On Tuesday, August 11, the most important election in years will be held in House District 80.
This election to replace retiring Rep. Mike Jacobs (R-Brookhaven) could shift the political balance at the state house.
If progressive Democrat Taylor Bennett defeats the conservative Republican J. Max Davis on August 11, the state’s right wing leadership can no longer pass unilateral constitutional amendments on issues like women’s rights, gay marriage and public education.
House District 80 is made up of precincts in north DeKalb and Fulton Counties around the cities of Brookhaven, Chamblee, Sandy Springs and Dunwoody.
Click here to find out if you are eligible to vote in House District 80 election on Tuesday, August 11
If you live in House District 80, this is the most important election you can vote in all year. The outcome of this race will not only impact your community, but could change the lives of young people, women and minorities all across our state.
ALL registered residents of House District 80 are eligible to vote in the election on Tuesday, August 11. You are allowed to vote even if you missed the special election in July.
Your vote matters more than ever on Tuesday, August 11.
View election information below.
Election Date/Time: Tuesday, August 11 (Polls open 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
Polling Places: On Election Day, polling places for each of the 19 precincts in the district will be open (11 in DeKalb and 8 in Fulton).
Find your polling place here: http://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/MVP/mvp.do
Advance Voting: Monday-Friday from July 27 to August 7 (Polls open 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Fulton Advance Location: North Fulton Annex (7741 Roswell Road Sandy Springs, GA 30350)
DeKalb Advance Location: DeKalb County Voter Registration & Elections Office (4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur, GA 30032)