Georgia statewide elections, 2008

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The Georgia statewide elections will be held on Election Day, November 4, 2008. If no candidate in a race receives a simple majority of the votes on Election Day, a run-off will be held on December 2. The primary election was held on July 15. Primary contests where no single candidate got a majority were decided in a runoff election on August 5.

U.S. Senate[edit]

2008 Georgia U.S. Senate general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Saxby Chambliss 1,867,090 49.75%
Democratic Jim Martin 1,757,419 46.83%
Libertarian Allen Buckley 128,002 3.41%
Socialist Workers Eleanor Garcia (write-in) 43 0.001%
Write-in William Salomone, Jr. 25 0.0007%

Public Service Commissioner District 1[edit]

This is a State wide race.

General Election Results[edit]

2008 Public Service Commissioner District 1 election, Georgia
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican H. Doug Everett
Libertarian John Monds

Primary Results[edit]

Republicans

Georgia Republican July Primary, 2008
Candidate Votes % ±%
H. Doug Everett 240,277 64.8
Rick Collum 130,403 35.2

Democrats

  • No candidates

Libertarians

  • John Monds

Public Service Commissioner District 4[edit]

This is a State wide race.

General Election Results[edit]

2008 Public Service Commissioner District 4 election, Georgia
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Lauren W. "Bubba" McDonald, Jr.
Democratic Jim Powell
Libertarian Brandon Givens

Primary Results[edit]

Republicans

Georgia Republican July Primary, 2008
Candidate Votes % ±%
Lauren W. "Bubba" McDonald, Jr. 188,861 52.3
Pam Davidson 172,004 47.7

Democrats

Georgia Democratic July Primary, 2008
Candidate Votes % ±%
Jim Powell 343,253 85.3
Bob Indech 59,218 14.7

Libertarians

  • Brandon Givens

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