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  Ralston, David
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NameDavid Ralston
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Blue Ridge, Georgia , United States
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Born March 14, 1954 (65 years)
ContributorJoshua L.
Last ModifedRob Ritchie
Dec 28, 2017 12:36pm
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InfoBorn March 14, 1954 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia
Married to Jane B. Ralston
Two Children - Elizabeth and Matt
Gilmer High School
North Georgia College & State University; University of Georgia Law School - B.A. Political Science, J.D.
Attorney
Public Office


Elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2002
Served in Georgia State Senate 1993-1999 - Republican Nominee for Attorney General of Georgia 1998
Community Involvement


Past President, Fannin County Chamber of Commerce
Past President, Blue Ridge Moutain Arts Association


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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 14, 2019 09:00pm News Alleged victims say powerful Georgia lawmaker repeatedly delays cases  Article RBH 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 0.00000 Average

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RACES
  01/14/2019 GA Speaker of the House Won 94.19% (+88.37%)
  11/06/2018 GA State House 007 Won 84.34% (+68.69%)
  05/22/2018 GA State House 007 - R Primary Won 74.10% (+48.19%)
  01/09/2017 GA Speaker of the House Won 96.57% (+93.14%)
  11/08/2016 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/24/2016 GA State House 007 - R Primary Won 66.04% (+32.07%)
  01/12/2015 GA Speaker of the House Won 96.59% (+93.18%)
  11/04/2014 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/20/2014 GA State House 007 - R Primary Won 64.76% (+29.53%)
  01/14/2013 GA Speaker of the House Won 89.89% (+79.78%)
  11/06/2012 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/31/2012 GA State House 007- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/03/2011 GA Speaker of the House Won 93.96% (+87.92%)
  11/02/2010 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/20/2010 GA State House 007- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/11/2010 GA Speaker of the House Won 66.67% (+33.33%)
  12/17/2009 GA Speaker of the House - R Caucus Vote Won 53.40% (+6.80%)
  01/03/2009 GA Speaker of the House Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
  12/17/2008 GA Speaker of the House - R Caucus Vote Lost 25.00% (-50.00%)
  11/04/2008 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/15/2008 GA State House 007- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2006 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/18/2006 GA State House 007- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 GA State House 007 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/20/2004 GA State House 007 - R Primary Won 59.60% (+19.20%)
  11/05/2002 GA State House 006 Won 75.24% (+50.47%)
  11/03/1998 GA Attorney General Lost 45.29% (-5.60%)
  08/11/1998 GA Attorney General - R Runoff Won 62.23% (+24.46%)
  07/21/1998 GA Attorney General - R Primary Won 27.06% (+0.47%)
  11/05/1996 GA State Senate 51 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1994 GA State Senate 51 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/03/1992 GA State Senate 51 Won 59.05% (+18.09%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  05/22/2018 GA Governor - R Primary Lost 0.00% (-39.01%)
  07/20/2010 GA Attorney General - R Primary Lost 0.00% (-39.86%)
ENDORSEMENTS
GA State House 131 - R Primary - May 22, 2018 R Johnnie L. Caldwell, Jr.
GA State House 008 - R Primary - May 22, 2018 R Mickey Cummings
GA Amendment 2: Additional Sex Crimes Penalties - Nov 08, 2016 YES Yes
GA Amendment 3: Replace Judicial Qualifications Commission - Nov 08, 2016 YES Yes
GA Amendment 4: Fireworks Tax Revenue - Nov 08, 2016 YES Yes
GA Amendment 1: Opportunity School District - Nov 08, 2016 YES Yes
GA US Senate - R Primary - May 24, 2016 R Johnny Isakson
GA District 09 - R Primary - Jul 31, 2012 R Doug Collins
GA Insurance Commissioner - R Primary - Jul 20, 2010 R Tom Knox
GA District 7 - R Primary - Jul 20, 2010 R Clay Cox
GA Secretary of State - R Primary - Jul 20, 2010 R Brian Kemp
GA Governor - R Primary - Jul 20, 2010 R Nathan Deal