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Rick Goddard is a Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 8th Congressional District (map) of Georgia. He won the Republican nomination in the July primaries and will go on to challenge incumbent Rep. Jim Marshall (D-Ga.) in the November Congressional elections.
Positions, record and controversies
Goddard is vice president of Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. 
Goddard won the Republican nomination in the July primaries and will go on to challenge incumbent Rep. Jim Marshall (D-Ga.) in the November [2008 U.S. congressional election dates|Congressional elections]]. 
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 Rick Goddard. 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
Goddard will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Goddard for Congress
1302 Watson Blvd
Warner Robins, FL 31093
Articles and resources
- 2008 U.S. congressional elections
- Portal:Georgia and the U.S. Congress
- ↑ Congress: House-keeping or House-cleaning?The Sunday Paper July 7, 2008.
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Georgia's 8th Congressional District
- ↑ Official Goddard for Congress website
- ↑ Rachel Kapochunas, "Georgia GOP Hopes Bid to Beat Democrat Marshall is Well-Based," CQ Politics, May 22, 2007.
- ↑ Shannon McCaffrey, " 5 incumbents beat back challengers in Ga. primary," Associated Press, accessed via The Washington Post July 16, 2008.
- 2008 Race Tracker page on Georgia's 8th Congressional District
- Official Goddard for Congress website
- Shannon McCaffrey, " 5 incumbents beat back challengers in Ga. primary," Associated Press, accessed via The Washington Post July 16, 2008.