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Georgia Midterm Election Guide

To our Georgia family,


In preparation for the midterm election on November 8, we have prepared the following state voter guide to help you navigate and prepare for Election Day: where to vote; how to vote; and what’s on your ballot. We hope you find this guide helpful!


Please use this guide and share it with people who need it. An educated voter is a smart voter! Vote Smart!


Election Guide 2022:

Georgia


Voter Registration Information:

Need to get registered, request an absentee ballot, or find your local polling place? All of that information and more can be found here: https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/voter-registration/GA


Need to contact your local election office for questions about your registration, ballot, polling place, or any other elections question? Find all their contact information here: https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/offices/GA


Elections/Candidates:


Congressional Elections: 14 seats for the U.S. House of Representatives and one seat for the U.S. Senate are up for election this year. See all the candidates running in these elections here:

https://justfacts.votesmart.org/election/2022/C/GA/2022-congressional?stageId=G

Notable races include:


Gubernatorial Elections: Stacey Abrams, Shane Hazel, and Brian Kemp are running for governor this year. See the full list of candidates running here:

https://justfacts.votesmart.org/election/2022/G/GA/2022-gubernatorial?stageId=G


State Legislature Elections: 180 seats for the Georgia House of Representatives and 56 seats for the Georgia Senate are up for election this year. See all the candidates running in these elections here:

https://justfacts.votesmart.org/election/2022/L/GA/2022-state-legislative?stageId=G


Statewide Elections: Offices for Attorney General, Secretary of State, Commissioner of Agriculture, Commissioner of Insurance, Commissioner of Labor, and State School Superintendent are up for election this year. See all the candidates running in these elections here:

https://justfacts.votesmart.org/election/2022/S/GA/2022-statewide?stageId=G


Ballot Measures:

Here are the statewide ballot measures appearing on your November ballot:

  • Public Officers; Suspension of Compensation; Felony; Provide: A resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Georgia so as to provide for the suspension of compensation for certain public officers who are suspended because of indictment for a felony; to provide for related matters; to provide for the submission of this amendment for ratification or rejection; and for other purposes.

  • https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/ballot-measure/2673/public-officers-suspension-of-compensation-felony-provide

  • Ad valorem tax; property; expand an exemption for agricultural equipment and certain farm products: A bill to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to property tax exemptions, so as to expand an exemption for agricultural equipment and certain farm products held by certain entities to include entities comprising two or more family owned farm entities; to add dairy products and unfertilized eggs of poultry as qualified farm products with respect to such exemption; to provide for a referendum; to provide for effective dates, applicability, and automatic repeal; to provide for compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

  • https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/ballot-measure/2674/ad-valorem-tax-property-expand-an-exemption-for-agricultural-equipment-and-certain-farm-products

  • Georgia Temporary Property Tax Change for Disaster Areas Amendment: A resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Georgia so as to provide that county and municipal governing authorities shall be authorized to grant temporary tax relief to properties severely damaged or destroyed as a result of a disaster and located within a nationally declared disaster area; to provide for related matters; to provide for the submission of this amendment for ratification or rejection; and for other purposes.

  • https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/ballot-measure/2735/georgia-temporary-property-tax-change-for-disaster-areas-amendment

  • Georgia Timber Equipment Exempt from Property Taxes Measure: A bill to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to property tax exemptions, so as to provide for a state-wide exemption from all ad valorem taxes for timber equipment and timber products held by timber producers; to provide for a referendum; to provide for effective dates, applicability, and automatic repeal; to provide for compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

  • https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/ballot-measure/2756/georgia-timber-equipment-exempt-from-property-taxes-measure


See the full list of all 2022 national statewide ballot measures here: https://justfacts.votesmart.org/elections/ballot-measures/2022



Happy Election Season!


The Vote Smart Team

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