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Revision as of 09:34, 2 May 2014


Georgia Gubernatorial Election

Primary Date:
May 20, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Nathan Deal Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Nathan Deal Republican Party
Nathan Deal.jpg

Georgia State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Governor Lieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Superintendent, Insurance Commissioner, Agriculture Commissioner, Labor Commissioner, Public Service Commissioner

Current trifecta for Republicans
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State executive offices in Georgia
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The Georgia gubernatorial election will take place on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Nathan Deal (R) is eligible for re-election. The winner of the election will serve a 4-year term in office.

Georgia is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]


Note: The following list of candidates is not official and will continue to be updated until the 2014 candidate filing deadline. Candidates will be added as we come across them prior to the deadline. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.

General election

Republican Party Nathan Deal - Incumbent Green check mark transparent.png[4]
Democratic Party Jason Carter - State Senator[5]
Libertarian Party Andrew Hunt - Businessman and geologist[6]

Lost in the primary

Republican Party John Barge - State Superintendent of Schools[7][8]
Republican Party David Pennington - Mayor of Dalton[9]


Georgia Governor - 2014 Republican primary
Poll Nathan Deal David PenningtonUndecidedMargin of ErrorSample Size
Better Georgia Poll
(May 7-9, 2013)
Public Policy Polling
(August 2-5, 2013)
AVERAGES 62% 14.5% 24% +/-4.3 871.5
Note: The polls above may not reflect all polls that have been conducted in this race. Those displayed are a random sampling chosen by Ballotpedia staff. If you would like to nominate another poll for inclusion in the table, send an email to editor@ballotpedia.org.

Campaign media

Nathan Deal

One - posted 11/8/13

Goal - posted 5/1/14

David Pennington

David Pennington for Governor 2014 campaign ad - Posted to YouTube Nov. 2013

See also

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