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Sunday August 25th, 2019 5:21AM

Candidates making final push for votes with the General Election just around the corner

By Ken Stanford Contributing Editor
The much-talked-about midterm elections are almost at hand for northeast Georgians and people all over the country.
 
Tuesday is election day with polls in Georgia open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
 
The Hall County ballots contain contested races ranging from Governor to county school board.  Also included are the constitutional amendments and referendums that are being voted on statewide.  Sunday Brunch Alcohol Sales are on the ballot in several places in the area and Flowery Branch is holding a special election for a city council seat.

To find out more information about the upcoming election and to locate your precinct, please click here.  The AccessWDUN Voters Guide also has detailed information, including sample ballots for Hall and several surrounding counties - Banks, Barrow, Dawson, Forsyth, Gwinnett, Habersham, Jackson, Lumpkin, Rabun, Stephens, and White.

If your polling precinct is the Brenau Downtown Center, click here to find out pertinent information regarding parking in downtown Gainesville in light of ongoing construction in the area.

There was a record turnout for early voting in Hall County and the rest of the state.  Early voting in Georgia ended Friday.  Other states also reported record turnouts.

Nationwide, every seat in the U.S. House of Representatives and several U.S. Senate seats are up for grabs, with Republicans determined to hang onto the majority in both houses and Democrats making a push to take control of both.

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