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  Barber, Mac
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NameMac Barber
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Commerce, Georgia , United States
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Born June 30, 1917
DiedDecember 07, 2008 (91 years)
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Aug 26, 2016 04:05am
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InfoMac Barber resigned his position as Commissioner on May 1, 1998 to run for the office of Lieutenant Governor. Prior thereto, Barber had been elected to five terms on the Commission. During his tenure, he was recognized by the Legislature for his efforts in protecting the rights of consumers. Mr. Barber has been acknowledged on numerous occasions as an advocate for the elderly, children and the poor by organizations such as the Georgia Association of Educators, the Georgia Science and Technology Commission, Emory University�s Kappa Phi Kappa Literary Society and the National Association of Retired People. Following his resignation, Lauren "Bubba" McDonald, Jr. was appointed by Governor Zell Miller and subsequently elected to serve out the remainder of Mr. Barber�s term on the Commission.


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  11/02/2004 GA Public Service Commissioner Lost 39.52% (-17.61%)
  07/20/2004 GA Public Service Commissioner - D Primary Won 71.64% (+43.29%)
  07/18/2000 GA Public Service Commissioner - D Primary Lost 44.47% (-11.06%)
  07/21/1998 GA Lt. Governor - D Primary Lost 15.45% (-13.81%)
  11/05/1996 GA Public Service Commissioner Won 50.70% (+5.35%)
  11/06/1990 GA Public Service Commissioner Won 61.25% (+22.49%)
  07/17/1990 GA Public Service Commissioner - D Primary Won 56.16% (+32.83%)
  08/12/1986 GA Public Service Commissioner - Special D Primary Lost 34.89% (-18.01%)
  11/06/1984 GA Public Service Commissioner Won 58.56% (+17.13%)
  08/14/1984 GA Public Service Commissioner - D Primary Won 69.44% (+49.98%)
  08/10/1982 GA Lt. Governor - D Primary Lost 20.19% (-50.65%)
  11/07/1978 GA Public Service Commissioner Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/08/1978 GA Public Service Commissioner - D Primary Won 63.32% (+38.96%)
  11/07/1972 GA Public Service Commissioner Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/23/1970 GA Comptroller General - D Runoff Lost 46.33% (-7.34%)
  09/09/1970 GA Comptroller General - D Primary Won 22.92% (+0.00%)
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