 Freeman-Starks Dr.
Tignall, GA 30668

 

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Bill Greene
2431 Sahale Falls Ct.
Braselton, GA 30517

 

Party Affiliation: Republican

James Marlow
1153 Apalachee Dr.
Lincolnton, GA 30817

 

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Mark Myers
6419 Centerville Rosebud Rd.
Loganville, GA 30052

 

Party Affiliation: Republican

Evita Paschall
4352 Azalea Dr.
Evans, GA 34804

 

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Nate Pulliam
2314 Benji Blvd, S.E.
Conyers, GA 30013

 

Party Affiliation:  Republican

Jim Sendelbach
2675 N. Lakeview Dr., SW
Conyers, GA 30094

 

Party Affiliation: Libertarian

Erik M. Underwood
1656 Stokes Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30310

 

Party Affiliation: Republican

Jim Whitehead
4275 Silverlake Dr.

Evans, GA 30809

 

Party Affiliation: Republican

 The election will be held in the following counties: Banks, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Greene, Habersham, Hart, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Wilkes, and part of Richmond.

The election is a non-partisan special election with no party primary.  However, each candidate's party affiliation will be listed on the ballot.

Polls will be open from 7:00 am until 7:00 PM on Tuesday, June 19, 2007. There are 322 precincts in the 10th Congressional District.