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Jim Martin is the Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the Senate in Georgia. He is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.). Because no candidate received 50% of the vote in the July Democratic primary elections, Martin defeated Vernon Jones in a runoff which will take place on August 5, 2008. 
Positions, record and controversies
Martin is the Democratic nominee to challenge Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) in the 2008 congressional elections.  Because no candidate received 50% of the vote in the July Democratic primary elections, Martin defeated Vernon Jones in a runoff which will take place on August 5, 2008. 
Money in politics
This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.
The following is drawn from government records of campaign contributions to Jim Martin. Campaign contributions are one of the most direct conduits for influencing members of Congress. How to use this information.
Campaign contribution data could not be found.
Committees and affiliations
Martin will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Martin for Senate Campaign Website
404-347-9766 • email@example.com
P.O. Box 7219 • Atlanta, Georgia 30357
Articles and resources
- 2008 U.S. congressional elections
- Portal:Georgia and the U.S. Congress
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Georgia 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers", August 6, 2008
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Georgia's Senate Race