In news sure to send shock waves through Georgia’s political establishment, the Georgia Democratic Party notified Secretary of State Brian Kemp that only one Democratic candidate will appear on the ballot in next year’s Presidential Preference Primary: Barack Obama.
Secretary of State Kemp Announces Receipt of Presidential Preference Primary Candidate Name from the Democratic Party of Georgia
Atlanta – Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced today that the Executive Committee of the Democratic Party of Georgia has submitted a letter indicating the candidate whose name will appear on the March 6, 2012 Democratic Presidential Preference Primary Ballot. The candidate’s name is Barack Obama.
As one political insider put it: “Didn’t see that coming.”
A Google search of the name “Barack Obamna” yielded only 191,000,000 results in 0.32 seconds. How the Democratic Party of Georgia expects to compete against the Republicans with such a little known candidate is unclear at this time.