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Election results for GA House District 2

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NORTH GEORGIA (WRCB) -

A runoff election was held Tuesday for Georgia House District 2. 

The seat was vacated by Jay Neal, (R) Chickamauga, when he accepted an appointment by Governor Nathan Deal.

A special election was held in January, but none of the three Republican candidates received the 50-percent plus one vote required to win the seat.

Tuesday, Georgia voters chose between Steve Tarvin of Chickamauga and Neal Florence of Lafayette.

Steve Tarvin wins with 1,925 votes (53.88%).   Neal Florence received 1,648 votes (46.12%)

District 2 includes part Catoosa, Walker and Whitfield counties.

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