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April 11, 2014 12:00 AM

ERICKSON: The local primary races

Most of us do not start paying attention to primaries until June, but the Georgia GOP moved them up to May this year. They want to avoid a blood bath in the GOP Senate primary. That affects us locally. From the school board to the water authority to the Georgia House and Georgia Senate we have races galore with the primary on May 20. Never mind that we just went through a campaign season for a consolidated city-county government.

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